Application Deadline: Friday, Feb. 19, 2016
What are some ways to reduce over-complexity in your scholarly writing? What is "prewriting" and "writing blind" and how can they help you write more effectively with less effort. These and other approaches will be discussed with two professional guests that have had a great deal of experience in helping PhD students improve their writing.
- Anna Schultz, Music Department
- Andrea Lunsford, professor emerita, English
Academic Chats are monthly lunch-time discussion groups for graduate students who are considering a career as a faculty member. Chats are an opportunity to learn from and share experiences with others who are preparing for or launching their career as a professor.
Offered throughout the academic year, each Academic Chat focuses on a specific topic and features guest speakers from Stanford and local colleges.
- Career Development
- Exploring career options
- Developing job search skills