Academic Job Search: Crafting Persuasive Research Statements (PhDs & Postdocs)
Thursday, October 25, 2018 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
BEAM, Stanford Career Education Second Floor Conference Room - BEAM, Stanford Career Education BEAM, Stanford Career Education Stanford University, 563 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford, CA 94305
When applying to faculty positions, your research statement must convince a hiring committee that your research is timely, important, feasible and fundable. Dr. Megan Shields Formato, of the Hume Center for Writing and Speaking, will review examples of successful research statements and lead exercises to help you explain your projects in concise, non-specialist language.