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The Interview Lab is an interactive meetup for you to learn about and practice interviewing techniques for jobs outside of academia. Learn what employers are looking for in an interview and how to handle a variety of behavioral questions. We’ll discuss and practice how to market the many skills and experiences you’ve gained during your graduate studies or postdoc and you will work with peers to develop the questions you want to ask. Note: this is a general workshop on behavioral fit interviewing, and will not cover specific interview types like technical and case interviews.
Do you know your value add to the company? How do you prepare to negotiate your job offer? This session will review tips for negotiating your job offer, identify resources to help you prepare, and share ideas on what to negotiate apart from your salary. A Career Coach is available to answer your questions. Location: BEAM, 563 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford , CA - 1st Floor Conference Room
This workshop series is designed for Stanford graduate students interested in learning more about and developing their skills in community-engaged scholarship and community-based research. Invited speakers include leaders and practitioners across disciplinary fields. Sessions will be held over lunch. Please check the website for location confirmation: haas.stanford.edu.
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Thriving as a Community Engaged Scholar: A Professional Development Series for Graduate Students is a series designed for Stanford graduate students interested in exploring both academic (tenure-line) and alternative academic career paths with a focus on community-engaged research.
November Focus: Publishing, Presenting, and Finding Funding for Community-Engaged Research
In this session, Dr. Antero Garcia will provide guidance and answer questions about publishing and presenting research and finding funding as a community engaged scholar.
Join the Gear Up for Social Science Data Extravaganza in Green Library for a talk by Jerry Hansen.
Learn how the data from the Gallup US Daily Tracking and World Polls can uniquely enrich your research. A variety of time series plots and cross-tabs from these two polls can be viewed via Stanford Libraries’ subscription to Gallup Analytics.
Data Demo by Claudia Engel at 2019 Gear Up for Social Science Data Extravaganza
The goal of reproducible research is to improve scholarship by documenting data, code, and methods so results can be replicated and be subjected to scrutiny. R supports reproducible research through the creation of documents that combine content and code. This session will provide an overview of how to generate these documents and review some of the relevant R packages.
Gear UP for Social Science Data Talk by Emi Lesure
Data Demo for Qualitative Data Research: NVivo, Taguette, Python
Do you have “unstructured data” (e.g., government documents, interview transcripts, site videos) that you want to analyze qualitatively? Are you unsure about which tools fit your needs (small or large dataset, solo or team project) and how to use them?
The What Matters to Me and Why series encourages reflection within the Stanford community on matters of personal values, beliefs, and motivations in order to better understand the lives and inspirations of those who shape the University.
All are welcome. Feel free to bring your lunch.
Srinija Srinivasan '93, Co-founder of Loove and Vice-Chair of the Stanford Board of Trustees
Learn why LinkedIn is an essential personal branding tool, and explore strategies to utilize the job search, professional networking, and more. Be sure to bring your laptop to work on your profile and try a few new strategies out.