Pathways to Success offers free development opportunities for graduate students including workshops in Academic Integrity, Research, Graduate Grantsmanship, Graduate Teaching, Professional Development, and Personal Development. 

    Participants
    • Master's Students
    • Doctoral Students
    • Postdoc
     
    Skills Emphasized
    • Communication and presentation
    • Academic writing and publishing
    • Research ethics and compliance
    • Preparation for teaching
    • Job search and networking
    • Leadership
    • Entrepreneurship
    Services Offered
    • Workshops
    • Faculty panel presentations
    • Guest presentations
    External Partners
    • Private companies/industry
    University Collaborations
    • Research and commercialization office
    • Writing center
    • Teaching and learning center
    • University libraries
    • Career services
    • Counseling and psychological services
    • Center for women faculty
    • Faculty with specialized research areas that apply

     

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