Workshops: Career Development Program: Skype Interviews, Monday, 2/26, 3:30-5pm

Monday, 2/26, 3:30-5pm


Please join us for the following workshops in February:
  • Career Development Program: Skype Interviews, Monday, 2/26, 3:30-5pm
  • Remote interviews are becoming an increasingly common part of the academic job hunt. In this session, participants will get to practice doing interviews via Skype with faculty in remote locations. Participants will be given feedback from the interviewing faculty about how they presented themselves and ways in which they could improve their performance. To participate in this session, participants must rsvp and provide a CV and the written call for a specific job by February 24th. Participants will be matched with faculty who will conduct the interviews remotely. Participants must be present in Russell 306 to take part in this session. Christine Baron is an Assistant Professor of Social Studies and Education is a former high school history teacher and museum educator. Dr. Baron’s research focuses on examining historical thinking related to non-traditional texts and teaching and learning. Haeny Yoon is an Assistant Professor of Early Childhood in the Department of Curriculum and Teaching. Her work focuses on the intersection of play, literacy, and curriculum in classroom spaces. James E. Purpura is Professor of Linguistics and Education in the Department of Arts and Humanities. His research focuses on language assessment with specific interests in L2 test validation, the assessment of grammar and pragmatics, the cognitive underpinnings of L2 test performance, and learning-oriented assessment approaches to scenario-based assessment in classroom and large scale assessment contexts. This workshop is part of the Careeer Development Program, designed for doctoral students in Arts and Humanities and Curriculum and Teaching. Other TC students may attend on a first come, first serve basis. Please rsvp by Saturday, February 24th with your interest and details. Where: 306 Russell
  • Career Development Program: On Campus Interviews, Monday, 2/5, 3:30-5pm
  • In this session we will discuss the peculiarities the On Campus interviews for academic positions. We will discuss who you will meet, how to prepare, and how to avoid the pitfalls of these interviews. Christine Baron is an Assistant Professor of Social Studies and Education is a former high school history teacher and museum educator. Dr. Baron’s research focuses on examining historical thinking related to non-traditional texts and teaching and learning. Haeny Yoon is an Assistant Professor of Early Childhood in the Department of Curriculum and Teaching. Her work focuses on the intersection of play, literacy, and curriculum in classroom spaces. James E. Purpura is Professor of Linguistics and Education in the Department of Arts and Humanities. His research focuses on language assessment with specific interests in L2 test validation, the assessment of grammar and pragmatics, the cognitive underpinnings of L2 test performance, and learning-oriented assessment approaches to scenario-based assessment in classroom and large scale assessment contexts. This workshop is part of the Careeer Development Program, designed for doctoral students in Arts and Humanities and Curriculum and Teaching. Other TC students may attend on a first come, first serve basis. Please rsvp by Friday, February 2nd with your interest and details. Where: 306 Russell
  • Good Housekeeping: Managing Your Course Reserves, Tuesday, 2/6, 3-4pm
  • This practical workshop covers how how to place requests for materials (journal articles, chapters, books, and more), assign deputies, and manage your readings, with an overview of copyright essentials and other FAQ so that your semester is off to a good start. It also overs general navigation of the Course Reserves system, so that everyone can keep house and stay up to speed with required readings. As preparation, please check our our rhizr on Course Reserves and come with your questions! Where: 302 Russell Please rsvp by Monday, February 5th with your details. Where: 302 Russell
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