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2018-2019 Events

Mentor Orientations

Tuesday, September 18 and Wednesday, September 19
3:30-4:45pm, GC 355 (MMC)
Hosted by Dr. Suzanna Rose, AWED associate provost, and Dr. Leslie Frazier, AWED faculty fellow

 

Mentor Program Lunch Meeting

Wednesday, October 3 and Thursday, October 4
Noon-1:30pm, Faculty Club (MMC)
Hosted by Dr. Suzanna Rose, AWED associate provost, and Dr. Leslie Frazier, AWED faculty fellow

  

Writing Workshop (Session I): Rigor, Reproducibility, and Transparency - The Role of Writing in Responsible Conduct of Research

Tuesday, October 23
3:00-5:00pm, MARC 335 (MMC)
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Joanna Johnson
Co-sponsored by the Office for Research & Economic Development

This talk will examine causes of irreproducibility and make practical suggestions to improve writing in the sciences.

Recognizing the importance of reproducibility, the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) recently presented a third-place Innovation in Research and Research Education Award to Johnson and Goodman for their collaborative project, “Writing Prose and Writing Code.”
Please RSVP here by Friday, October 19, 2018

  

Strategies that Foster an Inclusive and Equitable Learning Environment: Understanding CECE Results & Implications 

Monday, October 29
Noon-2:00pm (boxed lunch will be provided) GC-355 (MMC) | WUC-159 (BBC)
Researchers from the Culturally Engaging Campus Environments (CECE) project will provide an overview of FIU survey results. To register, login to professionaldevelopment.fiu.edu and browse by department > Student Affairs to find the event.
Friday, November 2
Noon-2:00pm (lunch will be provided), AHC4-402 (MMC)
This panel brings together faculty members who have been successful in securing NEH and Foundation grants to fund their research. Panelists include Jessica Adler (History & Health Policy and Management), Nathaniel Cadle (English), Heather Russell (English), and Martha Schoolman (English).
Please RSVP here by Wednesday, October 31, 2018

  

Finding Funding

Friday, November 9
10:00-11:00am, MARC 412 (MMC)

 

Innovations Presentation (Session II)

Wednesday, November 14
12:00-1:30pm, MARC 335 (MMC)
Keynote Speakers: Bob Hacker and Kate Sackman
Co-sponsored by the Office for Research & Economic Development
Leaders from StartUP FIU will guide participants through an in-depth exploration of innovation and opportunities for commercialization. Lunch will be provided.
Please RSVP here by Monday, Nov. 11, 2018