Graduate School
Graduate School

Graduate Professional Development Workshops

The Graduate School collaborates with academic and student affairs offices across campus to offer a range of workshop opportunities aimed at preparing students for academic and career success.  These workshops are designed to equip students with knowledge, skills, and competencies in the areas of written and oral communication, research, teaching, leadership, and career and professional development.

New Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) Orientation

If you are going to teach a lab, studio, or course in Spring 2018 or Summer 2018, this workshop is for you!  Learn the basics of teaching at ECU including rules and regulations, policies, and best practices for effectiveness in advising & in the classroom.


FUTURE DATES FOR New Graduate Teaching Assistant Orientation

July 30 (8:30 - 3:00) Walk-Ins Welcome - Come Join Us! (Student Recreation Center, Main campus, Room 202)

December 13 (8:30 - 3:00) Registration Location: Mendenhall Student Center, Room 221


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Mediasite Link

Mediasite Link

2/9/2016Scholarly WritingMediasite Link
2/16/2016Advanced ResearchMediasite Link
2/23/2016Synthesizing Your Literature ReviewMediasite Link
2/26/2016Interviewing for Academic PositionsMediasite Link
2/29/2016Teaching at the Community CollegeMediasite Link
3/1/2016Copyright and Scholarly CommunicationMediasite Link
3/18/2016Interviewing for Post-Graduate School Jobs (Non-Academic)Mediasite Link
RecordedVIREO - Electronic Thesis/Dissertation WorkshopMediasite Link
Scholarly Writing at the Graduate Level - Joyner
Mediasite Link - Joyner
Prezi Presentation

Grant Writing Series: Funding Dissertation/Thesis Research: How Do I write a Grant

Mediasite Link
10/25/2016Grant Writing Series: Using SPIN and the Foundations Database  Mediasite -- SPIN Funding Database
Mediasite -- Foundations Directory Database
Mediasite -- Fellowship Finder Database
11/3/2016Grant Writing Series: Reading & Interpreting an RFP (Request for Proposals) Mediasite Link
1/30/2017Perfecting your Personal StatementPresi Link


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