Brown University School of Engineering

Demystifying the PhD Experience

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 8:30am - 11:00am
108 Rhode Island Hall

Brown's IMSD Program will offer a 5-part training module on "Demystifying the PhD Experience" on August 22-25 (T-F), 8:30am- 11:00am in Room 108, Rhode Island Hall and August 28 (M), 5:00pm- 7:30pm. Become aware of and develop strategies to recognize, implement and fully integrate the academic and non- academic skills required to succeed in Graduate School. Cultivate traits and skills that will demonstrate flexibility, the capacity to work with others and to change and adapt to work environments in an academic hierarchy. Content is geared towards beginning and early year students in the biomedical and behavioral sciences who are preparing for the preliminary examination, thesis-writing process and dissertation defense. Instructors: Andrew G. Campbell, Bjorn Sandstede, and Marlina Duncan. Senior Scholar: TBD. Advanced registration required at: