Brown University School of Engineering

IMSD Training Module: Demystifying the PhD Experience

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

8:30am - 11:00am

Rhode Island Hall, 108

This 4-part training module will meet on August 20, 21, and 22 at 8:30-11:00am in Rhode Island Hall, Room 108 and August 24 at 6:00-8:00pm at Pettruti Lounge (Dinner will be provided). Module Instructors: Andrew Campbell, Marlina Duncan, and Kareen Coulombe. Senior Scholar: Alicia Minor. For further information, contact: [email protected].

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.