PIMS / Math Department Postdoc / Grad Student Job Forum

  • Date: 09/28/2010
Location: 

University of British Columbia

Topic: 

This will be a gathering of math graduate students and postdocs with the goal of discussing issues which are relevant to them such as:

 

- applying for tenure track jobs in Canada and the United States

- connecting to industry

Description: 

Are you a postdoc or a graduate student who is applying for jobs this year or next? Do you want to get valuable and useful information about the application process and also get a free lunch?

 

Then attend the PIMS/Math Department Job Forum: Math Room 100, Tuesday September 28th 12:30 -- 2:00. Lunch will be served.

 

There will be some short presentations followed by a discussion with our panel of experts. You will learn the secrets of writing an effective research statement, developing an outstanding teaching dossier, and giving a winning job talk. We will address questions like: Who do I ask for recommendation letters? What kind of jobs should I apply to? What can I do to maximize my chances of success? Learn the answers to these questions and many, many more.

 

 

Schedule:

12:30pm -- 2:00pm, MATH Room 100

Lunch will be served.

Organizers: 

This event is organized jointly by:

The UBC Math Department

and

pims

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If you are planning on attending, act now and register by sending an email to Mary-Margaret: daisley@math.ubc.ca.