AMS JOBS Workshop
Fri, September 24, 2010 • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM • BUR 436A
Professional Development Workshop for all AMS students!
THE AMERICAN STUDIES JOBS WORKSHOP
The first in a series of Professional Development Workshops for American Studies graduate students
When: 2-4 p.m., Friday, September 24, 2010
Where: BUR 436A
-- Nhi T. Lieu, Assistant Professor, American Studies
-- Naomi Paik, Assistant Professor, American Studies
-- Cary Cordova, Assistant Professor, American Studies
The focus of this workshop will center on assembling your dossier for
the job market. In particular, the workshop will focus on C.V.
writing; the job search; job letters; writing samples; research and
teaching portfolios; dissertation abstracts, and recommendation
letters. We will encourage questions about all aspects of the dossier
and job search.
AMS students at all levels are welcome to attend the workshop. If you
have materials that you would like to workshop, or particular concerns
you wish addressed, please contact Cary Cordova at
MORE TO COME: This event is the first in a series of workshops to be
held over the course of this academic year. Subsequent workshops will
discuss fellowships and grants, conferencing, publishing, and more.
Each workshop will feature AMS faculty and affiliates discussing their
personal and professional experience and strategies. We look forward
to seeing you at this inaugural event.