Upcoming Workshop

The next workshop will be October 14-16, 2012 in Seattle, WA.

The workshop will feature Dr. Maria Klawe, President of Harvey Mudd College and former on-ramper from IBM Research. Learn more about Dr. Klawe here!

Access the workshop agenda here.

Workshop topics will include:

  • Leadership positions in academia
  • Why academia is a rewarding place to work
  • How to apply for academic jobs from industry, consulting, and national/research labs
  • Getting your teaching started efficiently
  • Securing external funding
  • Leveraging your industrial position to bring funding to your academic program
  • Working with graduate and undergraduate students
  • Balancing life and work




Last Updated: December 19, 2011

This program is made possible through a National Science Foundation grant (HRD-0819407). The project is titled "ADVANCE Partnerships for Adaptation, Implementation, and Dissemination (PAID) Award: On-Ramps into Academia." Any opinion, finding, and conclusion or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.