The offices of the Vice President for Research, Provost, and Faculty Affairs (School of Medicine) are pleased to offer the Professional and Academic Development seminar series for WSU faculty, chairs & directors, postdoctoral trainees & graduate students, and administrators. Seminars are free, but registration is required.
This seminar, Insights for Successful Foundation Funding, will take place Thursday, October 2, 2014, 1-2:30 p.m. at 5057 Woodward, 6th Floor, Conference Room A.
Topics will include:
How to find foundation funding
Meeting foundations' mission statements
Building a relationship with your foundation program officer
The moderator will be Heidi Coates, director of Foundation Relations. Speakers will include Julianne Bjarnesen, senior Foundation Relations officer, and Julie Burtch, Foundation Relations officer.
We hope to see you there!
Practice your pitch in presenting your resume and request for interviews at career fairs
Prepare your research before the Career Fairs
Engineering Career Services Consultant, will facilitate workshop at 1:00
and remain for walk-up career services for attendees until 4:00 pm.
Feel free to bring documents, tablets and laptops.
RSVP for Professional Prep on www.events.wayne.edu is helpful but not required for attendance
On October 7-9, 2014 Dr. Kyoung-Yun Kim Wayne State University's site director for the NSF Industry and University Cooperative Research Center (I/UCRC) for e-Design will host the fall 2014 Industrial Advisory Board (IAB) Meeting.(Invitation only - various events throughout the 3-day meeting)