NEW SCHOLARS WORKSHOP

PRE-CONFERENCE

The New Scholars Workshop is designed for graduate students and early career professionals in the field. This full day workshop will take place on Thursday, June 22, 2017, with a welcome reception for New Scholar participants and mentors on the evening of Wednesday, June 21, 2017. The workshop will include interactive panel discussions by senior scholars in the field.

8:00a-9:00a

Registration & Breakfast

9:00a-10:15a

Navigating the Job Market

  • Liz Keneski, Facebook
  • Denise Solomon, Penn State University
  • Jennifer Tomlinson, Colgate University

10:15a-10:30a

Break

10:30a-11:45a

Being Successful in Year 1

  • Levi Baker, UNC-Greensboro
  • Tricia Burke, Texas State University
  • Brian Ogolsky, University of Illinois

11:45a-1:00p

Lunch

1:00p-2:15p

Teaching Tips for Close Relationship Related Courses

  • Rowland Miller, Sam Houston State University
  • Jennifer Theiss, Rutgers University
  • Val Young, Hanover College

2:15p-2:30p

Break

2:30p-3:45p

Obtaining Grants and Publishing

  • John Caughlin, University of Illinois
  • Ed Lemay, University of Maryland
  • Geoff MacDonald, University of Toronto

3:45p-4:15p

Making the Most out of your Conference, Tips for Networking

  • M. Joy McClure, Adelphi University
  • Melissa Curran, University of Arizona
  • Ashley Randall, Arizona State University

4:15p-5:00p

Break

5:00p-???

New Scholar Poster Session & IARR welcome reception