Accelerate Your Academic Job Search: Cover Letter Lab (PhDs & Postdocs)

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

3:30 pm

STLC 115 - Science Teaching and Learning Center (Old Chemistry) Science Teaching and Learning Center (Old Chemistry) 376 Lomita Dr, Stanford, California 94305, United States

Sponsored by:
BEAM, Stanford Career Education

Are you planning to enter the job market for a faculty position? These sessions will help you prepare yourself and your application materials. This is a series of seven sessions. We meet every Wednesday from 3:30 - 5:30 pm, July 19 - August 30. Sign up for the sessions you desire. Attend the entire series and receive a free copy of the "Academic Job Search Handbook." You can easily sign up for the series with one registration here: https://stanford.joinhandshake.com/events/54457 ****** The cover letter introduces you to the committee and connects your accomplishments to their job announcement. In this final session we will briefly review tips for writing cover letters, and then you will be able to work on your actual cover letters. You will get feedback from career coaches and from peers. Bring your laptop, drafts of letters, and the job announcements you are responding to. ****** Other sessions in the series: Job search overview and analyzing position listings (7/19) CV Lab (7/26) Interviewing (8/2) Research Statements (8/9) Teaching Statements (8/16) Job Talk (8/23) This is a collaboration of BEAM, Stanford Career Education and the School of Medicine Career Center

When:
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where:
STLC 115 - Science Teaching and Learning Center (Old Chemistry) Science Teaching and Learning Center (Old Chemistry) 376 Lomita Dr, Stanford, California 94305, United States
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Audience:
Students
Contact:
650-725-1789, beamcareercoaching@lists.stanford.edu