Thursday, June 13, 2013
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Where: Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, Exact room TBA, 303 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611 map it
Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student
TGS Professional Development Series: Professional and Presentation Skills for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows in the Life/Biomedical Sciences
This series of lectures and one-on-one coaching for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows focuses on the development of presentation skills necessary for success within the professional world. Through 4 short group lectures and 2 one-on-one coaching sessions, each student will receive personalized attention tailored to the realities of professional practice that goes far beyond the basics offered in more general public speaking course offerings. Participants will leave the workshop with increased skills innon-verbal body language and the performance of self critical listening and storytelling audience analysis structuring a clear message through visual design awareness of physical and vocal qualities providing constructive feedback avoiding and overcoming nervousness thinking on your feet
Workshop meets four times on June 4, 6, 11, and 13 from 4:00 – 5:15 PM each day (one-on-one coaching will occur throughout the week)
Registration is required, as space is limited. To register, please sign up at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DD3RHTF.