Professional Development conversations sponsored by FUN at SfN
The FUN Executive Committe has planned a series of professional development conversations on a variety of topics during SfN. During the morning and afternoon sessions, a FUN Executive Committee member will facilitate a conversation in the FUN booth (#2175). Feel free to stop to discuss any, or all of the following topics:
Sun 10-11 am: Lisa Gabel, Lafayette University: What can Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience (FUN) do for you?
Sun 2-3 pm: Katherine Mickley Steinmetz, Wofford College: Strategies to land a job at a primarily undergraduate institution (PUI).
Mon 10-11 am: Dorothy Kozlowski, DePaul University: How to design a successful research program that engages undergraduate students.
Mon 1-2 pm: Amy Jo Stavnezer, College of Wooster: How do you fund animal care and veterinary staff at primarily undergraduate institutions (PUI)?
Mon 2-3 pm: M. Jade Zee, Northeastern University: How to charter a chapter of Nu Rho Psi, the neuroscience honor society.
Tues 10-11 am: Jeff Smith, Saginaw Valley State University: Find out about the 2-year competitive Equipment Loan Program funded by Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience (FUN).
Tues 2-3 pm: Elaine Reynolds, Lafayette University: Best practices on designing an undergraduate Neuroscience program (major, minor or concentration).
Wed 10-11 am: Tracie Paine, Oberlin University: Do I want a job, and how would I prepare for a job, at a primarily undergraduate institution (PUI)?