AEPSA-Sponsored Events: Panels, Workshops, and Lectures
Finding and Responding to Academic Job Ads: Thursday, 9/15/2011, 12:30-1:30pm
How to "read" ads and assess fit, criteria search committees use, strategies to package your response, etc.
Led by: Dr. Bryan Porter (Graduate Program Director for PhD programs)
Postdoctoral Positions: Thursday, 9/29/2011, 12:30-1:30pm
How to find the right position, pitfalls to avoid, and how to get the most out of postdocs.
Panelists include: Drs. James M. Henson, Cathy Lau-Barraco, Miguel Padilla, and James Paulson (in alphabetical order)
Structural Equation Modeling: A three-part series to take place in October/November 2011 (dates TBD)
I. Intro to SEM: Concepts and theories, terminology, research questions, and model fit.
II. Basic Models in SEM: Combining structural and measurement models, model modifications, improving model fit.
III. Intermediate Models in SEM: Testing boostrapped mediation, intervention effects, and longitudinal data.
Led by: Abby L. Braitman (AE student)
Getting and Managing Grants: date TBD
An overview of common granting agencies, how to find specific mechanisms and determine fit, University resources available to help with proposals, winning strategies, and basic management issues.
Panelists include: Abby L. Braitman, Gabrielle D'Lima, and Matthew Pearson (in alphabetical order)