Monthly Archives: July 2010

UM College Park’s Dissertation House in Pictures


Dr. Carter opened the last day of UMCP’s Dissertation House with a talk on the “Academic Job Search.”  The week has been filled with mini-lectures, interactive exercises, cohort community building, and writing.  Here are some photos from the Summer 2010 … Continue reading

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Coming soon: “Secrets of the Faculty Interview”


You are invited to attend a workshop on the “Secrets of the Faculty Interview,” coming to UMBC’s Campus, Friday, August 20, 2010, 10:30 AM, The Commons, Room 331. Speaker: Dr. Philip Rous, Dean of the College of Natural and Mathematical … Continue reading

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Resource Page Updates


Our Dissertation House Resource page has been updated with references for many of the books that we display during our workshops along with links that can be used for the job search. https://dissertationhouse.wordpress.com/resources/

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Successful Dissertation House at UMBC. College Park’s DH starts tomorrow.


UMBC’s grad students stated that they enjoyed the Dissertation House experience and were pleased with their progress. The week included discussions by the counseling center, an elevator pitch exercise, a writing exercise, and mini-lectures on organization and working with your … Continue reading

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UMCP’s Dissertation House begins Tuesday, July 20th!


Following two successful Dissertation House sessions at the University of Maryland Baltimore (Medical School, Downtown campus), and  UMBC campuses, we are looking forward to welcoming UMCP’s  students next week. This is the first summer that we are hosting Dissertation Houses … Continue reading

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UMBC’s Dissertation House begins Tuesday, July 6!


Following a successful Dissertation House session at the University of Maryland Baltimore (Medical School, Downtown campus), we are looking forward to welcoming UMBC’s students next week. This is the first summer that we are hosting Dissertation Houses on all three … Continue reading

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