A new partnership between The Graduate School and the TWP Writing Studio will provide a dedicated writing space for graduate students three days a week and have someone on hand to offer suggestions and serve as a sounding board.
Having trouble sorting through all of the available information on career options and professional development? Dave McDonald, Associate Director of Graduate Student Career Services, highlights some important resources which will ensure that you can find what works for you!
For summer 2018, The Graduate School provided 457 summer research fellowships to its Ph.D. students, totaling more than $4.2 million in support. Here's a look at some of the academic and research pursuits supported by those fellowships.
Thinking about applying for postdocs in STEM? Sean Piwarski, Ph.D., draws from his own successful application process to discuss the steps you can take beyond the lab to make yourself a stronger candidate.
Hoping to get the most out of your graduate professional development while still making time for your personal goals? Luckily, Duke has many resources available to help you determine your priorities and chart your own path!
Research or teaching? Jessica Brandt, Ph.D., cautions against reinforcing this false binary when it comes to graduate training in STEM fields. She shares how taking the opportunity to teach her own Duke course through the Bass Instructional Fellowship enriched her professional development.
The workshop was part of efforts to help students from underrepresented minorities more fully integrate into the Duke community and make the Duke community more inclusive and supportive of those students.