Friday, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 10B, ACC
Advising Masters and Doctoral Students: New Issues, Contexts, and Questions
Program arranged by the Association of Departments of English. Presiding: Mary K. Ramsey, Eastern Michigan Univ.
Speakers: Sandra Sellers Hanson, LaGuardia Community Coll., City Univ. of New York; Tatem Oldham, Univ. of Texas, Austin; Michael Carl Schoenfeldt, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
For faculty members who support MA and PhD candidates at a range of institutions, panelists focus on best practices for individual and departmental graduate advising. Topics include: (non)academic career advising, successful PhD applications, CVs into résumés, preparing for new academic hiring protocols, internships, and translating academic skills to other careers.