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Professional Development Events

The Graduate School, in coordination with other offices around the university (Office of Research and Engagement, the UT Libraries, the Center for Career Development, and the Tennessee Teaching and Learning Center), provides the following list of events around campus that may be useful in a graduate student’s professional development. These workshops, training sessions, and job fairs are presented in three major categories: Research, Teaching, and Career. We hope that you find these events useful to you in preparing you for your career beyond graduate education.

If you would like to import the events calendar into your Google calendar or Outlook calendar, download the ICS file. This calendar will be updated as new events come in, however, so be sure to check back.

Date/Time Event
09/28/2017
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Evaluating Publishers: Open Access Publishing and Predatory Journals
Hodges Library 127
10/03/2017
1:00 pm–2:30 pm
Top 10 Most Common Errors in Proposal Preparation
A004 Blount Hall
10/10/2017
10:00 am–11:00 am
Sponsored Research Contract Clauses
A004 Blount Hall
11/07/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Electronic Systems for Proposal Submissions
A004 Blount Hall
11/14/2017
10:00 am–11:00 am
Subawards and Subrecipient Monitoring
A004 Blount Hall
11/28/2017
10:00 am–11:30 am
Life Cycle of Cost Share and Program Income
A004 Blount Hall
12/12/2017
1:00 pm–3:00 pm
NSF Update: 18-1 PAPPG
A004 Blount Hall
12/19/2017
1:00 pm–3:00 pm
NSF Update: 18-1 PAPPG
A004 Blount Hall


Date/Time Event
10/02/2017
10:10 am–11:25 am
Overcoming Accessibility Barriers
Greve 520
10/02/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
10/03/2017
9:40 am–10:55 am
Overcoming Accessibility Barriers
Greve 520
10/03/2017
11:30 am–1:00 pm
Creating Assessments for the STEM Classroom
10/03/2017
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
The College Classroom: Teaching Inclusively
10/04/2017
12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Diversity in the College Classroom
10/05/2017
11:30 am–1:30 pm
Gender Bias Intervention in STEM for Women and Men
10/09/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
10/10/2017
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
The College Classroom: Teaching Inclusively
10/11/2017
12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Diversity in the College Classroom
10/12/2017
11:30 am–1:30 pm
Gender Bias Intervention in STEM for Women and Men
10/16/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
10/17/2017
11:30 am–1:00 pm
Creating Assessments for the STEM Classroom
10/17/2017
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
The College Classroom: Teaching Inclusively
10/18/2017
12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Diversity in the College Classroom
10/19/2017
9:40 am–10:55 am
Video Captioning Basics
Greve 520
10/19/2017
11:30 am–1:30 pm
Gender Bias Intervention in STEM for Women and Men
10/23/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
10/24/2017
11:30 am–1:00 pm
Creating Assessments for the STEM Classroom
10/24/2017
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
The College Classroom: Teaching Inclusively
10/25/2017
12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Diversity in the College Classroom
10/26/2017
11:30 am–1:30 pm
Gender Bias Intervention in STEM for Women and Men
10/30/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
10/31/2017
11:30 am–1:00 pm
Creating Assessments for the STEM Classroom
10/31/2017
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
The College Classroom: Teaching Inclusively
11/01/2017
12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Diversity in the College Classroom
11/02/2017
11:30 am–1:30 pm
Gender Bias Intervention in STEM for Women and Men
11/06/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
11/07/2017
11:30 am–1:00 pm
Creating Assessments for the STEM Classroom
11/07/2017
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
The College Classroom: Teaching Inclusively
11/08/2017
12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Diversity in the College Classroom
11/09/2017
11:30 am–1:30 pm
Gender Bias Intervention in STEM for Women and Men
11/13/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
11/14/2017
11:30 am–1:00 pm
Creating Assessments for the STEM Classroom
11/14/2017
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
The College Classroom: Teaching Inclusively
11/15/2017
10:10 am–11:25 am
Using UDL to Design Quality Courses in Canvas
Greve 520
11/15/2017
12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Diversity in the College Classroom
11/16/2017
11:30 am–1:30 pm
Gender Bias Intervention in STEM for Women and Men
11/20/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
11/21/2017
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
The College Classroom: Teaching Inclusively
11/27/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
11/28/2017
11:30 am–1:00 pm
Creating Assessments for the STEM Classroom
11/28/2017
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
The College Classroom: Teaching Inclusively
11/29/2017
12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Diversity in the College Classroom
11/30/2017
11:30 am–1:30 pm
Gender Bias Intervention in STEM for Women and Men
12/04/2017
2:00 pm–3:30 pm
Teaching-as-Research
12/06/2017
12:00 pm–1:30 pm
Diversity in the College Classroom
12/07/2017
11:30 am–1:30 pm
Gender Bias Intervention in STEM for Women and Men


Date/Time Event
09/25/2017
3:00 pm–6:00 pm
Engineering/STEM Job & Internship Fair
Thompson-Boling Arena
09/26/2017
3:00 pm–5:00 pm
Supply Chain Management Job & Internship Fair
Thompson-Boling Arena
09/27/2017
3:00 pm–5:00 pm
Business/Retail/Government Job & Internship Fair
Thompson-Boling Arena
10/12/2017
11:30 am–1:00 pm
Life Beyond Graduate School: Job Search
Hodges Library 253
11/09/2017
11:30 am–1:00 pm
Life Beyond Graduate School: Transitioning To The Next Phase
Hodges Library 253

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