Professional Development Workshops
ESWN offers professional development workshops at major conferences around the world and at ESWN-hosted workshops throughout the United States. Most of our workshops are open to all, regardless of your gender identity; however we continue to host women-only events. If you are interested in one of our workshops and/or would like to host something similar at your institution, please contact us.
Leadership Skills for Success in the Scientific Workforce
Science is rarely done in isolation; in almost any position, leadership and management skills are an important contributor to success. Yet, these skills are seldom discussed as part of an academic education, and hardly, if ever, show up in professional trainings for scientists. This workshop is designed to give you hands on techniques to grow your skills in leadership, management, and negotiation.
October 28-30, 2018
The tenure track can seem mysterious: a few crucial years where new professors build a research program, develop a teaching portfolio, and hope to be promoted.