Professional Development Seminar Series-Graduate Education - Carnegie Mellon University

Professional Development Seminar Series

This series provides seminars in business, management and communications skills geared to better prepare our graduate students for successful careers in academic, corporate, public and research sectors. The seminars provide graduate students with a practical knowledge of the basic professional skillsets including:

  • Leadership
  • Mentoring
  • Teaching
  • Financial and management roles

Seminars also provide information relevant to developing multiple employment options, adaptable skills, and focused, holistic self-knowledge. Students will be sent a registration link by email. Questions

Fall 2014

Sept 12, 2014
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Information Session
12:30-2:00pm


Sept 24, 2014
Communicating in a Global Environment
5:00-6:30pm

Oct 21, 2014
Emotional Intelligence
Noon-1:30pm

Oct 27, 2014
Negotiation within an Academic Context
Noon-1:30pm

Nov 6, 2014
Gender and Management
Noon-1:30pm


Further Information

For further information on our focused support programs for women, please contact:

Jamie Rossi
Assistant Director of Graduate Student Initiatives
(412)268-7970
524 Warner Hall
5000 Forbes Avenue
Carnegie Mellon University