Topology Students Workshop

The Topology Students Workshop to be held during June 6-10, 2016 will feature research talks by leading mathematicians in geometry and topology, and will have hands-on training and panel discussions on professional development topics such as:

  • Creating and delivering research presentations
  • The grant writing process
  • The publishing process
  • Navigating the hiring process
  • Writing teaching statements and research statements
  • Working with Sage, Beamer, and Inkscape
  • Creating a professional web page
  • Careers in and out of academia
  • Teaching effectively and efficiently
  • Applying for jobs

Participants will also have the opportunity to give their own 20 minute lectures and have them critiqued in a constructive environment. The workshop is geared towards graduate students in the areas of geometry and topology.