Graduate Career Development Webcasts

Join IHS for an online seminar series on career options in academia. The lineup includes instructional overviews of publishing, entering the academic job market, and using your time in grad school most effectively.  Additional seminars will provide insights into teaching, developing an effective public voice, and opportunities for intellectual development. 

Please enroll (cost free) by clicking on the Register link on the right. Feel free to sign up for as many sessions as you choose (while topics are related, sessions can also stand alone).

Art of Online Teaching Series

While teaching online courses opens up exciting new possibilities, it’s a lot different than standing in front of students in a lecture hall. It requires new skills and methods to get your points across in as engaging a way as possible.

Join (better yet watch) Mike Munger, Art Carden, Kevin Currie-Knight, and others, as they take you through the new ABC’s of current best teaching practices!

Register today!

Using On-Demand Videos and Other Web Resources in Your Online Courses

Learn how technology can be incorporated and orchestrated seamlessly into online courses to encourage active learning.

  • April 30, 2:00-3:30 PM EST
  • Speaker: Dr. Art Carden, Samford University

Flipped or Hybrid Courses (Hint: It’s not about condo makeovers) 

What does the “flipped” online classroom look like? What are the challenges in designing and implementing hybrid online courses? What are the best practices in this area?


Getting Everything Done as a Grad Student: Successful Time Management

Your Career as an Academic

  • May 13, 5:00-6:00 PM EST
  • Speaker: Dr. Josh Hall, West Virginia University

The Life of a PhD Student

The Ultimate Guide to Funding: Dissertation and Research Funding

Shaping and Sharpening: Practical Approaches to Developing Your Research Agenda

Writing for the Ages: Making an Impact on Your Field

Attend one of these great webcasts- create an account and register today! Feel free to sign up for just one or all twelve (sessions are free).