Career Development Seminars

Are you interested in developing, teaching, and applying classical liberal ideas through an academic career?

The Institute for Humane Studies will be hosting a Career Development Seminar at the 2016 Southern Economic Association meeting in Washington, DC. The dinner program will take place Friday, November 18, 2016 with registration beginning at 6:00pm and the after-dinner reception concluding at 10:30pm.

At the program, graduate students will have the opportunity to hear advice from Ben Powell of Texas Tech University and Josh Hall of West Virginia University. Speaker sessions will include helpful information, such as:

  • How to effectively navigate the academic job market
  • Increasing your research productivity
  • Advice on obtaining successful publications
  • Effectively launching an academic career

If you’re interested in attending the program, please contact Dr. Phil Magness, Academic Program Director, for more information.