The Canadian Consulate in Minneapolis is pleased to announce the workshop, “Canadian Studies in the United States: A Workshop on Career and Professional Development Opportunities for Doctoral Candidates.” The workshop will take place April 8, 2009 from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Consulate General of Canada.
"Canadian Studies in the United States: A Workshop on Career and Professional Development Opportunities for Doctoral Candidates”
The workshop will introduce doctoral candidates, department chairs, graduate student advisers, program directors and faculty, to the extensive network of academic professional development opportunities in Canadian Studies throughout the United States. Scholarly associations, funding resources to assist the development of research and teaching, publishing outlets, etc... will be reviewed. The workshop will run from 12:00-3:00, including lunch and refreshment breaks. An honorarium of $125.00 is provided to participants.
For your information, this workshop is being sponsored by CONNECT in partnership with the Canadian Consulate, Minneapolis. CONNECT, a joint initiative of the Center for the Study of Canada at State University of New York College at Plattsburgh and the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada, is a national program designed to promote the growth and development of Canadian Studies throughout the U.S. higher education community. CONNECT workshops are open to citizens of all nations who may be considering undertaking Canadian Studies research and teaching directly in the United States. For further information on CONNECT, please consult http://www.plattsburgh.edu/cesca/connect.
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