15.289 Doctoral Seminar: Communication Skills for Academics
Focuses on the communication skills needed for a career in academia. Topics include writing for academic journals, preparing and delivering conference papers and job talks, creating your professional presence on social media, peer reviewing for journals and conferences, and teaching. Participants are expected to work on a written project and deliver an oral presentation based on their current research. Limited to 20; priority to Sloan doctoral students who have completed their first year.
This class has no prerequisites.
Lecture occurs 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Thursdays in E62-346.
This class counts for a total of 6 credits.
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