Practical Professional Skills
Stony Brook offers a wide array of opportunities for enhancing the skills needed to succeed during your postdoctoral appointment, in the job market, in your career of interest, and in your personal life. The programs listed below are an example of some of these opportunities.
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Practical Professional Skills Series
The Practical Professional Skills Series is an interactive set of workshops designed to promote dialogue around key issues affecting today’s professionals. The goal of this series is to provide graduate students and postdocs with a meaningful orientation on navigating complex organizations, giving and receiving constructive feedback, time and energy management, strategic professional growth, etc.
The Ombudsman Office at Stony Brook University keeps Quick Tips, a handy guide to promote positive and respectful interactions with others. All the tips include quotations and handouts. Many tips also include articles, videos and self-assessment questionnaires.
Workshops by the Ombudsman Office
The Ombudsman Office at Stony Brook University offers several workshops to promote positive and respectful interactions with others.