Posts Categorized: Professionalization

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Save the Date! Beyond the PhD Conference

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Join us for the 3rd Annual USC Beyond the PhD: PhD and Postdoctoral Career Conference on Thursday, March 13, 2014. This event is open to USC PhD students and postdocs. If you are interested in attending and are faculty or staff, please contact The conference will be held at the University Park Campus, in the Ronald Tutor Campus Center. Registration: Reserve […]

Funding Opportunities to Connect U.S. and Turkish Universities

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Funding Opportunities to Connect U.S. and Turkish Universities  Programs to Bring U.S. Student and Faculty Researchers to Turkey TUBITAK Program 2216 – Research Fellowship Program for International Researchers: U.S. Master’s and PhD students are eligible to apply to receive partial travel costs and health insurance, up to $2,500 for research expenses, and $1250/month for up […]

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First Guest Blog of the New Year! From Panthea Heydari

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The Neuro-Person: Story telling and Interviewing  by Panthea Heydari In. Getting in. Getting accepted. Getting the job. Proposing the deal. Inventing the thought. Telling the story. My story. It’s the beginning of spring semester at USC and slowly, but surely, students are getting into the flow of things. Campus eateries have re-opened from the holiday, […]

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Attention, Master’s Students: USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship Program

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USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship Program USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship Program seeks to attract outstanding young people who are interested in pursuing careers in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) More information attached and Deadline: Monday, January 27, 2014 The fellowship is awarded to […]

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Job Opportunity: Graduate Student Advocate for Fellowships

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  GRADUATE SCHOOL SEEKS GRADUATE STUDENT ADVOCATE FOR FELLOWSHIPS The USC Graduate School is seeking an advanced PhD student who will assist current PhD students in securing external fellowships. Candidates for the position must have passed their Qualifying Exams, be making good progress toward their degrees as verified by their departments, and have strong writing […]

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Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship – Deadline Jan 10, 2014

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Read on to find out more about the Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship, formerly known as the Fulbright Public Policy Fellowship. The Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship provides opportunities for U.S. citizens to serve in professional placements in a foreign government ministry or institution in partner governments. Fulbright-Clinton Fellows build mutual understanding and contribute to strengthening the public sector while gaining […]

Fellowship Resources for International and Undocumented Students

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We are pleased to share some fellowship resources for international and undocumented students. The first PDF document is a list of scholarships that do not require proof of US citizenship. Though most of the opportunities are for undergraduate students, there are a few graduate student prospects as well. The second list summarizes funding for international […]

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USC Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

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The graduate students of the USC Art History and Classics Departments are pleased to announce the interdisciplinary graduate conference, “The Edges of the Body: Extremities and Knowledge in Antiquity and Beyond,” which will take place in Los Angeles on Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, 2014. Please see the call for papers below. The deadline for abstract submission […]