Title: Effective Strategies for the Academic Job Search: Crafting a Research Statement

Speaker: Joseph Barber, PhD, Senior Associate Director, University of Pennsylvania Career Services

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: CTRB 1100B

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What is the main purpose of a research statement? How can you make your research statement work with your other application materials when applying for faculty positions?

In this session, you will learn how to:

  • Format your research statement to convey your future research potential
  • Talk about your research in CV, cover letter, and teaching philosophy without being repetitive
  • Adapt your research statement for different types of academic institutions

For more information, visit the CHOP Research Trainee Portal at http://training.research.chop.edu/ or contract Janet Stuart at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 267-426-7496.

Sponsored by the Offices of Responsible Research Training and Postdoctoral Affairs.