Enrollment: Unlimited: Advance sign-up required
Learn collaboration and communication skills for PhDs
Thursday January 7 5:00-5:30 - Location: 4-145
Friday January 8 1:00-1:30 - Location: 4-145
Pre-registration requested via CareerBridge.
Now in its sixth year, MIT and Imperial College London are jointly offering an intensive 4 ½ day Global Fellows Program for PhD students. 20 MIT PhD student participants will join 20 Imperial College PhD students for 4.5 days of presentations, interactive work, and hands-on activities. Participants work in small groups with either an MIT or Imperial facilitator. Faculty members present on the topic of developing and managing international collaborations as an integral part of a research career.
• Approaches for successful working relationships and collaborations
• Team and project development
• Presentation skills
• Global intercultural skills and communication
Cost: Fellowship covers cost of travel, housing, program and most meals. (Most international students will need to complete a required visa application process. This cost is covered by the student and typically is around $150).
Application deadline: Monday, January 18 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Interviews will begin the week of January 25.
Sponsor(s): Global Education and Career Development
Contact: Nyasha Toyloy, E39-305, 617 715-5329, NYTOYLOY@MIT.EDU