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Workshops for Department of Economics Graduate Students

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Workshops for Department of Economics Graduate Students

Economics Graduate Student Workshops

EPPIC offers customized services for graduate students in Penn State’s Department of Economics.

  • Fall workshops focus on supporting job market candidates in years 4-6 as they prepare for upcoming job talks, interviews and fly-outs.
  • Spring workshops are designed for graduate students in years 2-4 to foster awareness of strategies for effective research presentations in Economics, and to develop their personal research spiels for networking and professional development.
  • Individual consultations are available for practice and feedback on research presentations, job interviews, spiels, abstracts, and job application materials.

 

In spring 2022, EPPIC-ECON workshops will include:

  • Focus on Pronunciation:  Strategies for Clarity in Speaking
  • Learning from the Pros:  Understanding the Elements of a Successful Seminar
  • Preparing Your Spiel:  How to Pitch Your Work

 

 

Registration links for the above workshops will be shared via email with current Economics graduate students.


EPPIC-ECON Individual Consultations

EPPIC offers individual consultations (EICs) for Economics graduate students.  In these consultations, students can practice and receive detailed language feedback on research presentations & job talks, job market papers, interviews, spiels, and networking conversations.

To schedule an ECON Individual Consultation appointment, please click here.