Fall 2020

Fall 2020

All sessions are online unless otherwise noted.

September 2: Introduction
Jordan Conwell, UW-Madison Sociology

September 8: In-Person Meeting*
Please note date, time and place are different.
4:30-6:30pm, James Madison Park

September 16: PAA Abstract Workshop
Jordan Conwell, UW-Madison Sociology
Michal Engelman, UW-Madison Sociology

September 23: Online Academia: Presentations, Networking, Etc.
Jordan Conwell, UW-Madison Sociology

September 30: Online ‘Market’ing: Personal Websites
Caitlin Tefft UW-Madison SSCC

October 7: Postdocs and Grants
Jayanti Owens, Brown University Sociology

October 14: Non-Academic Jobs
Catherine Doren, U.S. Census Bureau
Esteban Quinones, Mathematica

October 21: From ABD to Postdoc
Jess Meyer, University of North Carolina Population Center

October 28: Practice Job Talks
Masoud Movahed, UW-Madison Sociology
Joanna Venator, UW-Madison Economics

November 4: COVID-19 and Survey Research
Kathryn Edwards, RAND

November 11: From Dissertation to Publication
Jordan Conwell, UW-Madison Sociology

November 18: Ethics Session: Restricted-Use Data Agreements and Sponsored Research
Matt Barron, UW Research and Sponsored Projects
Laura Conger, UW Institutional Review Board

November 25: No Seminar (Thanksgiving Break)

December 2: WISCSIENCE, topic TBD
Amber Smith, UW WISCIENCE
Liza Chang, UW WISCIENCE

December 9: Job Market- CDE Chairs’ perspectives
Christine Schwartz, UW-Madison Sociology