BIONB 7200

BIONB 7200

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

Designed to provide several study groups each semester on specialized topics. A group may meet for whatever period is judged adequate to enable coverage of the selected topics. Discussion of current literature is encouraged. See course roster for offerings.

When Offered Fall, Spring.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: graduate students or permission of instructor.

Comments For NBB concentration: these topics courses may be used toward the additional 7 credit requirement, but do not qualify as advanced courses.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Academic Skills for Biologists

  • 20150BIONB 7200  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    1 Credit. Prerequisite: Intended for graduate students, post A-exam preferred. Postdoctoral fellows may audit with permission of instructor (Prof. Raguso, rar229@cornell.edu). S-U grades only. Day and time TBD. In-depth discussions of career choices for academic biologists to empower them to manage their careers. Topics to be covered include developing strong CVs, personal statements, public speaking and interview skills, competing for postdoctoral, faculty and other professional positions, interviewing, dual careers, where to publish, grant administration, dealing with editors, tenure, promotion and other issues. Workshops will include panel discussions with postdocs, former NBB graduates and faculty members.