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College of Graduate Studies

Physical Address:
Morrill Hall Room 104

Mailing Address:
College of Graduate Studies
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3017
Moscow, ID 83844-3017

Phone: 208-885-2647

Fax: 208-885-6198

Email: uigrad@uidaho.edu

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Professional Development Initiative (PDI)

Welcome!

Professional Development Initiative (PDI) creates and coordinates events, workshops, classes and provides services that will help ensure the success of graduate students, postdocs and other early career trainees academically and in their careers.

These workshops cover:

  • Career planning
  • Job readiness
  • Writing
  • Science communication
  • Work-life balance skills

Certificates of completion are available for graduate students who complete all of the workshops in either the writing or career preparation tracks. For more information contact the PDI Coordinator (kstrum@uidaho.edu).

2019 Workshops Schedule

Public Speaking / 3MT Preparation
Date: Thursday, Jan. 17
Time: 2 - 3 p.m. 
Venue: IRIC 305

Networking
Date: Tuesday, Feb. 26
Time: 4 - 5 p.m.
Venue: Rants & Raves Brewery

Interviewing Strategies
Date: Tuesday, Feb. 19
Time: 2 - 3 p.m.
Venue: IRIC 321

Financial Management
Date: Thursday, March 7
Time: 2 - 3 p.m.
Venue: IRIC 321

Salary & Benefits Negotiation
Date: Thursday, March 21
Time: 2 - 3 p.m.
Venue: IRIC 321

How to Identify and Sell Your Transferable Skills
Date: Tuesday, April 9
Time: 2 - 3 p.m.
Venue: IRIC 321

The Zoom link for all events is: https://uidaho.zoom.us/j/710405602

Contact

College of Graduate Studies

Physical Address:
Morrill Hall Room 104

Mailing Address:
College of Graduate Studies
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3017
Moscow, ID 83844-3017

Phone: 208-885-2647

Fax: 208-885-6198

Email: uigrad@uidaho.edu

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