Professional Development Activities

These meetings focus on enhancing academic skills and occur 6 times per quarter and cover topics related to job searches, management, leadership, research ethics and cultural competence.


 
 

Winter/ Spring 2018

January 11, 2018                  3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Round Table Discussion: “Life as a new Professor featuring IRACDA Alumni

Michael Dores, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Hofstra University

Introduction: Olivia Molinar


January 25, 2018                   3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Research Talks- Tony Davis, and Alex Chaim

Moderator: Sergio Ita



February 8, 2018                   3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Education Research- What is it and how to utilize it for your job negotiations? 

Speaker: Kathy Williams Ph.D. Professor, San Diego State University

Introduction: Angelica Riestra


February 22, 2018                   3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Research Talks – Angelica Riestra, Anel Lizcano, and Olivia Molinar

Moderator:  Rachael Barry



March 8, 2018                   3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Research Talks – James Hall, Peter Ramirez, and Brian Leon

Moderator:  Alex Chaim



March 22, 2018                   3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Developing Course Curriculum

Guest speaker: Diane Ebert May Ph.D. Distinguished Professor, Michigan State University

Moderators:  Morgan Mouchka


April 5, 2018                          3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Research Talks – Jeremiah Keyes, Keolu Fox, and Rachael Barry

Moderator:  Peter Ramirez


April 19, 2018                      3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Book Club Discussion- Why Race and Culture Matters

Discussion Leaders: Dequina Nicholas and James Hall

May 3, 2018                        3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Research Talks – Morgan Mouchka, Sergio Ita and Jessica Sowa

Moderator: Keolu Fox


May 17, 2018                3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Ethics

Guest Speaker: Mary Deveraux Ph.D. , University of California San Diego

Faculty Participants: Drs. JoAnn Trejo, Larry Brunton, and Bill Joiner

Introduction: Eillen Tecle


May 31, 2018                      3 - 5 PM        BRF 2A03

Research Talks – Dequina Nicholas, Allison Songstad and Eillen Tecle

Moderator: Stacy Ochoa

********************************************************************************************** Summer 2018

July 15- July 17, 2018

National IRACDA Conference, Atlanta, Georgia


June - August , 2018

IRACDA- City College SURF Program


June - August, 2018

Grant Writing Course, 6-8 weeks for selected 2nd and 3rd year fellows


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