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July 2020 Events

Current Events:

  • 8
    • Get it Together! What You Need to Launch Your Career
      Jul 08, 2020 - (05:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
      In this session, academic and practitioner members will cover what they look for in new hires and their resumes. Academics will cover teaching statement and lesson planning and both members will touch on career/goal setting.

Looking Forward:

  • 22
    • Next Stop, PhD
      Jul 22, 2020 - (05:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
      This session will provide advice from a PhD program director as well as PhD candidates/recent graduates. Participants will be discussing their experience to help students with deciding where to apply, what to highlight, interview techniques and more!
  • 23
    • 2020 APPAM International Conference
      Jul 23, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020 - (All Day Event)
      The 2020 APPAM International Conference will be held online Thursday July 23 - Friday July 24 2020, hosted by University of Toronto and American University.
  • 5
    • You're Not Alone: Looking for a Job in a Down Market
      Aug 05, 2020 - (05:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
      During this trying time, many recent graduates and those approaching the job market fear that they will have difficulty finding employment. This session aims to help alleviate these concerns by providing tips and personal experiences of speakers that navigated a similar job market in 2008/2009.
  • 18
  • 19
    • Making Your Research Count
      Aug 19, 2020 - (05:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
      This session will provide guidance on identifying possible collaborators or datasets, getting your research seen, and will review research strategies/statements/questions.
  • 2
    • Getting That Fellowship
      Sep 02, 2020 - (05:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
      Speakers in this session will provide guidance on preparing fellowship applications, budget, proposal, meeting requirements, and managing deadlines
  • 16
    • Academia to Research and Back Again
      Sep 16, 2020 - (05:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
      This session will focus on navigating between academic and non-academic jobs. Topics addressed include breaking back into academia once you have left.
  • 30
    • Ask the Experts
      Sep 30, 2020 - (05:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
      All members will have the opportunity to register for this final meeting. This session, set in a speed dating manner, will provide an opportunity for small groups (three to four individuals) to interact with a single policy professional/researcher at a time and ask their most pressing questions.
  • 12
    • 42nd APPAM Fall Research Conference
      Nov 12, 2020 - Nov 14, 2020 - (All Day Event)
      Marriott Wardman Park
      2660 Woodley Rd NW
      Washington, DC

      As our 42nd annual meeting, the APPAM 2020 Fall Research Conference will be a multi-disciplinary research conference attracting the highest quality research on a wide variety of important current and emerging policy and management issues

Past Events:

  • 1
    • Careers and Cocktails, Let’s Chat!
      Jul 01, 2020 - (05:00 PM - 06:00 PM)
      The Professional Development Virtual Series kicks off with a cocktail hour. Meet the panelists, your peers and even APPAM Staff in a relaxed (virtual) environment.