2020 ASERT Monthly Meetings

Wednesday, 12:30 - 2:30 (unless otherwise noted)

Grantwriting and Job Interview Sessions to be arranged by program directors outside of the regular monthly meeting schedule.
Meeting Date Room Presenter(s) Topic
January 15

Tammi Duncan and
Christy Mancuso

Transitions to our next jobs:

  • Planning for five years, instead of the rest of your life
  • Creative thinking related to your science
February 12

Leslie Toledo and
Raquela Thomas Dan Barto

Science communication and outreach (inc. talking to journalists effectively)
Lina Germann, PhD MBA
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
STEM Santa Fe

March 11 AWN/SR will invite guest speaker Arri Eisen-cancelledMeeting to catch upAmir Logic Model presentation
April 22 Nikki Warner and Elton Jhamba Writing a research statement as part of a job application packetZoom Meeting-Fellow updates and Pictionary
May 20 Tye Martin and Daniel Falcon Work/life balanceProspective Fellow Interviews
June 15 Wandinger-Ness and Rogers ASERT retreat planning meeting, fellow oral progress reports
June 21-23 All ASERT Fellows required to attend and present on research or teaching IRACDA National Conference hosted by Rutgers, Einstein and Stony Brook. Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson 2 Exchange Place

July 16-17

(Thursday - Friday)

Rogers and Wandinger-NessAll Fellows required to attend and give short talk Combined research and education retreat

August

(Exact dates TBD; 3 consecutive Friddays likely)

Anderson School of Management and other speakers Leadership and other topics TBD by ASERT fellows
September 23 Rogers and Wandinger-Ness ASERT Orientation
October 14 Continuing Fellows IDP Presentations
November 18 New Fellows IDP Presentations
December 16 Tori Balise and Nicole Thompson How to give and reply to reviews of manuscripts and grants

IRACDA National Conference: “Inclusive Research and Teaching for a Diverse Nation” Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson 2 Exchange Place Date TBD co-hosted by:  

  • Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (INSPIRE)
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine (BETTR)
  • Stony Brook University (NY-CAPS)

2021 ASERT Monthly Meetings (draft)

Wednesday, 12:30 - 2:30 (unless otherwise noted)

Grantwriting and Job Interview Sessions to be arranged by program directors outside of the regular monthly meeting schedule.
Meeting Date Room Presenter(s) Topic
January 20 Raquela Thomas and Tori Balise Identifying DiSC Personality Styles to Improve Interpersonal Relationships and Communication
February 17 Emmy Bailey and Manny Rosas Science Communication and Outreach Including Talking to Journalists Effectively
March 17 Christy Mancuso and Daniel Falcon Research Topics and Their Evolution Over a Career
April 21 Thomas De Pree and Nicole Thompson Cross-Cultural/Inclusive Teaching and Research
May 19 All Fellows? Research Retreat?
June 20-22 All ASERT Fellows required to attend and present on research or teaching IRACDA National Conference hosted by Rutgers, Einstein and Stony Brook. Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson 2 Exchange Place
July 21 All Fellows? Education Retreat?
August 18 Leslie Toledo and Tye Martin Imposter Syndrome and How To Overcome It
September 15 Rogers and Wandinger-Ness ASERT Orientation
October 20 Continuing Fellows IDP Presentations
November 17 New Fellows IDP Presentations
December 15 Emily Morin The “two body problem” in academia; planning a family around advancement toward tenure