Preparing Future Faculty and Professional Program


Writing Group

  • Don’t go through it alone—graduate students meet at weekly Writing Group sessions to support each other in writing their theses, dissertations, and other projects. Solicit feedback, bounce ideas off other students, and set aside designated writing time.
  • For Spring 2018, the group will meet weekly on Thursdays fJanuary 18 - May 3 from 4 - 6 p.m. in the IUPUI Graduate Office conference room.
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The Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL)

The IUPUI Preparing Future Faculty and Professionals Program (PFFP) is pleased to participate in the national expansion of the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL) to include the Indiana University Bloomington and IUPUI campuses. PFFP previously included CIRTL activities in its program plan, but now that IUPUI is an institutional member, will be able to offer additional opportunities for participants to develop teaching skills and increase the diversity of future faculty members in STEM. Learn more about CIRTL here» and about the expansion here». Special thanks to Associate Dean Janice Blum for her support of IUPUI campus inclusion in the expansion and strong grant writing skills!

National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity

Grant Writing Assistance Workshop Series

  • Whether you are looking for assistance while preparing a travel grant or require a fresh look at your dissertation completion fellowship application, the Grant Writing Assistance Workshop series aims to assist students throughout the grant writing process. While grant applications can be labor intensive these workshops seek to unpack and simplify the procedures.

Chronicle Vitae

  • Vitae is the fast-growing academic community from The Chronicle of Higher Education. It offers access to free career management tools, including a dossier service; the best jobs; candid advice; and an active community to help you succeed at every stage of your career.
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