Professional Development Workshops

Spring 2018 Schedule

The NRSM graduate program has created a professional development workshop series for our graduate students and postdocs.

Unless otherwise stated, all workshops are held in 203 Green Hall from 11:00-12:00pm.

Please contact nrsm@umn.edu with questions.

02/02/18 - Writing your Thesis or Dissertation

02/02/18 - Writing your Thesis or Dissertation

Panelists:
  • Dr. Diana Karwan
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Forest Resources & Institute on the Environment (IonE) Associate
  • Dr. Forrest Fleischman
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Forest Resources
  • Dr. Daniel Larkin
    • Assistant Professor/Extension Specialist, Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology & Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center, Associate, Institute on the Environment
  • Dr. Matthew Russell
    • Assistant Professor/Extension Specialist, Department of Forest Resources
  • Dr. Joseph Bump
    • Associate Professor, Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology & Gordon W. Gullion Endowed Chair in Forest Wildlife Research and Education

02/16/18 - Highlighting Interdisciplinary Research in Natural Resources Science

02/16/18 - Highlighting Interdisciplinary Research in Natural Resources Science

Speakers:

  • Dr. David Mulla
    • Professor & Larson Endowed Chair in Soil and Water Resources, Co-Director of Graduate Studies
  • Dr. Rebecca Montgomery
    • Associate Professor, Dept of Forest Resources, and Institute on the Environment (IonE)
  • Dr. Ce Yang
    • Assistant Professor, Dept of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering
  • Dr. Satoshi Ishii
    • Assistant Professor, Dept of Soil, Water, and Climate

 

    03/23/18 - Preparing for a Career in Natural Resources Scienc

    03/23/18 - Preparing for a Career in Natural Resources Scienc

    Alumni Panel:

    • Sawyer Scherer, Forest Ecologist - UPM Blandin Paper Company
    • Mary Hammes, Environmental Stewardship & Volunteer Manager - Mississippi Park Connection
    • Kyle Gill, Forest Manager - UMN Cloquet Forestry Center
    • Sarah Fellows, Research Professional - Center for Changing Landscapes

    04/06/18 - Scientific Writing Workshop

    04/06/18 - Scientific Writing Workshop

    Speakers:

    • Dr. Kristen C. Nelson - Professor 
      • Environmental sociology, socio-ecological systems analysis, human behavior, governance
      • Dept. of Forest Resources & Dept. of Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology
    • Dr. Forrest Fleischman - Assistant Professor
      • Environmental politics, policy, governance, and decision-making
      • Dept. of Forest Resources
    • Dr. Lee Frelich - Researcher, Director of the UMN Center for Forest Ecology, and IonE Fellow
      • Climate change, wind and fire, deer and moose browsing, invasive species, earthworms
      • Dept. of Forest Resources, UMN Center for Forest Ecology, & Institute on the Environment (IonE)

    04/20/18 - Supporting Our Queer and Trans Campus Communities

    04/20/18 - Supporting Our Queer and Trans Campus Communities

    Speakers:

    • Ahmad Qais Munhazim - Director, Gender and Sexuality Center for Queer and Trans Life
    • Melinda Lee - Assistant Director, Gender and Sexuality Center for Queer and Trans Life