CSCI6969: Fall 2023 Computer Science Graduate Skills Seminar

Schedule (subject to change)

Date Topic
Aug 30 No class until further notice
Sep 6
Sep 13  
Sep 20 What is Research? By Lirong Xia. Slides.
Sep 27 Reading Papers. By Alex Gittens.
Oct. 4 Writing Papers. By Lei Yu
Oct. 11 Giving Talks. By Elliot Anshelevich
Oct. 18 Writing Proposals. By George Slota
Oct. 25 Fellowship applications. By Elizabeth Madigan
Nov. 1 Careers after Grad School. By Bolek Szymanski
Nov. 8 Ethics and Reproducibility. By Oshani Seneviratne
Nov. 15
Nov. 22
Nov. 29
Dec. 6


Graduate Student Speakers

Past course websites

RPI's Center for Global Communication+Design (Comm+D)

CRA-W workshops on Graduate Skills (look for slides under different workshops and cohort programs)

UToronto Graduate Skills seminar

How to do good research and get it published and cited (Eamonn Keogh)

Critical Questions for Research Proposals (a.k.a. Heilmeier questions)