Early Career Researchers: advice to Get Your Program of Research Started

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm EDT
Event Location: 
ATAC 3004 / OA 3041

Early Career Researchers Workshop - Advice to Get Your Program of Research Started - Tuesday, October 2


As you start your research career at Lakehead University, it’s important to know that you are not alone. In this session, you will learn strategies from experienced faculty members about how to get your program of research started.


You will learn about the expectations of Promotion, Tenure, and Renewal and how to cultivate a peer support system and reach out to peer mentors. Finally, you will develop strategies to balance the demands of teaching, research, and service.



  • Dr. Andrew P. Dean, Vice-President, Research and Innovation

  • Dr. Amanda Diochon, Assistant Professor, Department of Geology


Date: Tuesday, October 2

Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm

Location: ATAC 3004 (Thunder Bay) and OA 3041 (Orillia)

Lunch to be served.


Please RSVP to Melissa Burton at ea.vpri@lakeheadu.ca by Thursday, Sept. 27 if you are interested in attending.