What is the importance of community for researchers? Why develop a research community? In this co-facilitated panel, students will hear from a panel of experienced researchers and explore the connections between research identity, relationship building and career development. Students will have the opportunity to ask panellists questions and learn more about the experience and journey of a career researcher.
Presenters: Kyla Flanagan & co-presented with multiple researchers across campus
By the end of this session, students will be able to:
- Describe and explain the importance of developing a research community in academic contexts and beyond
- Recognize relationship building as a practice and describe different relationship-building strategies
- Listen to the experiences of diverse researchers from across campus and participate in a discussion about relationship building
- Reflect on their academic community and explore research career paths
This session will be held in-person.