Current Events

The RLA Hosts Speaker Melissa Marshall

Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Time: 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Location: Talley Student Union, Ballrooms

Melissa Marshall, a science communications expert, will be returning to NC State to give a speech on “Powerful Presentations.” Melissa’s knowledge and experience have helped transform the way researchers present their science. Don’t miss an amazing opportunity to interact with colleagues and learn new presentation techniques to stand out amongst your fellow research peers!

Registration for this event will be cutoff at 200 participants. Don’t miss your chance to hear what Melissa has to say!

Register Today!

Upcoming Events

RLA Lunch & Learn: Opportunities and Challenges of Interdisciplinary Research

Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Location: Talley Student Union

The Research Leadership Academy will host a faculty Lunch & Learn titled “Opportunities and Challenges of Interdisciplinary Research.” In this Lunch & Learn you will have the opportunity to engage with fellow faculty members and compare the challenges you’ve faced. Work through the challenges together with knowledgeable senior faculty members. Get a heads start on successfully navigating this growing environment of research.

**Registration for this event will open in January 2019.**

RLA Interdisciplinary Research Symposium

Date: Thursday, March 21, 2019
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm (reception to follow)
Location: TBD

The Research Leadership Academy will host the first interdisciplinary research symposium on NC State’s campus. See what amazing research faculty across the university are involved in. The symposium will offer a unique opportunity for faculty to network across disciplines and between colleges.

**Registration for this event will open in early 2019**

Past Events

RLA Lunch & Learn: Navigating International Research

Date: Wednesday, December 5th
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: Talley Student Union, Room 3285

The Research Leadership Academy will host a faculty Lunch & Learn titled “Navigating International Research” Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 12:00pm-1:00pm in Talley Student Union. In this Lunch & Learn you will have the opportunity to question a diverse panel with knowledge of participating in International Research at NC State. Learn how to successfully navigate the international research community and have the opportunity to voice your concerns with scholarly panelists.

**Registration for this event is now closed.**

RLA Junior Faculty Forum: Enhancing Success in Navigating the Path to Tenure

Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm
Location: Talley Student Union – Ballroom

In this forum you will have the opportunity to question a panel of senior faculty and university leaders about your concerns and challenges as junior faculty in today’s research environment. Some of the topics we expect to cover include: when to say yes/no, grant writing, advising and mentoring students, work-life balance, publishing, navigating peer review, collaboration, committee work and finding mentors. We’d like to hear from YOU.

**Registration for this event is now closed.**

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