Grace Hopper Annual Conference Schedule

SESSIONS LIST

CRA-W Grad Student Workshop: Finding a Research Topic

October 14 2:15 pm-3:15 pm
322 A Level Three GRBCC
TRACK: Career
Workshop

This session will focus on strategies for actively identifying a viable research topic for your dissertation. How to choose between several topics? What should you look for in a topic/advisor? How should your career plans influence your choice? The discussion will also describe the various aspects of a research topic, and how to set reasonable goals and milestones so that you can successfully finish in a reasonable time frame.