Earth Educators Rendezvous > Previous Rendezvous > Rendezvous 2016 > Program > Morning Workshops > Career Prep > Program


See the Private Participant Workspace for additional resources mentioned at the workshop.


  • 7:00pm-8:30pm Earth Educator Rendezvous opening reception




  • 8:30am-8:35am Introduction to Theme: The job search
  • 8:35am-9:50am Academic jobs search, interviews, and illegal questions
  • 9:50am-10:05am COFFEE BREAK
  • 10:05am-10:50am The elevator pitch and negotiations
  • 10:50am-11:20am Final thoughts on academic careers
  • 11:20am-11:30am Summary of the Day and Written evaluations
  • 11:30am-1:00pm Lunch discussion groups (optional)
  • 1:00pm-4:15pm Choose among Earth Educator Rendezvous Mini-Workshops on lab activities, proposal writing, student motivation, team teaching, and other sessions
  • 4:30pm-5:30pm Rendezvous plenary session
  • 5:30pm Official end of Academic Career Preparation workshop