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Fostering Collaborations with Peers and Faculty March 2016

Given the large doctoral student body at CAPPA, the CAPPA Ph.D. Consortium in collaboration with the Institute of Urban Studies organized a series of "skills" sessions for the benefit of new and existing Ph.D. students and to enable socialization through shared areas of academic concerns, including attending conferences, faculty and peer collaboration, dissertation writing, and time management.

Fostering Collaborations with Peers and Faculty
How to foster research collaborations by volunteering on faculty research projects, using teaching experience to contribute to pedagogy research, collaborating with your dissertation advisor, grant writing, and publishing.


Ann Foss

Ann Foss is a doctoral candidate in the Urban Planning and Public Policy program at CAPPA. Her research focuses on the politics, narrative framing and public participation surrounding climate change policy and action.