CRA Career Mentoring Workshop
The Computing Research Association holds a biennial Career Mentoring Workshop in Washington, DC. The last workshop was held February 24-25, 2022.
This workshop provides career advice and mentoring activities for junior assistant professors in computer science and engineering.
The workshop, consisting of a series of panels, is interspersed with opportunities to network with senior researchers and representatives from government agencies.
Click here to read a participant’s perspective in the CRA Bulletin.
Workshops for additional groups:
CRA-E offers workshops informing graduate students and post-docs about academic teaching career options as well as professional development workshops for teaching track faculty in Ph.D. granting departments.
CRA-WP offers Career Mentoring Workshops for women at various career stages.
Career Mentoring Workshop 2020
Career Mentoring Workshop 2018
Career Mentoring Workshop 2016
Career Mentoring Workshop 2014
Career Mentoring Workshop 2012
Sessions typically include:
Planning Your Research Career;
Teaching, Mentoring and Managing Students;
Preparing a Tenure Package;
Time Management and Family Life;
Advice from Early Career Faculty; and
Writing Grant Proposals.