Workforce Webinars

The Workforce Program hosts webinars on a variety of topics related to the geosciences, ranging from career development topics and economics of geoscience to topics of interest to support the success of geoscience academic departments.

Displaying 41 - 50 of 64 webinars
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Wednesday, October 17, 2012 | 38 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, Carolyn Wilson from AGI's Workforce Program looks at the preliminary results for the Geoscience Student Exit Survey, including data that begins to establish trends between the 2011 and 2012 pilot tests.
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Friday, October 5, 2012 | 29 mins
Series: AGI Geoscience Currents Discussion
In this Currents Discussion webinar, Carolyn Wilson from AGI's Workforce Program discusses the preliminary results for the Geoscience Student Exit Survey, including data that begins to establish trends between the 2011 and 2012 pilot tests.
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Thursday, September 20, 2012 | 45 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, Dallas Rhodes and Charles Trupe discuss successful strategies for geoscience departments to recruit new students, and also discuss their experiences at Georgia Southern University.
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Wednesday, June 20, 2012 | 52 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, Heather Houlton from AGI's Workforce Program discusses the results of her Master's thesis research, and outlines the sources and pathways from which geoscience majors enter into the geoscience profession, and the critical incidents of each pathway.
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Monday, October 3, 2011 | 19 mins
Series: AGI Geoscience Currents Discussion
In this webinar, AGI Workforce program staff discuss salary trends and employment projections for geoscience occupations, including comparisons to other science and engineering occupations.
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Thursday, September 29, 2011 | 1 hour 19 mins
Series: AGI Workforce Careers Webinar
In this webinar, our speakers discuss careers in Canadian mineral exploration.
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Tuesday, August 23, 2011 | 30 mins
Series: AGI Geoscience Currents Discussion
In this webinar, Heather Houlton from AGI's Geoscience Workforce Program discusses her "pathway" model that she developed during her graduate research (Houlton, 2010), and how it applies to recruitment and retention strategies for the geosciences.
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Thursday, April 21, 2011 | 1 hour 10 mins
Series: AGI Workforce Careers Webinar
In this webinar, our speakers discuss geoscience careers in mineral exploration.
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Monday, April 18, 2011 | 16 mins
Series: AGI Workforce Webinar
Without properly targeted investment in the retention geoscience university students and the successful transition of geoscience graduates into core geoscience occupations, the sustainability of U.S. geoscience academic infrastructure and pursuit of basic geoscience research is at risk. This roundtable is a live web-cast that will commence with a brief presentation that highlights these main issues and will be followed by Skype chat-based discussion groups on the following topics. Roundtable moderators will present their discussion group summaries at the end of the roundtable session.
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Tuesday, February 15, 2011 | 1 hour 7 mins
Series: AGI Workforce Webinar
In this webinar, faculty and alumni from the geoscience departments at St. Lawrence University and Georgia Southern University discuss strategies for reaching out and engaging geoscience department alumni as career resources.

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