Women Scholars Initiative
for the Advancement, Recruitment, and Retention of Women
July 23, 2015 Workshop: Authorship II
With visiting guest speaker Dr. Deborah Yelon, MUSC Chair of Neurosciences, Chair of the College of Medicine Appointment, Promotion and Tenure committee and MUSC Research Integrity Officer. Click here for Workshop presentations.
November 21, 2014 Workshop: Mining Clinical Data, Keeping Up-to-Date & Integrating Evidence into Practice
Presented by faculty from SCTR, the Center for Evidence-Based Practice, Departments of Pediatrics, and the DLSI. Click here for Tegrity recording.
November 13, 2013 Workshop: Managing Challenges in Career Advancement amd Family Responsibilities
February 17, 2012 Workshop: Authorship: Confused about who gets credit? Wondering how to avoid conflict?
This workshop was presented by MUSC leaders and experienced faculty. Click here for Tegrity recording. Click here for authorship handout distributed at the workshop.
February 23, 2011 Workshop: Collaboration: HOW TO START IT: why to end it
The workshop addressed all aspects of collaboration (research, clinical and education). Part I and Part II of the workshop videos.
November 15, 2010 Workshop: Improving Work-Life Satisfaction
The MUSC Women Scholars Initiative and the MUSC Postdoctoral Association co-hosted a workshop entitled "Improving Work-Life Satisfaction for Women (and Men) in Science." This workshop was brought to MUSC by the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) and the Elsevier Foundation. The MUSC Institutional membership to AWIS is funded by the MUSC Women Scholars Initiative.
June 9, 2010 Workshop: Promotion and Tenure
The MUSC Faculty Senate and the MUSC Women Scholars Initiative co-sponsored a panel discussion concerning promotion and tenure. Panelists included members from MUSC Colleges, members of the MUSC Tenure Committee and recently promoted and tenured faculty.
November 20, 2009 Workshop: Nella Barkley's “How to Get Ahead and Get it Right”
Nella Barkley presented her “Life\Work Design,” which provided a step-by-step way to address some of life and work’s most perplexing issues. http://www.careerlife.com.
April 3, 2009 Workshop: Understanding Contracts, Promotion & Tenure Workshop
Speakers presented information to help faculty navigate through the contract, promotion and tenure process. A faculty networking reception followed the seminar.
- Dr. John Raymond, Promotion and Tenure (ppt)
- Dr. Tom Higerd, Mr. Joe Good, Contracts (ppt)
October 31, 2008 Workshop: Linda Austin
Lina Austin, MD, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, MUSC, Director, Office of MUSC University Communications, CEO of MedYouNet, LLC and Author of the book “What’s Holding You Back: Eight Critical Steps for Women’s Success” presented her workshops “Motivation: Creating Your Strategic Plan Risk Taking vs. Nest Building: Building Your Academic Portfolio Focusing on Your Intellectual Development” and “Creative Problem Finding: How to Identify a Great Problem that Defines Your Career Path.”
November 9, 2007 Workshop: Cindy DiBiasi of 3D Communications
Ms. DiBiasi will present her workshops “Communicating Effectively for Women: Getting Your Point Across” and “Tricks of the Trade: How to Control Your Media Message and Your Interview” - View her handout (pdf)