Request for Proposals
Graduate Student Workshop on Socio-Environmental Synthesis: Interdisciplinary Skill Building, Proposal Writing, & Collaborating
Application Deadline: November 20, 2017 Apply Online
Workshop Dates: January 23-26, 2018 in Annapolis, Maryland, USA
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The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) invites applications for the 5th annual Graduate Student Workshop on Socio-Environmental (S-E) Synthesis, to be held January 23-26, 2018, in Annapolis, Maryland, USA. Workshop goals are to:
- Energize and engage students in innovative, team-based, use-inspired S-E synthesis research
- Increase student capactities through S-E synthesis training, skill-building, and networking
- Prepare students for upcoming S-E synthesis research and leadership opportunities at SESYNC
Attendees of this workshop will join 30 of their peers from around the world and across scholarly disciplines. Attendees will participate in highly interactive activities and facilitated discussions as individuals, but will also be given the opportunity while in Annapolis to form the beginnings of diverse, interdisciplinary research teams.
Workshop sessions and activities will be led by noted S-E synthesis scholars and practitioners, and will range from synthetic proposal writing and research design, to the science of team science, to science communication and delivering actionable outcomes for stakeholders and decision makers.