Ph.D. Program Director Jenifer Burckett-Picker [Jenifer.Burckett-Picker@Tufts.edu] is responsible for adding students to the Fletcher Ph.D. email list serve. All Ph.D. students may post official email messages to the list serve.
All Fletcher students are also on the official email list serve, which is maintained by Mary.Dulatre@tufts.edu. Students may post to it, however it is moderated.
Additionally, Ph.D. students have a Ph.D. Student Group email list, which is not moderated. All Ph.D. students may post to it. The purpose of this list is to communicate with student leaders, coordinate student-run events, and socialize.
Students have the option of subscribing to the social list serve, which is maintained by Mary.Dulatre@tufts.edu. Information on social activities, debates on current events, and items for sale are common issues that go through this list serve.To post a message to the faculty and/or staff lists, contact Mary.Dulatre@tufts.edu.
Thursday, November 29th, 4:30 pm in C407
Anne Moore, Program Specialist and the Fulbright Advisor in the Scholar Development Office of Tufts Academic Advising and Ethan Corbin and Ches Thurber (Current Ph.D. Students and Eisenhower Fellowship Recipients), “Putting Together a Successful Application for the Fulbright and Eisenhower-Pappas Fellowship Programs”,
Wednesday, October 10th, 5:30-7:00 in C407
Professor Robert Pfaltzgraff, Jenifer Burckett-Picker, Alison Russell (Ph.D. August 2012), “Preparing for Your Dissertation Defense”,
Wednesday, September 19th, 5:30-7:00 pm in C407
Courtney Richardson (Ph.D. 2012) and Mihaela Papa (Ph.D. 2010), “Applying for Pre-docs and Post-docs – Strategies That Work”.
Academic Year 2011-2012
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Prof. Zeynep Bulutgil, “How to Apply for Grants”.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Dr. Lauren Brodsky and Dr. Nancy Gleason, “The Challenges of Starting a Post-Ph.D. Career in the Boston Area”.
Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012
Dr. Dipali Mukhopadhyay, "Post Docs, Publishing, and Professoring: What Comes after My Ph.D.?"
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Professor Karen Jacobsen, “After the Interviews: Analyzing and Writing Up the Data”.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Professor Karen Jacobsen, “Getting a Grip on the Dissertation Proposal”
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Professor Kelly Sims Gallagher, “Applying for a Post-Doc: Does it Make Sense? How to Choose, Tips for Applying, and More”
Tuesday, September 28, 2011
Phillip McMullen, Director of Office of Career Services, “The Non-Academic Job Search”
Academic Year 2010-2011
April 14, 2011—12:30-1:45pm in C407
Professor Alan Wachman: “Demystifying the Dissertation-Writing Process”
March 29, 2011—5:30-7pm in Cabot 407
Phillip McMullen, Director of OCS: “Materials and OCS Support for the Non-Academic Job Search” (postponed due to illness)
February 8, 2011 – 5:30-7pm in Cabot 407
Professors Peter Uvin and Karen Jacobsen: “ How to Get Through the Dissertation Proposal in Less than Two Years!”
November 9, 2010 – 5:30-7:00 pm C-407
Professor Karen Jacobsen: "Herding Cats and Hurdling Blocks: Managing Your Dissertation Committee and Confronting the Writing Process".
October 18, 2010 – 5:30-7:00 pm C-407
Professor William Martel: “The Path from Initial Idea to Publication”.
September 21, 2010 – 5:30-7:00 pm C-407
”Prof. Rusty Tunnard (Fletcher PhD 2010): “Shaking Off the Post-Comps Hangover and Confronting the Dissertation Proposal".
Academic Year 2009-2010
April 27, 2010
Professor Daniel Drezner: Everything You Wanted to Ask about the Academic Job Market, but Were Afraid to Ask. [Audio]
November 2, 1009
Professor Kelly Sims Gallagher: [Audio]
Professor Kelly Sims Gallagher: The Challenges and Advantages of a Fletcher PhD [Audio]
October 23, 2009
Professor Alan Wachman, [Audio]
Professor Alan Wachman, Common Critical Chapters: Introductions, Literature Reviews, Conclusions. [Audio]
September 29, 2009
Professor William Moomaw: [Audio]
Professor William Moomaw: Every Journey Begins with a Single Step: Developing your Dissertation Proposal [Audio]