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Science Leadership and Management Workshop

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Seminar
March 20, 2018 - 4:00pm

Earth Sciences Building

2207 Main Mall

Room: 
5104

Speaker

How to become an effective scientific mentor and team leader?
Professor Douw Steyn
Emeritus Professor of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences at UBC
Science, Leadership and Management

Prof. Douw Steyn is an Emeritus Professor of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences at UBC. He has mentored many scientists and coworkers over the course of his career. Drawing from his extensive experience directing a research group as well as leading multiple international and interdisciplinary research projects, Prof. Steyn will discuss the challenges  of managing interpersonal interactions in a research group setting  and will share his insights on how to create an effective team work dynamics, including motivating others, moderating disputes, and navigating difficult situations.

Supported by the Vivien M. Srivastava Memorial Endowment Fund

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