Beyond the Professoriate / Bridging Gaps – May 2015 Conferences

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Dear Readers,

Hope the last week of April is going well for all!

May is coming with two empowering conferences that are highly recommended for career development:

•  Beyond the Professoriate by Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies (CMCS) panelist Jennifer Polk (
Online conference for PhDs
2 and 9 May, 2015

Speakers include 25 PhDs from a variety of fields including communication, marketing, public relations, social media, engineering, ethnomusicology, genetics, German and more!

Explore career options, ask questions of working professionals, learn skills and connect to help you in your non-academic job search.

Applicable to all PhD applicants, candidates and graduates.

More details and a link to register at

•  Bridging Gaps: Higher Education, Media and Society
Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies (CMCS)
May 27-28, 2015
Ryerson University, Canada

The conference is filled up, but we still have spots left for our media workshop. The workshop will be beneficial to scholars, students and professionals considering informed opinions in media.

The workshop titled ‘Scholars as Critics’ will take place at Oakham House (55 Gould St, Toronto) on Wednesday, May 27 from 2:30 to 4:30 pm.

Attendees must select Option C in the registration area here:

For inquires, send me an email at

We are looking forward to seeing you at Beyond the Professoriate and Bridging Gaps very soon!

Photo Credits: Jeremiah Hill Photography

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