Past Events

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 9:30am
MSRB 1, Room 001

Congratulations! You are finishing your postdoctoral research and hoping to secure a faculty or industry position soon! You feel confident about your research, but you may have questions about building your lab personnel. How do you figure out whom to hire? How do you set up productive, working... read more about Fall 2019 RCR Forum: Moving From Mentee to Mentor »

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 9:00am
CCN Conference Room (LSRC B240)
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 12:00pm
The Bullpen at Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative

The career landscape for PhDs has changed dramatically-the majority of PhD holders now pursue non-academic careers. What are these careers, and how do you position yourself to be competitive for one? In this workshop, you'll explore careers in startups, private industry, and beyond, then learn how... read more about Workshop: Innovative Careers for PhDs »

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 9:00am
Jones 143

In this session, a panel of faculty members in the sciences and engineering will discuss the interview process for faculty jobs, including the campus visit, the job talk/chalk talk, and typical interview questions. NOTE: This panel is geared to postdocs and graduate students in the sciences and... read more about The Academic Interview (for Postdocs and Graduate Students in the Sciences and Engineering) »

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience Conference Room, B240, Levine Science Research Center

The Cognitive, Auditory, and Neural Bases of Language and Speech (CANBLS) Research Group brings together researchers from Duke campus and medical school to explore in depth the many aspects that contribute to our unique ability to generate, and communicate via language and speech. The group meets... read more about Inferring latent descriptions of animal vocalizations »

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 2:30pm
Hock Plaza Auditorium, 2424 Erwin Road, Ground Level

Dr. Harrop's research focuses on the intersection between sex and gender in ASD and how these variables impact the identification and expression of ASD. Her talk will include data from behavioral and eye tracking studies of sex differences in ASD and discuss the importance of considering sex/gender... read more about Sex, Gender & Autism: A Deeper Look at Females on the Autism Spectrum »

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 3:00pm
Sociology-Psychology 130 (Zener)

The goal of Dr. Bilbo's research is to understand the important role of the immune system during brain development, and ways in which immune activation during early brain development can affect later-life outcomes of neural function, immune function, mood and cognition. She also is interested in... read more about ENVIRONMENT MATTERS: BRAIN-IMMUNE INTERACTIONS IN DEVELOPMENT AND BEYOND »

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 12:00pm
Trent Semans Center for Health Education, Room 4067

Ted Satterthwaite, MD, MA, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. His laboratory uses multi-modal imaging techniques in concert with machine learning and network science tools to understand both normal patterns of... read more about Challenges and Opportunities in Large-Scale Neuroimaging Studies of Brain Development »

Monday, September 23, 2019 - 4:30pm
Bryan Research 103

The convolutional neural network (CNN) represents the current state-of-the-art for image and video analysis, and is increasingly used for analyzing time series and other data with spatial or sequential structure. This session will provide an intuitive introduction to the fundamentals of CNNs, with... read more about +DS In-Person Learning Experience: Convolutional Neural Networks »