TRAINING & JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Graduate students interested in pursuing research in areas supported by the CRPD should contact individual researchers for further information.
CRPiD STUDENT CONNECTIONS
The CRPiD Student Connections is a supportive environment and forum for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows of all disciplines/fields of study, who share an interest in dementia and gerontological scholarship.
This group aims to be diverse and inclusive, with members from across the UBC community, as well as other universities. There is no cost to join. Meetings will have a hybrid format (in-person and virtual) and will take place the last Thursday of every month.
Becoming a member of the CRPiD Student Connections will include:
Being a part of the greater CRPiD community
Learn about and attend CRPD events and colloquiums
Increase understanding of the dementia experience
Learn from people living with dementia
Opportunities for expanding connections with other students
Networking and socialization
Meet others with similar research interests
Connect across disciplines
Mentorship and learning from one another
Support one another as new and developing scholars
Find a mentee/be a mentor to others
Share experiences as students/learn from one another
Encouragement and feedback on scholarly work
Join or form a writing group
Tips on publishing and writing grants
Practice presentations and thesis defences in front of peers
Discuss and explore different research methods
If you would like to join, please email Sheila Novek at firstname.lastname@example.org