Research Application (RA) Training Topics and Information

Welcome, Research Application (RA) graduate appointees! 

A real-time, synchronous training session was held on Wednesday, August 25 that provided an overview of your role, professionalism and expectations as a research application appointee. Facilitated by the WMU Department of Career and Student Employment Services, the session also included helpful reminders related to office professionalism. Please keep in mind that your work expectations will vary depending on the department or program in which you serve, so you need to make sure you get clear instructions from your hiring unit. 

GA Training: Professionalism + Expectations Wednesday, August 25, 2 to 3 p.m. ET

  • Professionalism
  • Work ethic
  • Communication
  • Career management
  • Connecting GA with studies
  • Career readiness

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RA Training Presentation