Professional Development

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Professional Development Workshops

Each semester, the GPSA hosts a variety of workshops in collaboration with campus partners. These workshops cover a wide range of topics including academic, professional, and interpersonal skills that can help graduate and professional students gain valuable skills for success in their graduate studies and future careers.

Please visit the Professional Development Academy website to view a full description of available workshops and other professional development opportunities. 

**Graduate College/GPSA workshops are now using Event Pass for all events and workshops. For easy check-in at the event, generate an Event Pass QR code by visiting involvementcenter.unlv.edu, signing in with your ACE account, clicking on the profile icon in the top right, and choosing Event Pass.

Other Professional Development Opportunities

Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP)

Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) offers workshops. OSP serves as the principal point of contact for individuals seeking and/or managing external funding for research, scholarship, and creative activities. Workshops TBA. Visit the Training page for more information. Register by contacting osp@unlv.edu.

UNLV Libraries Offers Instruction

Information sessions are provided for instructors that are designed to help students develop their abilities to identify, access, evaluate and make effective use of information in its various formats. You will need to complete an online request. Please submit the form at least one week prior to when the informational session is requested or call 702-895-2114 (on-campus dialing: 52114) to schedule a class session. Classroom availability is on a first-come first-serve basis.

UNLV Libraries Workshops

A wide variety of Library workshops are offered to UNLV graduate and professional students. All sessions are free. For a complete listing of available workshops and registration please visit the library website.

Writing Center

The Writing Center can help you with any writing assignment, at any stage of the writing process. They can help you in person, or you can send your paper using the simple form on our Online Writing Lab (OWL) page. Grad assistants and adjunct instructors: the UNLV Writing Center will send a consultant to your class to talk about the services the Writing Center can offer your students. Call 702-895-3908 to schedule a presentation.

Career Services

The mission of Student Career Services is to educate, prepare and assist students as they pursue the career development and job search process in a global and dynamic world of work.

Interfolio

Since 1999, Interfolio has been the best way to collect, manage, and showcase academic and professional credentials for post-graduate education, teaching positions in higher education, and other opportunities. Interfolio offers individuals one central place to store their most important documents, while also providing the means to distribute these materials to thousands of institutions across the county. Interfolio's services offer a revolutionary way for people to market themselves professionally.

Faculty Development Events

Faculty Development Events are open to all UNLV Grad Rebels. If you're interested, please check out the UNLV Faculty Center events.