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Supporting Adaptive Brain and Behavior: The Abecedarian Approach to Social, Educational, and Health Disparities
(Virginia Tech, 2017-11-30)
This paper places the Abecedarian Approach in theoretical and historical context and reviews the results from 3 randomized controlled trials that have tested an experimental protocol designed to prevent cognitive disabilities ...
Unpacking gender for inclusive and equitable development: A practitioner’s perspective from Africa
Dr. Batamaka Somé, Anthropologist and Gender Specialist from Burkina Faso, will seek to raise awareness on gender issues around the world by sharing his experiences in working with women’s social and economic empowerment ...
Geography and the Environment Through Kitchenspace: Cultural Ecology in the House-lot Garden in Central Mexico
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-03-16)
The WGD program at CIRED has conducted a monthly discussion series for over a decade. Students, faculty, staff and members of the community are encouraged to attend the discussions and bring their ideas and questions. The ...
Preparing for an Academic Job Search
(Virginia Tech, 2007-10-04)
Overview of Academic Job Search Begin by determining personal and institutional "fit" - Develop dossier (CV, cover letter, etc.) based on your chosen career path and institutional type - Look over job ads in your ...
Preparing for an Academic Job Search: Application Materials
(Virginia Tech, 2007-10-04)
Basic Guidelines for Preparing for an Academic Job Search:<br /><br /> • Read announcements carefully<br /> • Follow instructions closely<br /> • Taylor materials to each application<br /> • Present a professional package<br ...
Diversity Summit Presentation
(Virginia Tech, 2017-08-15)
Key Message: <ul><li>Sustainable transformation is needed at Virginia Tech around diversity and inclusion </li><li>Employers and Alumni recognize value of diversity and excellence </li><li>VT needs to be a destination ...
Sustaining Advance at Virginia Tech 2018
Poster illustrating how AdvanceVT initiatives have been integrated into university policies and programs at Virginia Tech.
Virginia Tech Faculty Perceptions: The 2012 COACHE Survey - Pre-tenure Faculty Highlights
(Virginia Tech, 2014-01-16)
COACHE Survey Overview<br /><br /> • 1298 instructional and research faculty hired at Virginia Tech before Jan 2012 were surveyed in fall 2012<br /> • Results provide descriptive statistics and significant differences ...
Advancing Women at Virginia Tech 2013: Are we making progress?
(Virginia Tech, 2013-09)
This 2013 AdvanceVT presentation reviews the extent to which Virginia Tech is successfully promoting a diverse environment, increasing productivity, and supporting family/work-friendly policies.
ADVANCE Portal Website
(Virginia Tech, 2009-06-22)
The purpose of the ADVANCE portal website is to link to information on ADVANCE grantee web sites, facilitate sharing among ADVANCE grantees, and make findings of ADVANCE grantees available to all.