2022 ACR-Sheth Foundation Doctoral Symposium

"Empowering Students to Create Meaningful Change"  


The 2022 ACR Doctoral Symposium is scheduled to be held in-person on Thursday, October 20, 2022 in Denver, CO.


The 2022 ACR-Sheth Foundation Doctoral Symposium Co-chairs are:

Nicole Mead, York University. [Contact: nmead@schulich.yorku.ca]

Lawrence Williams, University of Colorado Boulder. [Contact: lawrence.williams@colorado.edu]


Join us for a day centered on professional development, mentorship, and forging meaningful connections between doctoral students and faculty. 


Agenda-in-brief (subject to change)


Morning Sessions


  • “Meet the Editors!”
  • “Building the Field We Want”
  • “Theory Panel”
  • “Long-Term Impact Panel”
  • “Tossing Out the Boxes and Arrows Panel”
  • “Career Management Panel”


Networking Lunch


Afternoon Session


  • Shark Tank Research Pitch Competition: Prelims
  • Shark Tank: Finals
  • Shark Tank Reception

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