Month: September 2018

CBER Breakfast Brown Bag with Provost Kennedy

“Lessons Learned and What it Takes to
Become a Successful Researcher”

Monday, October 8, 2018


Gentry Rm 142 & 144

Register by October 5th!



Craig H. Kennedy is the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs at the University of Connecticut.  He is also a Professor of Educational Psychology and Pediatrics.  Before joining UConn, he was Dean of the College of Education at the University of Georgia.  Prior to his administrative appointments, he was a Professor of Special Education and Pediatrics at Vanderbilt University.  He has published more than 150 articles and books relating to the biobehavioral analysis of autism and other neurodevelopmental disabilities.  He holds a BA (psychology) and a PhD (education) from the University of California, Santa Barbara.


Time Event Notes
9:00-9:10am Welcome Remarks

Mike Coyne or Brandi Simonsen

9:10-9:15am Introduction of Provost Kennedy

George Sugai

9:15-9:30am Remarks

Provost Kennedy

  • Lessons learned from own scholarship
  • Comment on what it takes to become a successful researcher in the 21st Century
  • Role of science in the field of education
  • Useful advice to graduate students in a school of education.
9:30-9:45am Q&A

A light breakfast of coffee/tea, fruit, and muffins will be provided. Please download this event to your calendar by clicking here.