School of Graduate Studies

/Dr. Lee Foote returns to USU/

Dr. Lee Foote returns to USU

In 1990, Dr. Lee Foote received his PhD in Ecology from Utah State University. Now 26-years later, Foote returned to Logan on Jan. 20 to present on his book, Oral Exams: Preparing For and Passing Candidacy, Qualifying, and Graduate Defenses.

Read about and watch his presentation[...]

‘Things are connected:’ PDRF studies broad impacts of climate change

‘Things are connected:’ PDRF studies broad impacts of climate change It’s the interconnectedness of species and environments that captures the attention of ecologist and outdoor enthusiast Ryan Choi. The Presidential Research Fellow at Utah State University finds excitement in the understanding of how things interact with one another, and how systems work together. Ryan likens [...]

Mark McLellan

VP for Research and Dean of Graduate Studies
435-797-1180
mark.mclellan@usu.edu

Getting Started as a Successful Proposal Writer and Academician

Getting Started as a Successful Proposal Writer and Academician This workshop is tailored to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows seeking a beginner's course on writing grant proposals. Taught by the highly-reputable external grant writing training company, Grant Writers' Seminars & Workshops, LLC, this seminar is a modification of the advanced Write Winning Grant Proposals seminar. [...]

Jeff Broadbent

Associate VP for Research and Associate Dean of Graduate Studies
435-797-2113
jeff.broadbent@usu.edu

Kurt Adison

Coordinator of Programs
435-797-2559
kurt.adison@usu.edu

TA Training

TA Training helps students who will be teaching prepare for their course and inspire and cultivate their classes. This workshop is required for graduate students who have been awarded or are pursuing a teaching assistantship. ITLS 7920 is mandatory for all teaching assistants. Students must be registered before their funding will be processed. To register, [...]

Thesis/Dissertation Workshop

Thesis/dissertation format workshops are held several times during the school year. During the sessions, the assistant dean of the School of Graduate Studies provides a thorough survey of USU format requirements and guidelines, as well as journal and other departmental format options. He also […]

Gear up for the Utah State’s 11th annual Research Week

Gear up for Utah State's 11th annual Research Week On April 6-11, the USU Office of Research and graduate studies will be hosting the 11th annual Research Week, showcasing the best of the best in undergraduate, graduate and faculty research. Research Week gives student researchers center stage through events such as Ignite USU and the Student Research Symposium, and [...]

PDRF uses cloud computing research to protect against hackers

PDRF uses cloud computing research to protect against hackers It would be unfair to say Boyang Wang, one of Utah State University’s Presidential Doctoral Research Fellows, has his head in the clouds; rather, he has his head in the cloud. Wang, a computer science student who is researching the encryption and outsourcing of data and [...]