Growing Your Professional Profile

FRI, JUL 29, 2016 (52:57)

This session focuses on professional development and networking, including: drafting session proposals for conferences and press releases for projects; submitting work for publication; negotiating for professional development funding and support; and creating a professional development plan for yourself. While geared towards early-career archivists, the skills discussed will be applicable to many young professionals in competitive fields.

+ BIO: Snowden Becker

Snowden Becker is program manager and adjunct faculty at UCLA for the Department of Information Studies. She has her M.A. in Library and Information Science. Her research interests focus on how audiovisual materials are integrated into, accessed and preserved as part of our larger cultural heritage. She previously was an archivist and information professional at several institutions, including the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Academy Film Archive, and the Japanese American National Museum. She has consulted frequently on media preservation and collection administration issues with many other collections in the U.S. and abroad.

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