The IDP is designed to help students define and pursue their career goals through personal reflection and discussions with your DAC Committee and Program Heads. The goal of the IDP is to provoke self-reflection on what your strengths and weaknesses are, what you wish to get out of your graduate education, and where you want that education to lead you.
IDP Form Requirements
Initial Meeting- During orientation week, in a student's G1 year, you will be asked to fill out the and submit it to the Program Head, Dr. Shiv Pillai and Associate Director, Dr. Wendy Garrett, during your individual advisory meetings.
Spring Advisory Meeting - in the spring of a student's G1 year, they will meet again with Program Head and Associate Director no form is required
G-3 and Above Requirements
- American Association for the Advancement of Science’s (AAAS’s) myIDP website at http://myidp.sciencecareers.org.
- Molecular Cell: Yearly Planning Meetings: Individualized Development Plans Aren't Just More Paperwork