CIRTL@UR: Teaching-As-Research Fellows Program

CIRTL presents the Creating Effective Scientific Posters series to provide you an opportunity to develop and strengthen your scientific posters.

Presenter Adam Steinberg will explain:

  • What goes on a scientific poster and why it's effective;
  • Techniques to capture your audience and enhance the understanding of your scientific data;
  • How to navigate Adobe Illustrator and Microsoft PowerPoint;
  • How to cater to viewers and how they read posters.

Part One: Creating an Effective Scientific Poster

Wednesday March 11 2015; at 2.00pm ET

A one-hour virtual session held in Blackboard Collaborate covering key points in scientific poster design.

Part Two: Instructor and Peer Feedback

Students upload their draft posters online for instructor and peer feedback.

Part Three: Design Discussion

Monday March 30 2015 at 12.00 ET

A one-hour virtual session discussing student poster designs and provide feedback

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