Thursday, November 3, 2016
Location: 201C Albertsons Library
Second floor through the College of Innovation and Design (CID)
What have you always wanted to know about working with public lands, resources, and people? Come with questions to find out how to get ready for the next opportunity. This Coffee and Donuts will provide a Q&A session to uncover tips for building relationships and understanding federal agency processes.
9 – 10 a.m. – Open forum to mingle and talk to fellow researchers
10 – 11 a.m. – Q&A discussion about working with federal agencies facilitated by Dr. Pei-Lin Yu
About Dr. Pei-Lin Yu
Dr. Yu is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology and has worked for federal agencies across the country including the U.S. Forest Service, National Park Service, and Bureau of Reclamation since 1988. Dr. Yu has served as a federal Contracting Officer’s Representative and Agreements Technical Representative and facilitated thousands of federal projects. She’s contracted with the federal government as a university researcher. Dr. Yu represents Boise State University in the Rocky Mountains Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit (CESU) and is working to build participation of Boise State faculty and students in federal lands management-related research.
Please come to this Coffee & Donuts with your questions, and expect to:
• Come away with some tips for building relationships with federal agencies
• Understand federal agency processes
• Learn about how to get involved in the Rocky Mountains CESU