I'd encourage you to remember that you have a purpose. No matter how hard things may become, focus on your purpose, connect with those who are equally committed to your success, and be proactive!
Tershia Pinder-Grover, PhD
Director of Center for Research on Learning and Teaching in Engineering
University of Michigan
Degree(s) at UMD:
B.S. in Fire Protection Engineering, 1999
Degree(s) at Other Institutions:
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan, 2006
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan, 2002
After graduating with a Ph.D. at the University of Michigan Tershia became a Coordinator for Engineering Graduate School Instructor Initiatives where she coordinated a mentor program and the Engineering Graduate Student Instructor training for new teaching assistants and graduate students instructors. She moved up to the assistant director and is now currently the Director for the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching in Engineering. She has been endorsed by her peers on her skill and knowledge in teaching, research, and program evaluation.