Management Seminar Series (MSS) 2018

About The Series:

The Management Seminar Series (MSS) provides administrative and scientific staff an opportunity to obtain and or enhance management and leadership skills through presentations, interactive activities, and open discussions addressing core leadership and management issues and NIH-related matters.

7 Monthly Seminars

January to July, 10AM - 12PM, Main Campus, Building 10, Masur Auditorium

January 18
Program Introduction
February 15
Defining & Developing Your Personal Brand
March 15
Managing Virtual Teams
April 19
Managing a Diverse Workforce
May 17
Influencing Change
June 21
Mentoring 101
July 26
Lipsett Auditorium
Employee Engagement and Motivation Matters

Coordinated by the NIH Management Interns and Presidential Management Fellows, Former MSS Participants, and the NIH Training Center

Who Should Attend:

Nominated high-performing professional staff at the GS-7 through 12 levels, NIH Management Interns (MIs), and Presidential Management Fellows (PMFs). Non-supervisory GS-13 staff are welcome to participate as well.

In order to participate in the MSS, all interested parties must first be nominated by their Executive Officer and, upon acceptance, will be registered for approval through the Learning Management System (LMS).

The content is primarily shaped by former MSS participants and current NIH MIs and PMFs, reflecting a unique balance of information on the administration, culture, management, and leadership aspects of the NIH.

The MSS nomination period is now closed. The next call for MSS nominations will occur in Fall 2018.

Tuition: $495​

Contact Information

John Abrams
MSS Program Manager
NIH Training Center
Phone: 301-451-3756
Email: john.abrams@nih.gov