JPE 600 and 610

Additional sessions will be added throughout the year. Scroll down or click on a course/session title for details.

JPE 600 Course

JPE 600 introduces students to the foundations of ethical reflection in which they will engage throughout the course of their graduate careers. Working within an interdisciplinary context, after participation in this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe and give examples of ethical reasoning in daily life;
  • Differentiate ethical issues from issues of law, regulation, or policy;
  • Identify, assess, and address ethical issues as they arise in the context of research, scholarship, and teaching;
  • Locate resources (local, institutional, regional, and national) for enhancing and preserving scholarly integrity through research, scholarship, and teaching.

JPE 610: Educational Sessions, Fall 2017

Events are added to the table below as information becomes available. Check back often for updates and new opportunities.






Sept 7 / 2-3:30pm Oxford Road Building - Presentation Room Conducting Global Work This workshop will provide students with an overview of the administrative and legal considerations associated with performing international work. The workshop will also include guidance on the resources available at Emory for related assistance, as well as tools to help students plan and manage global projects.
Sept 8 / 2-3pm Callaway S423 The Tensions between Science and Public Health for Sickle Cell Disease in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil Melissa Creary
Sept 28 / 4:30-6pm Oxford Road Building - Auditorium Becoming American: Scholarship on Race and Immigration The panel will survey recent scholarship examining U.S. immigration demographics and the current political rhetoric around immigration -- how it is shaping public opinion, and activating and mobilizing Latino/a, Asian American, and Black immigrant identities in the United States.
Oct 3 / 11-12:30pm 206 Administration Bldg How to Translate "Academia" into an Accessible, Memorable story Janece Shaffer Knowing your narrative is key to being impactful, memorable and landing your next opportunity.  This 90-minute session will include an introduction on how to tell a great story, how our brains are wired for stories, how truth is essential in storytelling, as well as series of questions to help you to identify your unifying themes, defining moments and unforgettable details that can be used in interview settings, in developing cover letters and in networking.