CONFEREE NETWORKING

Basic Information

Session Title: Student-Faculty-Industry Networking: Getting Students Prepared for their Careers

Facilitator Name:Erin GrossFacilitator 2 Name:Maral Mousavi
Affiliation:Creighton UniversityAffiliation:Harvard University

Date: Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Start Time: 10:30 AM
Location: W186b

Overview

This workshop will 1)facilitate discussions between students and professionals in academia and industry and 2)answer student questions on career or graduate school preparation. Faculty and industrial members from the Society for Electroanalytical Chemistry (SEAC) will attend. Timothy Paschkewitz from Pine Research will give a presentation about industrial careers. The SEAC President is excited about this event and will promote to the SEAC community. The facilitators (two SEAC members) will ensure that tables consist of a mixture of students and professionals, and will facilitate small group discussions. Sample discussion topics include: challenges students see in preparing for their desired career, and advice from professionals for students looking into jobs or graduate school.