Nuts & Bolts of an Academic Job Search Aug. 20

August 18, 2015


Are you considering an academic career? Wondering how to mount a successful job search in a highly competitive academic job market? This Thursday, August 20, faculty panelists will discuss an effective search strategy and discuss important elements of the process – finding opportunities of interest, preparing a strong application, the role of your advisors, interviewing, negotiating, and how the increasingly competitive job market is changing the faculty search process. Panel starts at 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. at 32-123 (Stata Auditorium). Snacks and refreshments will be provided! Questions? Contact Jake Livengood with MIT GECD – Sponsored by the MIT Graduate Student Council, MIT Global Education and Career Development, and Office of the Vice President for Research.
Markita del Carpio Landry, PhD
Assistant Professor in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at UC Berkeley
Former MIT Postdoc

Ki Goosens, PhD
Investigator, MIT McGovern Institute for Brain Research & Asst.; Professor, Dept. of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Roger Greenwood Mark, MD, PhD
HST Faculty
Distinguished Professor in Health Sciences and Technology and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT

Thomas Heldt, PhD
Hermann L.F. von Helmholtz Career Development Professor, MIT
Assistant Professor of Electrical and Biomedical Engineering, MIT

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