CPDO hosts events relating to three broad areas of professional development: career options exploration, professional skill development, and community, communication, and resource building.
Recent graduates will detail how they prepared for and navigated the job market to successfully land a position. Common pitfalls and advice to overcome the frusterations of a job search will also be discussed.
On Friday May 13th, 2016 at 1:00 pm in 2404 CPDO will be hosting a panel to discuss applying for academic jobs. Our invited panelists are Ginger Shultz (University of Michigan) and Douglas Genna (Youngstown State University). The session will be comprised of a brief overview of their experiences followed by a guided question and answer portion. Snacks will be provided.
On Tuesday May 24th, 2016 at 1:00 pm in room 2642 CPDO will be hosting a panel to discuss how to apply and what to expect from post-doctoral positions. Our invited panelists are three Post-Docs from chemistry, Jared Hansen (Zimmerman), Anna Dunn (Sanford), and Caitlyn Makins (Marsh). The session will be comprised of a brief overview of their experiences followed by a guided question and answer portion. Snacks will be provided.