Event Archive

CPDO hosts events relating to three broad areas of professional development: career options exploration, professional skill development, and community, communication, and resource building. 

Past Events: 2015201420132012201120102009

April TBD: Academic/Industry career panels

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.

Friday May 13, 2016: Academic Panel 

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.


Tuesday May 24, 2016: Post-doc Panel 

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.