Career and Leadership Skills for Success in Science and Engineering
This program offers workshops and seminars on a variety of topics to help prepare graduate students and postdocs for their professional futures. Career- and leadership-related topics highlighted in this program are varied and aim to help prepare our junior researchers for the diversity of career goals they hold.
Fall 2016 Programs
Pizza and beverages will be provided for each lunch-time session unless noted. To be sure the speaker has the full time allotted, please arrive a little before the start time to get settled with your lunch.
Thursday, September 29, 12:30-1:30 PM
Singh Center, Rm 035
"Networking: Tips and Resources"
Rosanne Lurie and Rosette Pyne
Senior Associate Directors
University of Pennsylvania
Networking is frequently listed as one of the most important tools for career building. Why is it so important? Does it really work? What are best practices for successful networking? Career Services' Senior Associate Directors Rosanne Lurie and Rosette Pyne discuss effective strategies for networking and resources available to build your network and improve your skills.
Thursday, October 20, 12:30-1:30 PM
Singh Building, Room 035
Lou Graziano, PhD
Associate Director of Corporate Outreach, Physical Sciences
Penn Center for Innovation