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IRW Professional Development Workshop - Job Market Basics


Monday, November 13, 2017, 02:30pm - 04:30pm

Job Market Basics

Monday, November 13, 2017
2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Ruth Dill Johnson Crockett Building
Sponsored by the Institute for Research on Women and the Office for the Promotion of Women in Science, Engineering and Mathematics

Learn the about the academic job market from a panel drawn from the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. This event will provide strategic advice for students contemplating a job market that is increasingly comprised of visiting positions and post-doctoral fellowships rather than tenure track jobs. Topics to be covered include multi-year searches, transitioning from post-doc to faculty positions, alternative careers in academic administration, interview techniques, and negotiating tips.

Panelists include:
Sylvia Chan-Malik (Assistant Professor, Women's and Gender Studies & American Studies)
Cynthia Daniels (Professor, Department of Political Science)
Anjali Nerlekar (Associate Professor, AMESALL: African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian Languages and Literatures)
Sangya Varma (Chief Operating Officer New Jersey Center for Biomaterials and Rutgers-Cleveland Clinic Consortium & Associate Research Professor)



RDJC Conference Room, 162 Ryders Lane, Douglass Campus