Tags: career

Online Presentations (1-5 of 5)

  1. [Illinois] weSTEM 2013: Navigating Academia and Personal Life in a Dual Career Couple

    18 Jul 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Amy Wagoner-Johnson

    At various stages in your career you may pause to reflect on where you are professionally and where your career is headed. Having traveled what is considered a less conventional path for an...


  2. [Illinois] weSTEM 2013: The Infamous Career Decision: Academia or Industry

    18 Jul 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Katherine Rogers Davis

    0Academia or industry after graduate school?..Or both? Kate Rogers Davis, who currently serves as both a software engineer at PowerWorld Corporation and an adjunct assistant professor at the...


  3. [Illinois] weSTEM 2013: The Value of Networking

    18 Jul 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Marilyn Tears

    Sometimes the key to success is not only what you know but who you know and the relationships that you develop. Networking is a tool that, if used effectively, can make a big difference in your...


  4. [Illinois] weSTEM 2013: Science Mom, An Unconventional Balancing Act

    20 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jackie Kunzler

    Do you ever feel “busy”? Do you ever feel like you need 100 hours in a day? Time management is a coveted skill and is important when pursuing high-pressure, dynamic careers like those in STEM...


  5. [Illinois] weSTEM 2013: Combining Interests and Expertise to Shape Your Career

    14 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roshni Kasad

    A common misconception among graduate students is that people believe they must stick to the same technical research area in which they earned a Ph.D. in order to find a job. While it might be...