Career Day

NEXT Career Day Logo

Career Day 2022 is November 18, 2022.
Gazes 125

Career Day helps develop career planning strategies and exposes students to new career opportunities.

Register Now

 

9:00 AM Welcome Paula Traktman, Ph.D., Dean, College of Graduate Studies

Cynthia Wright, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Admissions and
Career Development

 

9:15-10:30 AM Focus on Research Intensive Careers
Bradley Krisanits, Ph.D., Associate Director of Scientific
Operations and Development, Visikol, Inc.
Ellen McGlinchey, Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist II,
Gilead Pharmaceuticals
Claire Quiner, MS, Research Public Health Analyst, RTI
International

 

10:30-10:40 AM Break

 

10:40-11:30 AM Keynote speaker Craig Cameron, Ph.D.
Jeffrey Houpt Distinguished Investigator Chair,
Microbiology and Immunology Department, UNC Chapel
Hill

 

11:30-12:00 PM Panel discussion with the morning speakers

 

12:00-1:00 PM Lunch Break

Bioengineering Lobby

 

1:15-2:30 PM Focus on Careers Beyond the Bench
David Kushner, Ph.D., Professor of Biology, Dickinson
College
Joelle Zambrano, Ph.D., Medical Director, Area 23 on
Hudson
Laura Pollard, Ph.D., ABMG, FACMG, DABMG, Lab
Director, Greenwood Genetic Center
Joy Buie, Ph.D., MSCR, RN, Director of Research, Lupus
Foundation of America

 

2:30-3:00 PM Panel discussion with afternoon speakers

 

3:00 PM Raffle prizes