GSAS: Job Search in Challenging Times - Alumni Advice


Thursday, October 1, 2020, 6:00pm to 7:00pm



Seeking a job can be a challenge even under the best of circumstances. In times of crisis, the process can be overwhelming. Amid hiring freezes, lay-offs, and economic instability, how can you work toward your short-term job-search and long-term career goals? Learn from the experiences of GSAS alums who successfully navigated the job market (in academia and beyond) during the 2009 and 2020 economic downturns. Please register to attend.​​​​​​​

Panelists include:

  • Camillia Smith Barnes, PhD '09, Mathematics. Software Engineer, Google (2009: Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Sweet Briar College)
  • Kyle Brown, PhD '09, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology. Chief Affordability Officer, Colorado Division of Insurance, State of Colorado. (2009: Science Policy Fellow, American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)
  • Cori Tucker Price, PhD '20, Religion and Society. Guarini Dean's Postdoctoral Fellow in Ethnicity, Race, and Migration in the US Context at Dartmouth College
  • Deirdre DeBruyn Rubio, PhD '20, Religion and Society. UX Qualitative Researcher, Facebook