GSAS: Job Search in Challenging Times - Academic Market


Tuesday, October 20, 2020, 5:00pm to 6:00pm



This year, the academic job market is tighter than ever. How can you maximize your candidacy for the few faculty and postdoc postings out there? What do search committees look for in candidates…and what can reduce your chances? Come to this event to hear advice, perspectives, and stories from experienced professors in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.

With introductory remarks by GSAS Dean Emma Dench and moderation by Patrick O'Brien, Interim Dean of Students, our panelists include:

  • Francesca Dominici, Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics, Population and Data Science
  • Evelynn Hammonds, Barbara Gutmann Rosenkrantz Professor of the History of Science, and Professor of African and African American Studies
  • Venkatesh Murthy, Raymond Leo Erikson Life Sciences Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • Stephanie Sandler, Ernest E. Monrad Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures 

Please register to attend.​​​​​​​