GSAS: Talking with Your Adviser about Your Career


Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 4:30pm to 6:00pm


Dudley House Common Room

How do you talk to your advisor about your future career plans, whether it be academic or nonacademic? When do you begin the conversation, and how supportive will your advisor be? Come join this discussion with Harvard faculty to learn new approaches to this discussion. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

Panelists include:

  • Professor Carolyn Abbate (Music)
  • Professor George Alvarez (Psychology)
  • Professor Venky Murthy (Molecular & Cellular Biology) 
  • Professor Karen Thornber (Comp Lit and EALC)

Moderated by Dean Garth McCavana, with welcome remarks by Dean Emma Dench. This event is co-sponsored by GSAS, the GSAS Graduate Student Council, the Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate Career Group in GSAS, and OCS.