Princeton Postdoctoral Council: Career Symposium

Apr 24 2015 -
9:00am to 5:30pm
Flyer for career symposium fhosted by Princeton Postodoctoral Council

Opening Remarks

9:00am – 9:15am Deborah Prentice, Dean of the Faculty

Session I – Academia

9:15am – 10:45am Keynote: The Best Job in the World? Being a Professor at a Research University! Profs. Mistree and Allen, University of Oklahoma

Perspectives from junior faculty

10:45am – 11:00am Alejandro Rodriguez, Electrical Engineering

11:00am – 11:15am Danelle Devenport, Molecular Biology

11:15am – 11:30pm Alin Coman, Psychology and Public Policy

11:30am – 11:45pm Chun-Hung Liu, Math

11:45am – 12:30pm Panel discussion, Q&A


12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch for speakers and PDC

Session II – Beyond Academia

1:30pm – 2:30pm Keynote: Debra Yu, MD, Managing Director of Labrador Advisors

2:30pm – 2:45pm John Reuland, Communications Manager at Taft and Partners

2:45pm – 3:00pm Alison Demos, Senior Partner, Director of Ethnographic Research at Ogilvy & Mather

3:00pm – 3:15pm Matthew Trujillo, Research Associate at Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

3:15pm – 3:30pm Brian Falcone, Senior Vice President, Medical Services at Oxford PharmaGenesis Inc

3:30pm – 4:15pm Panel discussion, Q&A


4:15pm – 5:30pm Coffee/cookies for all

Sponsored by: 
Sponsored by the Graduate School, the Dean of Faculty, the School of Engineering and Applied Science, Graduate Women in Science and Engineering and the Graduate Engineering Council