Academic Career Conference

Co-sponsored by Career Services and The Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Please sign up for either or both of the following by calling 898-7530 or sending an e-mail message to vick@pobox.upenn.edu.

Going On the Academic Career

Tuesday, September 22

Annenberg School, Room 109

  • 4-4:30 p.m. Taking the Long View in Your Job Hunt; Dr. Janice Madden, vice provost for graduate education.
  • 4:30-5:15 p.m. Interviewing for Academic Jobs: What to Expect; Dr. John Bassani, chair and professor of mechanical engineering; Dr. Margreta DeGrazia, professor of English.
  • 5:15-6:30 p.m. The Academic Job Search: Hiring from the Search Committee's Perspective; Dr. Jane Siegel, assistant professor of criminal justice, Widener University; Dr. Bruce Pollack-Johnson, assistant professor of mathematical sciences, Villanova University; Dr. Richard Wertime, professor of English, Beaver College; Dr. Nancy Bonini, assistant professor of biology

A Program for First-Year Ph.D. Students

Wednesday, September 23

Annenberg School, Room 110

  • 4-4:30 p.m. Issues Facing Graduate Education; Dr. Janice Madden, vice provost for graduate education.
  • 4:30-5:30 p.m. The Insiders' Guide to Graduate Education at Penn; Dr. Janice Madden, vice provost for graduate education



Almanac, Vol. 45, No. 4, September 22, 1998

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