Title: "How to find, apply for, and negotiate a job (academic, industry, etc.)"
Speaker: R.W. Doerge, Department of Statistics, Department of Agronomy, Purdue University
Place: Electrical Engineering (EE) 270; January 27, 2007, Tuesday, 4:30pm

Abstract (Sponsored by the Department of Statistics, GSO)

Details of the job search, interview, and negotiation process will be presented. We will discuss what to think about prior to applying for a job, how to apply, details of a resume', and details of a Curriculum Vitae (CV). Once you get a job interview, you need to be prepared. We will discuss preparation, travel, expenses, dress, and what goes on during and after the interview. Lastly, once you are offered a job, we will discuss what to consider, how to negotiate, how to decline a job offer, etc.

The information and skills that will be presented are valuable for both Masters and Ph.D. students seeking either full time employment or internships.

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