Title: Part 2: "The job interview and what to do when you get an offer (academic, industry, etc.)"
Speaker: R.W. Doerge, Department of Statistics, Department of Agronomy, Purdue University
Place: HORT 117; February 1, 2011; Tuesday, 4:30pm


This is a two part seminar. Part 1 (October 26, 2010) included details of the job search and interview process for both Masters and Ph.D. students. We discussed what to think about prior to applying for a job, how to apply, details of a resume', details of a Curriculum Vitae (CV), Teaching Statements, and Research Statements. 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.

Part 2 will cover: Once you are offered a job, we will discuss what to consider, questions to anticipate, 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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