Event Date and Time
Virtual - ZOOM Link to be provided after registration

Join the BSOS Dean's Graduate Student Advisory Council (DGSAC) for the Spring 2021 Graduate Resources for the Outside World (GROW): Non-Academic Careers featuring BSOS graduate alumni in who have recently graduated and transitioned during the pandemic into non-academic careers. These alumni panelists will share their advise and experiences.

The last 15 minutes of this session will highlight the UMD Global Doctoral and Postdoctoral Alumni Network (UMD-DOCNET) resourse, which focuses on connecting UMD doctoral alumni, graduate students and postdocs across the globe with the hope of providing greater resources to support: (a) navigating a variety of (non-academic) careers, (b) elevating writing/communication, (c) improving inclusion and diversity, (d) mental health and (e) mentoring.  It is also a platform for sharing career resources and job/internship opportunities.

Alumni Panelists will include: 

Omkar Joshi,'20, (SOCY) Ph.D., UX Researcher, Facebook
Donggyu Lee,'20, (ECON) Ph.D.,Economist, Fed NY
Lauren Weiss,'20, (NACS) Ph.D., Senior Consultant, Booz Allen Hamilton


RSVP by 4/22/2021

Questions may be directed to Nicole Catanzarite, DGSAC GROW Coordinator, BSOS Dean’s Graduate Student Advisory Councilncatanz [at] terpmail [dot] umd [dot] edu