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A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

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New York City, NY

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A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

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English


Episodes

PhDs 006: Life at the Museum – with Hanna Griff-Sleven

12/17/2014
Hanna Griff-Sleven, Program Director at the Museum at Eldridge Street, shares more about her career path and work at the museum, emphasizing the importance of remaining flexible. QUOTES FROM HANNA “Enough cannot be said about networking and connections. That’s true with any job; you have to get out there and get yourself known.” “It was […] PhDs at Work - A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

Duration:13:25:25

PhDs 005: Job Search – with David Hardtke

11/3/2014
We chat with David Hardtke, Senior Engineeering Manager at LinkedIn, about data science, the job search, and the work he’s doing to bring the two together. QUOTES FROM DAVID “You don’t want to hire narrowly focused people that only want to do one thing for the rest of their career. You want people that have […] PhDs at Work - A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

Duration:00:45:23

PhDs 004: Science and Democracy ~ with Pallavi Phartiyal

10/13/2014
Pallavi Phartiyal, Senior Analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists, shares her thoughts on science-based careers in public policy and how scientific research and the sharing of information supports our democratic system. QUOTES FROM PALLAVI LINKS & RESOURCES Union of Concerned Scientists The Science Network The Science Network Workshop Series Tips […] PhDs At Work - A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

Duration:16:10:22

PhDs 004: Science and Democracy – with Pallavi Phartiyal

10/10/2014
Pallavi Phartiyal, Senior Analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists, shares her thoughts on science-based careers in public policy and how scientific research and the sharing of information supports our democratic system. QUOTES FROM PALLAVI “There is a debate within the scientific community – it’s not a new debate, it’s happened over the course of […] PhDs at Work - A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

Duration:00:47:45

PhDs 003: Open Access Publishing and Networking – with Adam Capitanio

10/6/2014
We chat with Adam Capitanio, Editorial Associate at Berghahn Books, about the issues surrounding open access in academic publishing and the benefits of a powerful PhD network. QUOTES FROM ADAM “Open access is the idea that scholars, academics, and university researchers should be able to make their work freely available and open to the public.” […] PhDs at Work - A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

Duration:00:35:29

PhDs 002: All About Social Media Marketing – with Aviad Eilam

8/28/2014
Aviad Eilam takes us behind the scenes for a closer look at the field of social media marketing and advertising. QUOTES FROM AVIAD “In most cases, from my experience, non-academic jobs are not that interested in your dissertation topic.” “Many tech companies hire linguists with experience in natural language processing or computational linguistics.” “Social media […] PhDs at Work - A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

Duration:00:44:36

PhDs 001: Being Brave – with Sean Carson

8/14/2014
Our first podcast! We chat with Sean Carson, our first “Week in the Life” guest blogger, about the importance of being brave and how his training as a musician has influenced his approach to professional growth. QUOTES FROM SEAN “As a musician, you have to create opportunities for yourself. It’s not the kind of professional […] PhDs at Work - A Professional Network for PhDs across Industries

Duration:00:38:15