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Career Transitions Between Academia & Industry - Chicago STEM Circuits

Are you interested in a gaining a new perspective on your career path? We are thrilled to present the first STEM Circuit of the 2019-20 academic year on Northwestern's Chicago campus! Join Chicago Women in STEM Initiative on Tuesday, November 19 from 5:00 - 7:30 PM for “Career Transitions Between Academia & Industry, and Beyond”.

  • Learn first-hand advice from women who have successfully navigated various career transitions.
  • Be inspired by women’s stories of forging their own path and thriving beyond academia.
  • Connect across disciplines and career levels with invited industry professionals and academics during small group discussions.

Please register here.  All members of the Northwestern community is welcome to this free event! Light appetizers and refreshments will be provided. Please visit the STEM Circuits website for more information about STEM Circuits, a monthly interdisciplinary and cross-career level mentoring program for Chicago-area women in STEM.

Invited Speakers

Shyama Majumdar, Ph.D., MBA

Oncology Ventures Associate

Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

University of Chicago

Marina Damiano, Ph.D.

Owner & Scientific Communications Consultant

Damiano Group Scientific Communications