Workshop: Finding Yourself and Planning for Your Caree

12/05/ 2017

For the first time in Puerto Rico, the Assistant Deanship of Graduate Studies and Research in partnership with the American Chemical Society is hosting a workshop: Finding Yourself and Planning for Your Career to help students work on  their Individual Development Plan.

Date: Friday, December 8, 2017

Time:  9 am – 1 pm

Room: CNL-C-356

Resource: Jodi Wesemann

After completing this workshop, you will be able to –

  • Identify and describe your values and strengths in terms of employability
  • Compare and contrast job market outlook and skillsets in the four sectors of chemistry: industry, academia, government, and self-employment
  • Describe the purpose of networking and apply questioning strategies to engage in effective networking
  • Discover which chemistry sector best matches your values and strengths
  • Use your individual development plan to identify and maximize your career “sweet spot”

The workshop will start with light refreshments and include lunch. Please confirm your participation  at ingrid.montes2@upr.edu no later than Wednesday, December 6.