Abstract # 8060 Event # 172:

Scheduled for Sunday, August 27, 2017 11:30 AM-12:30 PM: (National Ballroom Salon B) Workshop


FROM BACKPACK TO BRIEFCASE: TRANSITIONING FROM GRADUATE SCHOOL TO THE WORK PLACE

M. K. Hambright1, B. J. Ragen2 and E. Bliss-Moreau3
1College of Coastal Georgia, Brunswick, GA 31520, USA, 2Biomed Central, 3University of California, Davis
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     The ASP Education Committee will provide student members with information from real world experience to help prepare them for the daunting life change ahead. This will include 1) Do’s and Don’ts for the successful academic job search and interview process presented from the hiring administrator’s view; 2) using skills that aren’t specific to primatology to obtain employment in a variety of non-traditional career options; and 3) Dos and Don’ts for professional communication in the hierarchical workplace.