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Career advice for Grad Students: from research to the real world
Career advice for Grad Students: from research to the real world
Veronique Hadade, a Systems Engineer at MDA, provides career advice for UBC Graduate students based on her own experiences. She provides insight into how to choose between an academic or industry career, what skills employers look for in g graduate students and tips for conducting a successful job search. Watch the full interview here: http://youtu.be/HQsGYvuautM
Career advice for Grad Students: an Arts perspective
Career advice for Grad Students: an Arts perspective
Peter Wrinch, Executive Director at Pivot Legal Society, provides career advice for UBC Graduate students based on his own experiences. He provides insight into how to choose between an academic or industry career, what skills employers look for in graduate students and tips for conducting a successful job search. Watch the full length interview here: http://youtu.be/jGIyNg6eyE8
Career advice for Grad Students: an academic's perspective
Career advice for Grad Students: an academic's perspective
Marwan Hassan, Professor and Department Head at UBC, provides career advice for Graduate students based on his experience as an academic. He provides insight into how to choose between an academic or industry career, what skills employers look for in graduate students and tips for conducting a successful job search. View the full length interview here: http://youtu.be/TvHL59RGDcM
Career advice for Grad Students: combining business and technical skills
Career advice for Grad Students: combining business and technical skills
Leslie Ng, Monitoring and Reporting Planner, Sustainability Department at City of Vancouver, provides career advice for UBC Graduate students based on her own experience following her MBA. She provides insight into how to choose between an academic or industry career, what skills employers look for in graduate students and tips for conducting a successful job search. View the full length intervi...
Career advice for Grad Students: from a CFO in Drug Research and Development
Career advice for Grad Students: from a CFO in Drug Research and Development
: Kathryn Hayashi, CFO at the Centre for Drug Research and Development, provides career advice for UBC Graduate students based on her own experience. She provides insight into how to choose between an academic or industry career, what skills employers look for in graduate students and tips for conducting a successful job search. View the full length interview here: http://youtu.be/6ZKBTbjbWjs
Career advice for Grad Students: applying technical skills to industry
Career advice for Grad Students: applying technical skills to industry
Harish Vasudevan, Vice President at Tait Labs, provides career advice for UBC Graduate students based on his own experiences following his PhD. He provides insight into how to choose between an academic or industry career, what skills employers look for in graduate students and tips for conducting a successful job search. View the full length interview here: http://youtu.be/gDt5Q6qOMag
Anabel Quan-Haase-Serendipity Models:How We Encounter Information and People in Digital Environments
Anabel Quan-Haase-Serendipity Models:How We Encounter Information and People in Digital Environments
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by the School of Library, Archival, and Information Studies (SLAIS). Much of the research on how we encounter information tends to focus on linear models of intentional information search. Recently a number of studies and frameworks have suggested that not all information individuals encounter is through goal-oriented search, but...
This Week At UBC - March 17 - March 23, 2013
This Week At UBC - March 17 - March 23, 2013
Sarah searches for answers in the library while Liam is out to mentally prepare himself for Storm the Wall. Links: - Intercultural U PechaKucha Night - http://diversity.ubc.ca/interculturalu - Apocalypse in the Stacks: The Book and the Library in Transformation - http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4K9 - Register for Storm the Wall - http://rec.ubc.ca
UBC Competitive Sport Model | Vancouver Campus
UBC Competitive Sport Model | Vancouver Campus
UBC has developed a new model for competitive sport to place greater focus on athletics and recreation, and we want your feedback to make sure we're implementing the best possible model for long-term success.
This Week At UBC - March 10 - March 16, 2013
This Week At UBC - March 10 - March 16, 2013
This week we catch Sarah and Liam training for the 2013 UBC Relay for Life. Links: - 2013 UBC Relay for Life: http://www.relaybc.ca/ubc2013 - 3MT - Three Minute Thesis Finals: http://3mt.grad.ubc.ca/ - Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference: http://murc.ubc.ca/