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Faculty panel, “Dual Careers: navigating the ‘two body’ search”  

November 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

November 30, 2023 4-5:15pm
Online via  Zoom
This panel will bring together UC alumni and current faculty to discuss STEM faculty hiring and share insights with the audience of STEM PhD trainees. Topics may include:
  • Timeline for search(es), when to talk about your priorities as a couple, and who or what might provide assistance/support to you in the planning phase?
  • When might be best to bring up a partner’s work needs/situation to potential employers?
  • Do institutions provide any kind of dual career assistance?
  • Is it ok to negotiate for benefits that affect a partner’s job options or work?
Speakers include: 
Ed Green, PhD, Director, QB3-Santa Cruz and Professor of Biomolecular Engineering, UC Santa Cruz
Amy Pickering, PhD, Assistant Professor, Blum Center Distinguished Chair in Global Poverty and Practice, UC Berkeley
Meng-meng Fu, PhD,  Assistant Professor of Cell Biology, Development and Physiology, UC Berkeley


November 30
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Event Category:
Zoom Meeting