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Scholars to Leaders Series: Careers Beyond the Tenure Track

Wednesday, March 29, 2023
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Date & Time: March 29, 2023, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET

Description:Hear from four Western PhD alumni who will discuss their career paths after their PhD. Gain insight into the transferable skills they gained from their PhD that are valuable and applicable to their current careers. 


Dr. Alexandra Merkx-Jacques, PhD in Microbiology and Immunology, Manager, Research Partnerships at NSERC

Dr. Blair Fraser, PhD in Applied Math, Head of Valuations at RBC Capital Markets

Dr. Anita Taylor, PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Senior Director, Strategic and Institutional Priorities in the Office of Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Anti-Racism, University of Waterloo 

Dr. Yann Benetreau, PhD in Philosophy, Senior Editor, Nature Communications

The Scholars to Leaders Speaker Series showcase guest speakers who share valuable insight and expertise on critical aspects of leadership both inside and outside of academia. Events are open to Master's students, Doctoral students, Postdoctoral Scholars, Faculty & Staff. 

Event Contact: Julie Jonkhans, Doctoral Professional Development Coordinator, SGPS,

Julie Jonkhans
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