Special Events: Lunch Workshop: Tips for Translating Your Policy Degree into Academia, Public Service, and Other Scholarly Practices

Friday, March 9, 2018: 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Pomona Ballroom (Burkle Family Building at Claremont Graduate University)

Please join us for this workshop which will coach students on how to best prepare for a career inside (or outside!) academia. Career development experts will be on hand to explore writing methods, general interviewing tips, and what it takes to secure a faculty position. All PhD and master’s students will learn what skills and strategies they need to translate into a successful leadership role.

Moderator: Juliet Musso, Associate Professor, University of Southern California


  • Lisa Jonsson, Doctoral Candidate and Assistant Policy Researcher, Pardee RAND Graduate School
  • Christine Kelly, Director of Career Development, Claremont Graduate University
  • Jesse Melgar, Deputy Secretary of State and Chief Communications Officer at California Secretary of State
  • Jeremy Schnieder, Visiting Lecturer, Claremont Graduate University

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