Things I Wish I Knew* as a Grad/Post-Doc/First-Year Assistant Professor (*about academic jobs)

Topic: 
An honest discussion of mistakes, missteps and misconceptions
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Venue: 
Packard 202
Speaker: 
Professor Eric Pop, Electrical Engineering
Abstract / Description: 

Professor Eric Pop of Electrical engineering will share about his journey through the late years of grad school, postdoc, and early academia, including an honest discussion of mistakes, missteps and misconceptions (many that he has personally had to overcome).

Prof. Pop received his PhD in EE from Stanford (2005), BS/M.Eng in EE and BS in Physics from MIT (1999). He did a postdoc at Stanford, worked at Intel, was Assistant then Associate Professor at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and joined the EE faculty at Stanford in 2013.

Pizza provided.
Please RSVP through the Career Development Center, or Lance Choy, lchoy@stanford.edu.