Choices and opportunities for Academic & ‘Academia Adjacent’ careers
1) Dr. Allison Brennan (Director, Business Development, Mitacs & Simon Fraser University)
2) Dr. Leslie Grad (Manager, Research Programs
Dr. Brennan and Dr. Grad discuss their journeys into their current career paths outside of traditional academia. Both presenters share the positive sides of Academic training and explorations beyond strict confines of traditional academics. They will share their stories of how they followed less-than-traditional academic paths, taking advantage of opportunities that were outside of academia.