Date:  March 31, 2014

To:    All UF Graduate Students, Coordinators and Staff

From:  UF Career Resource Center

RE:    4/3/14, 4 p.m.: Non-Academic Career Panel and Information Session

Non-Academic Career Panel and Information Session

April 3rd at 4 p.m., UF Career Resource Center Library

Are you considering a career in industry? Join us for the Non-Academic Career Panel and Information Session. This workshop consists of professionals who pursued non-academic careers after their graduate/postdoc education. The panel will feature an introduction and informal networking roundtables that will allow students to speak with and learn from a number of individuals in a variety of fields:

- Lawson Brown Jr., M.Ed. in Multicultural Education. State K-12 System. Principal at Charles W. Duval Elementary School

- Christa Speekmann, PhD in Biology. Government. Staff Officer for Aquaculture. Animal Plant Health Inspection and Veterinary Services, National Import Export Services, USDA

- Camille Feanny, PhD in Applied Cultural Anthropology. Entertainment Private Sector. Cultural Anthropologist and International Journalist. CNN International

- Luis Galiano, PhD in Chemistry. Private Sector. Statistics and Data Analysis Lead for the Technology & Engineering group in North America for Syngenta

- Catheryn Khoo-Lattimore, PhD in Tourism. Foreign Higher Education Institution. Associate Professor, School of Hospitality, Tourism & Culinary Arts, Taylor's University Lakeside Campus, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Visiting (non-U.S.) Fulbright Scholar at UF

- Harsha Ramakrishnappa, M.S. in Electrical Engineering. Private Sector. Software Developer for R+L Carriers Inc.

For more information and to RSVP, log in to Gator CareerLink at, click on “events,” select “workshops.”

Presented in collaboration with Graduate School and the I-Cubed Program