Building Your Career Ecosystem

Eugene Lang College Lib Arts: Natural Sciences & Mathematics

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Building Your Career Ecosystem

Fall 2021

Taught By: Nayaab Khawar

Section: A

CRN: 11223

Credits: 1

n this tutorial course, students will acquire the skills needed to successfully navigate their journey towards graduate school and/or a career in science-related fields, including health and environmental policy, advocacy, activism, and K-12 education. Freshman to senior students will develop their online presence, grow their mentoring network, perfect their resumes and personal statements, and gain practice in communicating their work in the form of abstracts, elevator pitches, and posters. The tutorial will help students imagine how learning outside and inside the classroom can be combined by applying for internships and research opportunities. The course will discuss ways to disseminate work through exhibitions, blog posts, posters at conferences, presentations, and publications in peer-reviewed journals include journals that publish undergraduate research. Through self-reflection and mapping their assets, students will construct a professional development plan to help guide them towards their future careers. Diverse perspectives and career options will be presented through in-person guest lectures and online zoom and skype sessions. Students will also be exposed to the vast professional and networking opportunities available in the NYC area.

College: Eugene Lang College Lib Arts (LC)

Department: Natural Sciences & Mathematics (LSTS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Tutorial (J)

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: September 5, 2021 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: October 22, 2021 (Friday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 5:16am 9/25/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 4:00pm - 5:15pm

Building: Academic Entrance 63 Fifth Ave

Room: 618

Date Range: 9/2/2021 - 11/4/2021