So just how do you go about finding a career in industry?
A career in industry can be exciting and rewarding. Through this expert panel, we hope to dispel some of the mystery around career pathways into industry and explore the practicalities of finding gainful employment.
Our panel of experts will explore:
- Which industries will likely be hiring in 2021 and what are the hiring processes like?
- What are some concrete steps I can take to embark on a career with industry? How can I upskill?
- What skills is industry looking for that you might have?
- What position titles and job descriptions should you be looking for? What are industry graduate positions advertised as?
- How do I transfer academic skills into a CV that will appeal to industry?
- Professor Simine Vazire (moderator)
- Dr Cassandra Hayward, Convenor of the Master of Applied Psychology, University of Melbourne
- Dr Richard Huysman, Research Strategist
- Warren Frehse, Career Strategist, University of Melbourne
This panel discussion is open to MSPS students (undergraduate, honours and PhD) and postdocs. Registration is essential. Zoom link will be made available upon registration.