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IMA Special Workshop
Career Options for Women in Mathematical Sciences
March 3-5, 2013

The workshop is co-organized by the IMA and the Association for Women in Mathematics.

Georgia BenkartUniversity of Wisconsin, Madison
Erica KlampflFord Motor Company
Irina MitreaTemple University
Evelyn SanderGeorge Mason University
Chehrzad ShakibanUniversity of Minnesota, Twin Cities
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This workshop aims to familiarize women in the mathematical sciences with professional opportunities in academics, industry and government labs and to help them thrive in the mathematics related fields. There will also be a special panel discussions to discuss interviewing process, and the principles of negotiation, developing "best alternatives to a negotiated agreement," and understanding your negotiating style.

The audience is graduate students and Ph.D.s in the early stages of their post-graduate careers. Researchers at any stage of their careers will also find it valuable.

Speakers, panelists, and discussion leaders are women in research and management positions in industry and government labs as well as women in academia.

Participants are encouraged to present a poster on their research. Sponsored by the IMA and the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM).

Additional Resources
The Academic Job Market: How to Increase your Odds

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