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Live-N-Learn Candid Conversation
March 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The ever-changing job market has spawned a non-linear paradigm for career paths. In years past, it was all about graduating from college, landing a good job, and working hard in your preferred area until it was time to retire. Today, career paths are more like overlapping spider webs, abounding with junctures and juxtapositions. Dream jobs allow you to build on your strengths, discover new interests, and expand the areas for you to learn and grow.
About the Speaker
Janet joined The University of Texas in 2008, building on a successful pharmaceutical industry career, heading efforts ranging from R&D and Human Resources to Global Corporate Strategy. Leading the Drug Dynamic Institute, Janet brings novel approaches and solutions that promote development of technologies, facilitate bioscience startups, and cultivate interdisciplinary technology readiness and has been named a University of Texas gamechanger. Janet is known in academic circles for developing cutting-edge ways and engaging educational tools. A leader in efforts to empower innovators and women, Janet’s involvement spans numerous local and global innovation efforts and as an OpEd Project Fellow, she gives voice to issues regarding health, education, and women