ACS Webinars has teamed up with ACS Younger Chemists Committee for a special broadcast of one of our most insightful Webinars. Tune in to learn some of the tips and tricks that every chemists who is looking for a job should know.
Interviewing, that last step to employment that we must master. But how? You’ve read the books, watched the videos, been groomed by mentors, but still don’t feel confident. Join our speaker, Dennis Guthrie, as he coaches us through the dreaded questions that produce anxiety and stumbling!
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“Secrets from the Other Side – What Recruiters Know that You Don’t” A short presentation followed by Q&A with speaker Dr. Dennis Guthrie, Associate Director of Research & Development at The Dow Chemical Company.
What You Will Learn
- Advice recruiters would give you if they could
- How you can prepare for – and close the deal with – an interview
- How to answer both easy and difficult questions
- Attributes you should display in interviews
- And much more…
Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Time: 8:00-9:00 pm ET
Meet the Expert
Dr. Dennis Guthrie is Associate Director of Research & Development with over twenty years’ experience at The Dow Chemical Company. His career has spanned Research & Development, Human Resources, and Sales & Marketing. During this time he had responsibilities for University Relations, national PhD recruiting, and Technical Placement which is when he first developed the paper and presentation titled, “Secrets from the other side…What recruiters know that you don’t.
ACS Younger Chemists Committee Organizers
Lisa Nogaj is an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Gannon University, where she teaches introductory and physical chemistry courses. Her research is centered on the study of fluorescent nanomaterials, especially carbon nanotubes. Lisa joined the YCC in 2012 because she is passionate about involving younger chemists in the ACS.
Christine McInnis is a Senior Chemist at the Dow Chemical Company in Spring House, PA. A member of the Dow Microbial Control team, she is works in the water treatment and metalworking fluids markets. Christine recently graduated with a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of Wisconsin, Madison under Dr. Helen Blackwell’s supervision. She enjoys hiking, camping, canoeing, and cycling.
Wasiu Lawal is a graduate student at The University of Texas at Arlington where he’s studying Earth and Environmental Sciences. His research focus is on developing processes for water purification using nanoparticles. Wasiu got involved with the YCC locally in 2007 and joined the national committee in 2010. Among his passions are watching sports (soccer and football especially) as well as running.
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