Networking, mentoring, collaboration…are the buzz words of career success. We recognize that technical competencies are not enough, but the other keys to a successful career aren’t taught in the lecture hall or lab. Join Dr. Dwaine Eubanks as he moves beyond the buzz and shares practical lessons for effective interactions with colleagues and students essential for career success.
What You Will Learn
- Choosing the right education for your skills and interests
- Forming networks and selecting role models
- Judging when to collaborate and when to compete
- Mentoring colleagues and students
Date: Thursday, August 22, 2013
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET
Meet Your Experts
Dr. Dwaine Eubanks holds a Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry from the University of Texas at Austin. He has been active in the ACS and the Division of Chemical Education for many years. Dwaine contributed to several ACS curriculum projects, and is a past Director of the ACS Examinations Institute. He is currently a Professor Emeritus of Chemistry at Clemson University.
Dr. Amina K. El-Ashmawy received her B.A. and M.S. in Chemistry (1982 and 1986, respectively) both from Texas A&M University, and her Ph.D. in Chemistry Education in 2006 from the University of North Texas. She is a Professor of Chemistry at Collin College, where she has been since 1991.
ACS Webinars® would like to thank ACS Fellows Program for co-producing this broadcast. The American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows Program was created by the ACS Board of Directors in December 2008 to recognize members of ACS for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the Society.
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