FDSN Seminar Series: Academia is an Exciting Career!

Join the Department of Food Science and Nutrition for this FDSN Seminar Series event “Academia is an Exciting Career!” featuring guest speaker Cheryl Rock, an associate professor of food science at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB). The event will take place at 1 p.m. on September 30.

There are many misconceptions about pursuing a career in academia. For instance, the perception is that it solely involves teaching in the classroom and research, and nothing in between. In this seminar, Rock will discuss the exciting experiences of a career in academia and offer strategies to acquire a career in professorship.

Click here to join the virtual event on September 30 or join by phone at ‪‪‪(435) 612-2021 PIN: ‪897 240 521#.

The FDSN Seminar Series features guest lectures by invited speakers that broaden understanding and knowledge of various scientific topics and original research in food science and nutrition. Speakers include experts from academia, federal government agencies, and the food industry.

For more information, contact Cindy Koschetz at ckoschet@iit.edu.