"Transitioning into Industry and Academic Research", Cognitive Science Club Career Panel
Thursday, April 11, 2019, 07:30pm - 09:30pm
4th Floor Pane Room, Alexander Library, CAC
This career panel is aimed to provide students with insights from individuals with experience in industry and academic research on their transition to their respective field.
Staff Software Engineer, LinkedIn
Markman received her PhD from the Rutgers Linguistics Department, and now she works on natural language processing applications and performing sentiment analysis of customer feedback for Linked In.
Senior Consultant, Orbis Consultant
Jack is an experienced Headhunter with a demonstrated history of partnering with firms that have built out selective Machine Learning Teams. Jack has worked with highly skilled AI Researchers, Machine Learning Scientists, Deep Learning educators and formed exclusive partnerships with disruptive AI firms.
Associate Professor, Rutgers University
Bekris received his PhD from the Computer Science Department at Rice University and is now an Associate Professor in the Computer Science Department at Rutgers. Dr. Bekris focuses on algorithmic robotics research.
Digital Director, Synechron
John is a User Experience (UX) professional with 10+ years of thought leadership, UX strategy, interaction design, usability analysis, design architecture, UX instruction, product development and team building. Previous financial sector experience in the areas of investment banking, equity research, structured products and trading floor solutions
Psychology Professor, Rutgers University
Glass received his PhD from the Psychology Department at Stanford University and is now a professor in the Psychology Department at Rutgers. Glass focuses on research in computation of cognitive representations.