In this session, a panel of faculty members will discuss the negotiation process.
- What does a typical start-up package look like? How much can you negotiate it, and how can you provide justification for asking for more?
- How much grant money are you expected to bring if you get hired?
- What are some common pitfalls in the negotiation process?
- Can you negotiate for a position for your partner or spouse? If so, when do you bring it up?
Light breakfast and coffee will be provided.
- Kate Meyer, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
- Chris Nicchitta, PhD, Professor of Cell Biology and Associate Dean for Research Training
- Jonathan Viventi, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
- John Willis, PhD, Professor of Biology
This event is part of the 2017-18 Academic Job Search Series, co-sponsored by The Graduate School, the Duke Career Center, and the Office of Postdoctoral Services. Questions about this event? Contact Molly Starback, Director of the Office of Postdoctoral Services, at email@example.com.
NOTE: This panel is geared to postdocs and graduate students in the sciences and engineering. A similar panel was held for PhDs in the social sciences and humanities on Oct 23. To see the video of the discussion, visit http://sites.duke.edu/academicjobseries/.
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