QuEST Career Panel & Social

posted Jan 30, 2012, 1:26 PM by Greg G   [ updated Feb 24, 2012, 3:15 PM ]
WHAT: QuEST Career Panel
WHEN: Thursday March 1, 5:30-10pm: panel will be on 6:30-7:30pm, complementary reception before and after
WHERE: Martin Johnson House; T-29, 8840 Biological Grade, La Jolla CA 92037
COST: Free*
PARKING: Street parking only on La Jolla Shores Drive near the pedestrian walk bridge and walk towards the ocean. Martin Johnson house is slightly North (uphill) of the bridge across from the Hydraulics Laboratory

The Queer Engineers, Scientists, and Technical Professionals group seeks to support the careers of and create community among LGBTQ individuals in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medical fields. We've organized a career panel to discuss LGBT-related topics with representatives from each of these fields:

Joel Kehle, Senior Manager, Information Technology, Qualcomm
Marta Kutas, PhD. Chair of the Department of Cognitive Science, UCSD
James Nieh, PhD. Vice Chair of the Section of Ecology, Behavior and Evolution, UCSD
Lisa Robinson, Senior QA Engineer, Sony Network Entertainment
Daniel Rogalski, PhD. Associate Professor of Mathematics, UCSD
Michael Todd, PhD. VIce-Chair of Structural Engineering, UCSD
Scott Vandenberg, MD, PhD. Director of Neuropathology, UCSD School of Medicine

The panel will be one hour from 6:30-7:30pm, with complementary appetizers and beer/wine served before and after. Come to SIO's beach house by La Jolla Shores and network with other
LGBTQ professionals in the San Diego community. Allies of course are highly encouraged to attend. Complementary wine/beer/hors d'oeuvres will be provided.

*Sponsored by the Society of Fellows (Scripps Research Institute) and the Graduate Student Association (UC San Diego)

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