Professional Development Calendar

February 7: Career Preparation Advice and Resources for Grad Students

Thursday, February 7; 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM.

Academic Building 2225; 15 Seminary Place, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Thinking about life after grad school? This workshop will tell you about the resources available at the School of Graduate Studies and Career Services to help you prepare for and get a job, in or outside academia. We will also share advice from our own Rutgers alums who have moved on to successful careers outside academics. Lots of opportunity for your questions as well as connecting with other graduate students from across the SGS. Please RSVP here. Contact Dr. Ramazan Gungor with questions and comments.

 

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February 15: Mathematics in Finance, Modeling Elections: A PhD Workshop with SIG

Friday, February 15; 2:00 to 3:30 pm

Academic Building, College Avenue, Room 1170

The MS of Mathematical Finance program is hosting a PhD workshop with Susquehanna International Group, LLP (SIG). SIG is a proprietary trading firm built on quantitatively-driven decision making. In this session, one of SIG's quantitative researchers, Jerrod Ankenman, PhD, will share insight on the application of mathematics to finance, opportunities in the industry, and the impact your research can have on a firm like SIG. This talk will give you the opportunity to ask questions about the classes, work, and research SIG looks for in PhD grads (no finance experience required)! Any interested students may sign up to attend this session by emailing Sunita Jagtiani by 2/13/19.