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Alumni Panel Discussion: A view of Work in Industry (Session II)

November 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The Professional Development Initiative Presents:


Alumni Panel Discussion: A view of Work in Industry   (Session II)


The PDI and the Office of Research are hosting a great graduate alumni panel who will talk about their experiences in industry. The panelists will share their pathways to their current occupations, as well as their advice and experiences in graduate school. Additionally, attendees will have a chance to interact and ask questions to the panelists. Following the panel discussion, attendees will be welcome to join our networking reception.

Lineup of Panelists 

Panelist NamePositionCompanyDegree pursued at WSU 
Craig OwenBattery Scientist/EngineerMicrosoftPhD., Materials Science and Engineering
Linmin YangSoftware Engineer GooglePhD., Computer Science
Sumeet DhawanSpecialist, Research and DevelopmentNestlePhD., Biological and Agricultural Engineering


Grant NortonDean, WSU Honors CollegeWSUPh.D. in Materials

**Appetizers will be provided during the networking reception

Please register for this event by clicking the link below:

Event Live-streaming: Please make sure to register using the link above. The PDI will email you a web link before the event.


***Participants are highly encouraged to attend the Session I of this panel on October 21st at 3:00 pm. Click HERE for more info!


November 7, 2019
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm


CUB L60 (Butch’s Den)
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99163 United States