Graduate Career Exploration Series: Careers in Higher Education

Date & Time

Thursday, 18 October 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm


Dodson Room, 3rd Floor, Irving K Barber Learning Centre


Centre for Student Involvement and Careers



Designed for graduate students and post-docs, this panel is intended to share the stories of individuals with graduate degrees who have successfully built careers in higher education. Our speakers will discuss why they chose to pursue careers in higher education, what skills have helped them to be successful, and what they would recommend to graduate students looking to work in this field.


  • Deborah Chen, Educational Developer (PhD, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine)
  • Letitia Henville, Research Grants Facilitator (PhD, English)
  • Joseph Topornycky, Manager, Graduate Student Programs, Centre for Teaching, Learning & Technology (PhD, Philosophy)
  • Serbulent Turan, Coordinator, Public Scholars Initiative (PhD, Political Science)