Workshop for EECS POSTDOCS


Event Speaker: 

13 Panelists and Speakers

Event Location: 

Grier A and B

Event Date/Time: 

Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 10:30am

EECS All Day Workshop for Post-docs



10:30    Welcome      Bill Freeman
10:30 - 11:15  Faculty life
         Prof. Magrit Betke, Boston University
         Prof. Hanspeter Pfister, Harvard
         Prof. Daniel Sanchez, MIT
         Prof. Franklyn Turbak, Wellsley College

11:15 - 12:00   Start-ups and Industrial Research Labs
         Ms. Marina Hatsopoulos, Windystreet
         Dr. Wei Li, Eta Devices
         Dr. Ce Liu, Microsoft Research New England
         Dr. Jay Thornton, Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs
         Dr. Samson Timoneer, founder, Scalable Displays

12:00 - 1:00 lunch and break

1:00 - 1:55   How to Get a Faculty Job, Prof. John Guttag, MIT EECS.
1:55 - 2:05   break
2:05 - 3:35   How to Develop your Mission/Research Statement, Prof. Charles Leiserson,  MIT EECS.
3:35 - 3:45   break
3:45 - 4:45  Advice on teaching and mentoring, Prof. Al Oppenheim,  MIT EECS.
4:45 - 5:00 wrap-up, feedback and plans for post-doc group for spring, Prof. Bill Freeman, MIT EECS