Academe or Industry:

Things to Consider Before You Choose

In many disciplines, obtaining the PhD opens doors to a career in either academia or industry.   This seems particularly true in STEM disciplines.  During this workshop, we’ll explore some of the similarities and differences between these two career paths and share ideas about how someone might begin thinking about which of these is best for them.

April 17, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 3:15 pm
Location: E-106 Martin Hall, Dean's Conference Room

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Presented by:

Bill Ferrell

He is currently serving as Professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering within CECAS.

Educational/training background

Bill Ferrell is the Fluor Professor of Industrial Engineering with teaching and research interests in supply chain logistics. In addition to 30 years at Clemson, he worked full time for seven years in the commercial nuclear industry and spent a one year sabbatical in the logistics unit at BMW in Munich.


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