Panel discussion

Thursday 26 April 2018, 16:30 - 20:30

Working outside of Academia with a PhD

Alumni Relations & Career Services and GISA

Auditorium A2
Maison de la paix, Geneva

Are you a PhD student or Master student thinking of doing a PhD and interested in learning more about career opportunities outside of academia?

Join us as Alumni share their experience entering their professionel fields as PhDs!

16:30-18:00: International Organisation panel

  • Chair: Thomas J. Biersteker, Director of Policy Research, The Graduate Institute
  • Jan Bohanes, Invited Professor, International Law Department, The Graduate Institute
  • Henrique Pacini, Economic Affairs Officer, UNCTAD
  • Ankai Xu, Research Economist, WTO
  • Luca Lamorte, Social Media Manager, IOM

18:15-19:45: Non-Governmental and Private Sector panel

  • Chair: Claire Somerville, Executive Director, Gender Centre, The Graduate Institute
  • Siobhán Martin, Director, Leadership in International Security Course, GCSP
  • Kornel Mahlstein, Trade Economist, Sidley Austin LLP
  • Jaci Eisenberg, Lead, Global University Leaders Forum (GULF) and University Engagement, World Economic Forum
  • Roxana Radu, Programme Manager, Geneva Internet Platform and Diplofoundation

19:45-20:30: Networking Apéro

Jointly organised by the Alumni Relations & Career Services and the Graduate Institute Student Association.