006: Career Pathways for Job Seekers in Languages

11:45 AM–1:15 PM Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 (US - Central)

Sheraton Grand - Superior B

Session Information

Description: Representatives of different institutional types (AA-, BA-, MA-, and PhD-granting programs) as well as from fields outside the academy discuss work and careers. Speakers address institutional expectations, navigating a complex job market, transferable skills from graduate school training, administrative positions in higher education and nonprofit organizations, and international work opportunities.


Gary Bruce Schmidt, Coastal Carolina U


Christopher M. Lupke, U of Alberta

Denise McCracken, St. Charles Community C, MO

Lydia Tang, MLA

Isabella Magni, Newberry Library