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Careers Beyond Academia

Monday, 20 April 2020, 4 – 6pm

Careers Beyond Academia

An opportunity to meet with PhD graduates who successfully made the transition to work beyond academia. Informally meet with graduates and hear the inside scoop on how to find work in the areas of education, creative industry, diplomacy and public policy.
Organised by Trinity Careers Service and Trinity Long Room Hub

This event is only open to TCD postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers in AHSS.

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Name: Felim McGrath
Sector: Market Research
Job Title: Associate Director Global Research department
Employer: GlobalWebIndex

Name: Eve Cobain
Sector: NGO (Adult and Community Education)
Organisation: AONTAS
Job Title: Research Officer

Course completed: PhD in 20th Century American Poetry

Name: Karolina Badzmierowska
Sector: Creative industry
Job Title: Heritage Account Manager
Employer: Noho
Course completed at TCD: PhD Structured Programme in Digital Arts and Humanities (History of Art and Architecture), 2012-2018

Name: Martin Wall
Sector: International Affairs
Job title: Deputy Director United Nations and International Financial Institutions Unit, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Course Completed: PhD History, UCC, 2012; BA (Single Honours) History, UCC 2006; Certificate in Leadership and Management, Hertie School of Governance Berlin, 2019

Name: Hillary Ray
Sector: Financial Services
Job title: Senior regulatory lawyer

Courses completed:
LLB Australian National University
PhD Trinity College, University of Cambridge (History and Philosophy of Science)
Law Tripos Part IB, Trinity College, University of Cambridge
MA, Hunter College, City University of New York (History and Philosophy of Science)
BA (Hons), Hunter College, City University of New York

Name: Adam Bargroff
Sector: Technology and public policy
Role: Privacy and Public Policy Manager
Employer: Facebook

Adam received a PhD in literature and critical theory from Queen’s University Belfast and a postgrad certification in Innovation and Entrepreneurship from Trinity College Dublin in partnership with Queen’s and UCD.

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Campus Location: Online
Accessibility: N/A
Room: Online workshop
Event Category: Alumni, Careers, Public, Special events, Workshops and Training
Type of Event: One-time event
Audience: Postgrad, Public
Cost: Free but Registration Required

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