Live session-Strategies to succeed in academic and non-academic institutions
Taking the first steps in career planning can be daunting, isn't it? What makes thisprocess easier is receiving guidance from those who went ahead helps make the road easier.
We have arranged a live session where experienced researchers and PhD students will discuss their research journey, share their experiences of how they overcame obstacles, and provide you guidance on how you can make the most of opportunities you have.
What's more - They will also talk about success strategies for researchers in academia, government and industry, and creating major collaborative relationships. So if you are struggling to make the right choices when it comes to your career, this exclusive live session is for you! Register now!
What this event will cover:
- Guidance for researchers who wish to be part of academic instituions
- An insider perspective on how to succeed in non-academic institutions
- Personal experiences of panelists relating to their career growth
Topic - Success strategies for researchers in academic and non-academic institutions
Date - August 27th 2021
Time - 11.30 AM UTC
About the panellists
Dr. Olufunke A. Alaba
Dr. Olufunke A. Alaba is a Senior Lecturer in the Health Economics Unit, School of Public Health and Family Medicine at the University of Cape Town. She is an applied econometrician with a research interest in social determinants of health, poverty, and development economics.
Plaxcedes Chiwere is a Deputy Supervisor: Strategic planning unit (Health Economist) with Western Cape Department of Health, South Africa. She is also currently a Ph.D. candidate at Maastricht University, Netherlands. Her research interests are in health inequalities, health economics, costing, and cost-effectiveness.
Akim T Lukwa
Akim T Lukwa is a seasoned health economist, currently working as an Analyst (Health-practice) at Genesis Analytics, South Africa. He is also a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Cape Town, Health Economics Unit, South Africa. His research interests are in food (insecurity), maternal and child health inequalities.
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