UTORG Workshop: Prepare for the Academic Job Market

We are excited to host Cheng Guo, a Ph.D. candidate at University of Toronto. Join us for an exceptional talk on Cheng’s recent experience in job market. She will provide information regarding job market timeline and application package as well as resources for academic job seekers. Additionally, she will give us some useful clues for a successful academic job interview and tips for negotiating new job offers.



When: Friday July 16 @ 1:00pm – 2:00 pm

Link: https://utoronto.zoom.us/j/83794834163


Bio-sketch: Cheng Guo is a fourth-year Ph.D. student advised by Prof. Merve Bodur in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at University of Toronto. In Fall 2021, she will start as an Assistant Professor in the School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences at Clemson University. She received her B.A. in Economics and B.S. in Mathematics from Wuhan University, China and M.S. in Operations Research from Columbia University. Her research interests are in the intersection of optimization and economics, with a focus on integer/stochastic programming modeling, energy markets, and decomposition methods.