Industry Showcase: Think Tanks 2016


Wednesday, March 2
The Party Space, Lerner Hall
Overview: 

The Center for Career Education in partnership with the Political Science Students Association (PSSA) and the Journal of Politics & Society (JPS) will host a panel and networking session with a number of organizations that provide political and strategic research and analysis to governments and private-sector companies. Students will have the opportunity to learn more about think tanks and the fields of policy and political risk in general as well as career paths within the attending organizations. Following the panel, students are invited to network with alumni and representatives from several organizations.

Event Format: 
Panel session followed by open networking.

Organizations participating this year:

  • Gilberto Garcia, Research Associate, Latin America Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
  • Kate Crumrine, Senior Research Manager, Ergo
  • Thabo Matse, Associate Consultant, Dalberg
  • Alex Merchant (Columbia College ‘13), Senior Policy Analyst, NYC Mayor's Office of Operations
  • Heather Khoury, Associate Director, Human Resources, Council on Foreign Relations
Time of Event: 
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Dress Code: 
Business Casual
Eligibility: 

Columbia University students from the following schools:

  • Columbia College
  • Columbia Engineering
  • Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
  • School of General Studies
  • School of the Arts
Contact: 

For further information regarding this event, please contact Center For Career Education by sending email to careereducation@columbia.edu .