Careers in Policy Panel

Cosponsored by Wagner Career Services, the NYU Wasserman Career Center, the Wagner Policy Alliance, the Education Policy Network, the Wagner Food Policy Alliance, and the Wagner Women’s Caucus

12:30pm - 2:00pm
November 02, 2017
12:30pm - 2:00pm
The Puck Building - 295 Lafayette Street, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10012

Are you interested in a career in public policy? Want to learn more about the options open to you in the government, research, and nonprofit policy space?

Join us for the Careers in Policy Panel as part of the NYU Wagner 2017 Panel and Networking Series! This career panel and roundtable networking opportunity brings together experienced practitioners, including NYU alumni, who are working in the field of public policy. Panelists will discuss their current jobs, give tips on "breaking into" their sector, and share job search insights. Lunch will be served.


Panelists include:

  • Elizabeth Olsson, Senior Policy Associate at NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund

  • Danielle Cummings, Research Analyst at MDRC

  • Jeremy Kranowitz, Managing Director for Sustainability at Hazon

  • Ayisha Irfan, Senior Advisor: Education, Justice and Policing at Office of Manhattan Borough President


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