Career Conference in Chemistry

Event Date

Student Community Center

Program Agenda

8:30-9:00a - Guest Check-In and Morning Breakfast
9:00-9:20a - Keynote Speaker Opens Conference
9:30-10:30a - Alumni Panel Discussion and Q&A
10:40a-12:00p - Professional Panel Discussion and Q&A
1:00-3:00p - Tabling Fair and Breakout Workshops

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Susan Kauzlarich, Distinguished Professor in Chemistry

Companies/Organizations/Resources Scheduled to Appear

  • Allure Labs
  • American Chemical Society, Sacramento
  • CA Department of Justice
  • CA Department of Toxic Substances Control
  • CA Department of Transportation
  • Constellation Brands
  • E&J Gallo Winery Research Laboratory
  • Emerald Cloud
  • Genentech
  • NASA Ames Research Center
  • Origins Materials
  • Sacramento Country District Attorney's Office 
  • San Mateo County Sheriff's Office Forensic Laboratory
  • UCD Health Professional Advising
  • UCD MAST/Calteach
  • UCD Student Academic Success Center, Pre-Graduate Counseling


Alumni Guest Panelists

  • Anna Johnston, BS in Chemistry (ACS Emphasis), Class of 2017
  • Cristina Martinez, BS in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Class of 2017
  • Carolina Ryklansky, BS in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Class of 2016
  • Holly Vickery, BS in Chemical Biology, Class of 2017


2018 Conference Planning Committee

  • Perry Gee, Committee Staff Adviser
  • Rachel de los Reyes, Committee Staff Adviser
  • David Aguilar
  • Aubrey Alvarenga
  • Catherine Chen
  • Alexandra Greb
  • Teresa Huang
  • Hilary Kane
  • Anusha Klinder
  • Jacob Lambeck
  • Lauren McNamara


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