Followed by a Q&A Session with PhD Comics creator Jorge Cham and a drinks reception
When: November 5, 2015 18:30 - 21:30
Where: Ramphal 0.21
About PhD Comics:
PhD Comics was founded by Jorge Cham in 1997 and takes a humorous look at the life of postgraduate students; the site receives over 7 million visitors a year and Jorge has lectured at nearly 300 universities, talking about the postgraduate student experience.
Jorge is the creator of "PHD Comics", the popular comic strip about life (or the lack thereof) in Academia. He got his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University, and was a full-time Instructor and researcher at Caltech from 2003-2005. He is also the co-founder of PHDtv, a video science and discovery outreach collaborative, and a founding board member of Endeavor College Prep, a non-profit school for kids in East L.A.