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  • Copyright 2016 by Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. The most daunting question of any graduate student may be the decision to pursue an academic or industry career path. Considering the capabilities of a HF/E graduates, both options can provide a very fulfilling career. However, making this decision can have lifelong ramifications resulting in potential anxiety. This discussion panel is aimed at assisting those currently embedded in this decision. Interactive discussions will include what is expected of recent graduates in these careers paths, how one tailors their graduate careers, and how one might determine best career fit.

author list (cited authors)

  • Kelling, N., Amick, R. Z., Corso, G. M., Harper, C., Muddimer, A., & Peres, S. C.

citation count

  • 3

publication date

  • September 2016