Grad Alumni Success Stories: Dr. Nandadevi Cortes-Rodriguez
Get first hand experience from a UMBC alumnus turned faculty
Thursday, October 22, 2020 · Noon - 1 PM
Dr. Nandadevi Cortes is currently an Assistant Professor at Ithaca College, where she teaches Ornithology and Ecology Evolution for first year students.
Prior to that, she was a graduate student GA and postdoc at PROMISE AGEP.
- How did she get from being a GA to being a professor and research mentor for students?
- What advice does she have for current postdocs looking to break into other universities and widen networks?
- What challenges did she face as a UMBC student, and how did she overcome them?