Infinite Careers: Tiziana Smith
Thursday, April 08, 2021 at 5:30pm to 6:30pmVirtual Event
Join Tiziana Smith, MIT S.M. in Technology and Policy & Civil / Environmental Engineering and PhD in Hydrology, and hear about her career journey, gain advice about your own career, and ask questions. Tiziana is passionate about using science and engineering to help people manage, share, and care for their water resources. She currently works at the International Finance Corporation as a water specialist in water supply and sanitation. Previously, she worked at the World Bank on dam rehabilitation and flood management in India and on water quality, irrigation and climate projects in Vietnam. She holds a PhD in Hydrology and a master's degree in Technology and Policy from MIT, and a bachelor's degree in Environmental Science and Public Policy from Harvard. Her doctoral research focused on understanding the tradeoffs between food security and water and land conservation in China.
Registration required via Handshake. Space is limited to 30 people. This CAPD event is open to MIT undergraduates, graduate students, postdocs, and alumni.
Infinite Careers is an alumni speaker series designed to expose students to a variety of career paths and the non-linearity of career decision making. This series allows students to hear the stories of alumni with both traditional and unconventional career paths, and get to know alumni in interesting fields.
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