PhD Lunch Talk – 12.09.2016

Event | December 09, 2016

Finished Dec 09 2016

This seminar is for international researchers (DC, PD), and will be conducted in English.

Come and join I-HoP’s new program, PhD Lunch Talk, for international DC and PD researchers. We will invite guest speakers from organizations in industry, academia, government, etc. to discuss their careers, life choices, or special topics which may be stimuli for international PhD researchers in Japan. Registration is required because we will provide lunch for all the attendees.

I-HoP is honored to invite Mr. Justin W.Tull, Consul of the United States Consulate General in Sapporo as the speaker of the PhD Lunch Talk on December 9. Mr. Tull holds a BA and MA degree in Public Policy from Brigham Young University and is currently a PhD candidate at Virginia Tech’s Center for Public Administration and Policy. Mr. Tull was a pilot in the U.S. Air Force and worked in both the private sector and city government before he joined the Foreign Service of the United States. He previously served as Consul in Suva, Fiji, a Staff Assistant to the Assistant Secretary for African Affairs, and the Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary for Conflict and Stabilization Operation at the U.S. Department of State. He will talk about his career, the importance of goal-setting, and will reflect on the turning points in his life. 

■ Speaker

Mr. Justin W. Tull

Consul, Management/Economic/Consular Officer

Consulate General of the United States of America, Sapporo

■ Place

Institute for International Collaboration (formally Office of International Affairs), 2nd Floor Main Conference Room (#214)

■ Seminar date

12/09/2016 (Fri.) 12:00-13:00

■ Eligible

Hokkaido University doctoral course students and postdocs whose native language is NOT Japanese

■ Application deadline

12/7/2016 at 12:00

■ Max participants


■ How to register

You must be registered in the Hi-System. If you are not, please register here.

*Hi-System details are found at here.

Click here and scroll to the bottom of the page. Then click “申し込む/Apply” to register.

If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail within three business days after registering, please contact I-HoP.


I-HoP :International Human Resource Development Program, Front Office for Human Resource Education and Development, Hokkaido University



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