Exciting Event! Exploring Careers in Economics with the Federal Reserve

Are you interested in exploring the potential of your Economics degree? Check out this exciting event hosted by the Federal Reserve in November! We would like to invite you, your class, or group to attend the virtual event Exploring Careers in Economics November 17th, 2020 at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m PST) During the event, students across the nation … Continue reading Exciting Event! Exploring Careers in Economics with the Federal Reserve

KPMG, Don’t miss this event!

KPMG Ideation Challenge (KIC) – there is an information session next Monday 11/2 for anyone who is interested in participating to learn more about the program/requirements to be eligible. kpmg-ideation-challenge-national-info-session-november-2-2020.rtfd_Download

Next Finance Friday, October 30 – RSVP now for Robert Keller, Vice Chairman of J.P. Morgan

Career Connection Finance Fridays continue Want to learn more about careers in finance? Join us Friday, October 30 as we continue our fall series, Finance Fridays. The Career Connection will host a series of casual conversations with Gauchos, Alumni and Professionals working in various sectors of finance throughout the quarter. Opportunities for working within the … Continue reading Next Finance Friday, October 30 – RSVP now for Robert Keller, Vice Chairman of J.P. Morgan

Women in Economics Panel October 22 at 5pm!

Reminder, the Women in Economics Panel is tonight. We hope to see you there, Suzanne & Courtney

Career Connection

Thursday , October 22 at 5pm via ZOOM the Department of Economics will be hosting a Panel of Women in Economics which brings together three women working in the fields of Data, Finance and Consulting. Students are invited to come hear about their individual experiences, career paths, and learn more about careers related to Economics.

PLEASE RSVP if you would like to join us

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Interested in Sales? Apply now for Cisco’s Summer Internship!

As a Sales Intern for Cisco Meraki’s Account Development (ADR) Team, you will learn how to prospect for, organize, develop and qualify leads to the point of handoff to the sales force. You will gain a deep understanding of Cisco Meraki’s products and services, as well as industry and customer needs in order to identify … Continue reading Interested in Sales? Apply now for Cisco’s Summer Internship!

Gretler Fellows Research Application now available!

Reminder, the Gretler applications are due today at 5PM

Career Connection

The Economics department is accepting applications for the Gretler Fellows Program. The Gretler Fellows program pairs undergraduate students interested in research with faculty members who have a need for a research assistant on a specific project. This is a competitive application process. Individuals chosen as Gretler Fellows will work on the specified project approximately 5 hours per week from October 2020 through June 2021 and earn a $2,000 stipend (awarded over 3 quarters), but will not be eligible to receive units.

To apply, you must submit the following to the Career Connection office by email to econ-careerconnection@ucsb.edu with the subject line “Gretler Fellows”:

  • This application
  • Resume
  • Personal statement explaining your interest in doing economic research (500-word max).
  • Unofficial transcript

YOU WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED IF YOU ARE MISSING ANY OF THE MATERIALS LISTED ABOVE.

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Investment Analyst Internship Opportunity for Juniors

Swift Real Estate Partners is seeking an undergraduate summer investment analyst with a strong interest in real estate and finance (San Francisco, CA) Position Overview: Support investment and portfolio management team with acquisitions, financial analysis, fund-level strategy, performance tracking, and investor & lending reporting. Involved in a team culture that fosters openness, professional growth, and … Continue reading Investment Analyst Internship Opportunity for Juniors

Forging A Career Path? Reach Out To Our Peer Advisors For Guidance And Answers!

Want to make your resume stand out from the crowd? Not sure what classes you should take to fulfill CPA requirements? Need help to prepare for an upcoming interview? … Career Connection peer advisors at your service! Andrew Cheng: Andrew is a third-year Economics & Accounting major who is also pursuing the TMP certificate. He … Continue reading Forging A Career Path? Reach Out To Our Peer Advisors For Guidance And Answers!