Careers in Federal Government - Information Session/Meet and Greet
Thu, February 28, 2013 • 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM • JGB 2.216 (RSVP needed)
An Executive from the Department of Energy will speak on how you can use your degree for a variety of careers in the federal government including communications, outreach, research operations, and policy.
Thursday, February 28th
6:15 – 7:15 pm (Q&A and networking to follow)
JGB 2.216 (ground level, right off the East mall – across from the SAC) http://www.utexas.edu/maps/main/buildings/jgb.html
RSVP at this link (we need to know how much food to order):http://utfederalcareers.eventbrite.com/
Speaker: Sarah Lynch, Director for Communications and Outreach in the Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
As Acting Director for Communications & Outreach in the Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Ms. Lynch currently leads a team that conducts a broad range of strategic communications and outreach activities. These activities provide key information to consumers and stakeholders about EERE's research, development, and deployment of renewable and efficient technologies in homes, buildings, vehicles, and communities. Ms. Lynch oversees EERE’s web enterprise, traditional and social media presence, executive and internal communications activities, public awareness activities, inquiries and correspondence, and other related efforts. She is also the Chief Operating Officer for several strategic mission programs: http://www1.eere.energy.gov/office_eere/sp_main.html. She previously worked in EERE’s Biomass Program for two years, and briefly in DOE’s Office of the Chief Financial Officer, both in the role of senior analyst.