Recruiter Real Talk: Panel Discussion on Hiring and the Job Search

Date & Time

Tuesday, 26 February 2019
17:30 to 19:00


Thea Koerner House, 6371 Crescent Road, Point Grey Campus

Offered by

Graduate Pathways to Success and Centre for Student Involvement and Careers

Registration Closed / Past Event


Are you a graduate student looking for insights into the job search and hiring process? Join us to hear from a panel of recruiting professionals as they share their insights. Discussion topics will include how candidates can stand out or hurt their chances, what skills are most sought after by employers, and the role of salary negotiations in the hiring process. There will also be lots of time for you to ask your own questions.


Danielle Barkley, Career Educator at the Centre for Student Involvement and Careers


Merissa Mattson,Talent Acquisition Specialist, TPD

Megan Richardson, Senior HR Generalist & Recruiter, D-Wave Systems

Allan Welyk, President & Director, ELEVATE Search Group

Caitlin Webster, Human Resources Coordinator, AbCellera Biologics Inc

Registration Information

Registration opens on Monday, February 11 at 9:00am.

Priority will be given to UBC graduate students registered in the current academic session. After registering, you will receive confirmation and additional event details within 2 business days at the e-mail associated with your account. If you experience any difficulty using the online registration tool, please e-mail us at


If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please email, 604-827-4578, well in advance of the event.