Virtual Career Fair

Career Fair

2023 VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR

The Canadian Psychological Association (CPA), in collaboration with the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science (CSBBCS), is pleased to announce that it will be hosting its third annual Career Fair on January 12, 2023. The Fair marks continuing work the CPA is undertaking to help students understand the multitude of career paths available to them with a psychology degree.

Students participating in this event will have an opportunity to learn about various career paths and positions for psychology graduates outside of the health services and academic settings directly from individuals in those positions; connect with the people in these positions about their experiences via virtual break out rooms; and have an opportunity to talk to the CPA about what they would find helpful in terms of career-related resources and information.

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LEARN ABOUT DIFFERENT CAREER PATHS IN PSYCHOLOGY

IDENTIFY AREAS WHERE YOU COULD BENEFIT FROM CAREER RESOURCES & INFORMATION

If you are interested in learning about possible career paths and identifying the types of resources and information you would find helpful in pursuing a career, this event is not to be missed!

When: January 12th, 2023, from 12pm – 4pm EST
Where: Virtual
Cost: $15.00

Registration limited to CPA members/affiliates and CSBBCS members/students.

Confirmed Mentors:

  • Erin Maloney, Ph.D., University of Ottawa
  • Nadia Martin, Ph.D., Brain Canada Foundation
  • Carla Sowinski, Ph.D., Department of National Defence
  • Chrissy Chubala, Ph.D., Department of National Defence
  • Chris Nicholson, Ph.D., Shopify
  • Dorna Rahimi, School Psychology
  • Richard Bolduc, Ph.D., C.Psych., Mental Health and Well-Being Lead,
    Special Education & Student Services Department
    Ottawa Catholic School Board

Past Events

2022 Job Fair: March 3rd, 2022

On March 3rd, the CPA was pleased to host its inaugural Virtual Job Fair. We offered CPA members and student affiliates the exclusive opportunity to meet employers from multiple sectors, learn about various organizations, and both hear about and apply for current and future job opportunities. Visit the Virtual Job Fair page for more information.


2021 VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR

CPA members and affiliates can login to the Members portal to view the recordings of the Nov. 2021 CPA Career Fair Presentations.

November 2021 Mentors

Cynthia Tran, M.Sc.
Sr. Insights Project Manager at Rockwell Automation
Ester Moher, Ph.D.
VP, Business Intelligence and Collective Impact
Rick Lash, Ph.D.
I/O – Independent Consultant
Zoe Hilton, Ph.D., C.Psych. (she, her)
Senior Research Scientist, Waypoint Research Institute
Helen Ofosu, Ph.D.
I/O Advisory Services Inc
Dafna Kohen, Ph.D.
Public Health Agency of Canada
Erin Maloney, Ph.D.
University of Ottawa
Lisa Votta-Bleeker, Ph.D.
Deputy Chief Executive Officer with the Canadian Psychological Association
Kyleigh Schraeder, PhD R.Psych
Team Lead, Health Services Research and Implementation Science / Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction
Canadian Institutes of Health Research / Government of Canada

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November 2020 Virtual Career Fair

CPA Members can view the recordings from the Career Fair held Nov.12, 2020, by logging into the Member Portal

November 2020 Mentors

Meghan Norris, Ph.D.
Chair of Undergraduate Studies
Queen’s University
Anne-Marie Côté, MA
Online Learning and Team Development Coordinator
TakingITGlobal
Sophie Kenny, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist
VPixx Technologies Inc.
Evangeline Danseco, Ph.D.
Senior Researcher
Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health
Nigel Gopie, Ph.D.
Director, Artificial Intelligence Applications and Blockchain Marketing
IBM
Mamata Pandey, Ph.D.
Research Scientist
Saskatchewan Health Authority
Naza Nalani, Ph.D.
CEO & Founder
Vibrant Minds
Jennifer Major, Ph.D.
Senior Improvement Lead / Responsable principale de l’amélioration
Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement.
Fondation canadienne pour l’amélioration des services de santé

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