Air & Space Community Conversation: Rebeccah Akintade

A headshot of Rebeccah Akintade
Oct 31, 2022
Time: Monday 5-6pm
Page Hall Room 240A
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Featured speakers:
Rebeccah Akintade, First Year Ph.D. Student, Aerospace Engineering
Registration closed: Oct 28, 2022
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Registration closed: Oct 28, 2022

Still trying to decide how far you want to go in your academic career? Maybe you've decided you want to work straight out of undergrad. Or maybe you are thinking about a graduate or even a doctoral track, but you aren't sure if it will be worth the time and the effort. 

For this Community Conversation, we will be hearing from Rebeccah Akintade, a first-year Ph.D. candidate in the Ohio State Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department. Rebeccah will talk about her decision to go for her Ph.D., her academic career to this point, and the opportunities that have been opened up to her as a student, including the research process.

Register today and join us for food, conversation, and camaraderie!

Rebeccah Akintade Bio:

Rebeccah Akintade is in her 1st year of the Ph.D. program in Aerospace Engineering. She is passionate about sustainable aviation and hopes to explore efficient and sustainable energy solutions. Prior to arriving at OSU, she completed a Masters’ degree from Beijing institute of Technology in Beijing, China and a Bachelors’ degree in Lagos, Nigeria. She has interned and worked in various places and capacities including Chevron Nigeria and Evoke Motorcycles. She is fluent in English and Chinese, likes traveling and learning new things.