Loyola University Chicago

The Graduate School


Making Your PhD Work Outside the Academy

Dr. Van De Water is Chief Operating Officer at Lipman Hearne, where she established their market research practice in 1996. She earned her PhD in psychology at Loyola University Chicago and an MBA from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of management. She has taught in psychology and business, and her training in qualitative and quantitative research form the foundation of her very successful career.

We encourage graduate students from all disciplines to attend this engaging program and think creatively about their own career plans.