Professional Advisory Council (PAC)

PAC provides innovative thinking from the perspectives of professionals and strengthens the brand and prestige of the department.

Benefits List

  • The Dalhousie Economics Professional Advisory Council (PAC) will provide new, innovative thinking from the unique perspective of professionals who are Alumni of the Dalhousie Economics Department. With a focus on diversity of discipline and industry, PAC will advise students and faculty on matters centered on the 3 pillars of Outreach, Strategy, and Alumni.

  • In addition to the intimate knowledge of industry recruitment practices for new graduates, PAC will provide insight into relevant skill sets and competencies that are highly sought by the industry.

  • In addition to the intimate knowledge of industry recruitment practices for new graduates, Council will provide insight into relevant skill sets and competencies that are highly sought by the industry. The Council will serve as a channel to keep alumni connected, engaged, and informed on Dalhousie Economics Department achievements, while also providing an opportunity for the Program to leverage alumni support for strategic initiatives.

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Our Strategy

To achieve the mission, Council efforts will center on the following three pillars

Outreach

Increasing Visibility

Building Community Relationships

Developing Industry Relationships

Strategy

Identifying Industry-Relevant Skill Sets and Competencies

Exploring Opportunities for Collaboration

Alumni

Keeping Alumni Connected and Engaged

Leveraging Shared Interests

Celebrating Successes and Achievements

Alumni Testimonials