Learn about Federal Employment from a Federal Employee
Date: Monday April 29, 2013
Time: 12:00 - 1:30 PM
UMUC’s Office of Career Services is hosting a Webinar to help you learn how to apply to and work in the federal government, presented by Johari Rashad, training director for the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Dr. Rashad has served in the federal government for over 35 years and her experience includes working in human resources and serving as a hiring manager for various agencies. She is very knowledgeable about the federal hiring process and will be speaking on her experiences.
A Q&A session will follow during which you can get answers to your questions about federal employment.
This event is being co-hosted by the Call to Serve Speakers' Bureau Program.
Register to participate in this event.
After you have registered, you will receive a confirmation e-mail with a link and instructions to access the Webinar.
About the Presenter
Johari M. Rashad, PhD, is the training director at the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Previously, she was chief of the Career Development & Training Branch at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
In her 35+ years of federal employment, she has worked for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), where she served as the agency's telework coordinator from 2006-2010; U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM); the Bureau of Land Management (Interior); the U.S. Coast Guard; and the U.S. Customs Service. She has also worked for three of the agencies now in the Department of Homeland Security.
Dr. Rashad is a member of OPM's Telework Advisory Group and the Telework Exchange's Visionary Committee. During her career, she has received numerous awards for her work in human resources, training, and career management.
About the Call to Serve Speakers’ Bureau Program
The Call to Serve Speakers’ Bureau program is co-sponsored by the Partnership for Public Service, a nonprofit organization. The program aims to: bring a dynamic, diverse group of federal employees from across government to educate audiences about the federal workforce and inspire a new generation to serve.