All Life Sciences PhD Students (HILS-wide, GSAS only)

2020 Oct 15

Nature Careers Live 2020 Virtual Event

7:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

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"This year will be our 15th year of hosting our successful international career fair connecting talented researchers at all career levels to employers, job opportunities, information and advice. For the first time, we’ll be hosting you online due to the circumstances, but the event will be as dynamic and rewarding as ever. 

 During our free event you can:

  • Connect with a diverse range of academic and scientific companies 
  • Discuss live job roles via video or chat
  • Get practical advice on making yourself stand out as a candidate...
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Program Manager, Graduate Communities @ University of Texas at Austin

October 2, 2020

Remote work expected until at least January, must be able to relocate to Austin once it is safe to return to campus
Application Deadline: October 14th
 
The Program Manager for Graduate Communities leads collaborative program and resource development to enhance the quality and quantity of personalized professional development services for under-represented graduate students and postdoctoral scholars.  The incumbent leads relationship management to advance collaborations with graduate student leaders, campus departments, career center offices, and the...

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Research Assistantship, Scientific Citizenship @ Scientific Citizenship Initiative

October 2, 2020

Research Assistant Opportunity [DEADLINE EXTENDED]

The Scientific Citizenship Initiative (SCI) is seeking up to five research assistants to develop a series of public reports on key questions related to scientific citizenship. SCI is an HMS-based initiative seeking to make science more socially responsive and responsible by empowering scientists to collaboratively engage with and lead their communities and society (read our full mission).

Research assistants will work with the SCI team in one of the following topics:

  1. ...

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Finding a Fit: Biological Science Doctoral Students’ Selection of a Principal Investigator and Research Laboratory (LifeSciEd)

September 25, 2020

Framed by the theoretical concept of person–environment fit from within a socialization model, we use an inductive, qualitative approach to explore how a sample of 42 early-stage doctoral students enrolled in biological sciences programs made decisions about fitting with a PI and within a lab. Results illuminated a complex array of factors that students considered in selecting a PI, including PI relationship, mentoring style, and professional stability.

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2020 Oct 08

Moral Psychology and Effective Altruism

12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Prof. Steven Pinker, Johnstone Family Professor in the Department of Psychology at Harvard, will be giving a talk on how we can draw on insights from moral psychology to critique and defend effective altruism. The talk will be followed by a Q&A.

Steven Pinker, Johnstone Professor of Psychology at Harvard University, is an experimental psychologist who conducts research in visual cognition, psycholinguistics, and social relations. He has won numerous prizes for his research, his teaching, and his nine books, including The Language Instinct, How the Mind Works, and The Better...

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Protein Sciences Specialist @ HMS Therapeutics Translation

September 22, 2020

The Harvard Medical School Therapeutics Translation is seeking an individual to join its scientific team, in support of our drug discovery effort against emerging pathogens.  The candidate would work collaboratively with several labs at HMS and the affiliated hospitals as a key contributor for ongoing structural biology efforts assisting corona virus related drug discovery programs. This will include solving novel structures of both viral and host proteins and routine co-structures of small and large molecules with their target proteins.  The successful candidate will engage in...

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2020 Oct 15

[Career Navigator Workshop] Applying to Medical School (Dr. Temperance Rowell - HMS Curriculum Fellows Program & HMS Medical Students)

4:30pm to 6:30pm

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Join HMS MD students for a series of lightly structured panel discussions with time for Q&A from the audience about Applying to Medical School. This PGE PDD will be broken into 3 session discussions with short breaks in between. These sessions will including discussions on (1) crafting personal statements, (2) the medical school application, and (3) medical school interviews.

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2020 Oct 09

OCS Data Analytics Fair

12:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

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The Data Analytics, Science & Technology Fair will bring students and employers together for discussions on the varied organizations and opportunities available, including: data analytics, machine learning, deep learning, artificial intelligence, UX/UI design, physical and life sciences, technology, and other STEM fields.

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Postdoctoral Fellowships, Applied Biotechnology @ Francis Crick Institute

September 18, 2020

Progress in biology and medicine today is limited by our ability to measure and perturb biological systems. We are a community of engineers and scientists operating at the interface of biology and engineering to develop first-in-class biotechnologies that enable us to map, control, and build biological systems. Previous technologies we have invented include Slide-seq [1], RNA Timestamps [2], Implosion...

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