Writing about Science for the Public: A Hands-On Workshop for Scientists
Led by David Berreby, author and science journalist (bio below)
This workshop is designed for scientists who wish to communicate their work more clearly and effectively to the public, the media, and to scientists outside their own field.Participants will examine concepts of...
The Program in Graduate Education is pleased to offer the first Professional Development Day (PDD) of the 2019-2020 Academic Year. This PDD will be consist of three sessions. Ideally attendees will attend and participate in the full afternoon of programming.
1:30 pm – 3:20 pm
Foundations of Writing: Understanding grants, fellowships, and best practices for crafting winning applications
Presenter: Lisa Goodrich, Ph.D., Professor of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School...
The Program in Graduate Education (PGE) at Harvard Medical School (HMS), in collaboration with the Scientific Citizenship Initiative(SCI) @ HMS, is pleased to host this session showcasing the growing array of post-docs available for lifes sciences trainees looking for training in the areas of teaching, higher ed administration and science policy. These post-docs exist in varying forms, some preparing trainees for careers combining scientific research with work in these areas of expertise.
Please find the information on the Mini-MBA program from the GSAS Business Club below:
Dates: July 8, 2019 – August 5, 2019
Application deadline: Monday, June 3, 2019
COURSE DESCRIPTION: The Harvard GSAS Business Club (HGBC) is pleased to be offering our 11th Mini-MBA program* this summer. The Mini-MBA Program is a five-week accelerated business course designed for non-business students and will be relevant to those of you who are interested in working in the management realm....
The Bench-to-Business Boot Camp, hosted by Harvard's Office of Technology Development, is a two-day workshop on May 1 and 2 for Harvard PhD students and postdocs, designed to teach you the skills to recognize and convey the value of scientific and technological innovations to the world of industry, business, and entrepreneurship. The agenda consists of lectures, interactive exercises, and panel discussions....
The Business Mindset Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 3:30pm to 5:00pm OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Come learn about how a business mindset differs from the academic mindset. This workshop is designed to help students transition from the thought processes and decision-making styles utilized in academe to those favored in the business world. It is conducted by Alan Kantrow and Steve Szaraz. Alan Kantrow, PhD '79, History of American Civilization, is currently a consultant and advisor on tertiary... Read more about The Business Mindset Workshop