Career Exploration

2021 Mar 25

[Career Navigator Workshop] Exploring PhD Careers with Job Simulations / Identifying Your Ph.D. Transferable Skills

5:00pm to 7:00pm


Zoom - Register for Details

This is two-part session with workshops co-hosted and run as part of the Spring PhD PATHFinder course (March 22 - March 26, 2021).


PART 1 (5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

What do you consider when you're making a career transition? Attend this session to hear stories about graduate students and postdocs who successfully jumpstarted (or crawled) into new industry roles, and strategies and timelines for how they did it. 

You will also learn about InterSECT...

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2021 Feb 22

Harvard Startup Week

Mon - Fri, Feb 22 to Feb 26, 5:00pm - 1:00pm


Virtual - Register for Details

This year, we will be hosting Harvard Startup Week instead of a career fair. Harvard Startup Week is dedicated to fostering Education, Connections, and Opportunities in entrepreneurship and the startup sector. Employer representatives will be invited to participate in several educational programs and networking events throughout Startup Week.

Student Eligibility: Harvard Startup Week programming is open to all Harvard University students and recent alumni. MIT students should contact their school's career center to register.


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2021 Mar 03

GCC Virtual Career Expo

(All day)


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The GCC Virtual Career Expo is a single day, online career expo for advanced degree students, postdocs, and alumni in fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Humanities, Arts, and Social Science, sponsored by the GCC. This event connects PhD & Master’s students, Postdocs and Alumni to employers for a virtual networking and recruitment experience using the CareerEco platform.


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2021 Feb 18

Biogen Worldwide Medical PhD Fellowship - Info Session

4:00pm to 5:00pm


Online - Register for Details

Biogen’s 2-year fellowship in Worldwide Medical provides a hands-on opportunity to learn the ins and outs of Medical Affairs and the pharmaceutical industry within the walls of a cutting-edge biotech. During the first year of the fellowship program, fellows will explore the different functional areas within Worldwide Medical through a series of rotational experiences. Fellows will also have the opportunity to select one rotation outside of Medical, to foster a broader understanding of our cross-functional partners and how their functions collaborate with Medical and fit into the greater...

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LinkedIn Career Explorer

The Career Explorer is a resource that helps you find new jobs with your existing skillset. LinkedIn’s data uncovers career paths by matching your skills to thousands of job titles.
2020 Nov 18

Molecular Mechanistic Biology (MMB) Concentration Info Session

5:00pm to 6:00pm

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MMB is a dynamic, interdisciplinary community focused on understanding biochemical, biophysical, and cellular mechanisms at the molecular level. This info session will allow prospective students to learn more about the MMB community and the research being...

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2020 Oct 30

EQRx Information Session

1:00pm to 2:00pm

EQRX is actively seeking to fill several positions in the roles of Data Analyst, Senior Data Analyst, Principal Data Scientist, Clinical Data Scientist, Associate Director in Health Economics and Outcomes Research, and Associate Director

EQRx is committed to making innovative medicines at dramatically lower prices for the benefit of people and society. By bringing together stakeholders from across the healthcare system and utilizing the latest advances in science and technology, the company seeks to discover, develop and deliver high-quality, patent-protected medicines more...

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MicroSim Job Simulation Library

Developed by UMass Boston, "our #MicroSim job simulations are designed to take the student as little as 1-2 hours. We develop #MicroSims in collaboration with employers/scientists working in these roles." 
2020 Oct 15

Nature Careers Live 2020 Virtual Event

7:00am to 12:00pm


Online - Register for Details
"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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