Career Exploration

2018 Dec 10

Harvard Biotech Club 101 Series: Institutionalized Entrepreneurship

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

TMEC 227

Interested in transitioning from Academia to Industry and are thinking of Venture Capital? Please join us with our guest speaker Dr. Jacob Rubens from Flagship Pioneering who will talk about his career trajectory from PhD to Flagship and will also discuss the Flagship case study on HBS: Institutionalized Entrepreneurship. RSVP here please: https://goo.gl/forms/oWlAdl4iq05fl2Bn2Read more about Harvard Biotech Club 101 Series: Institutionalized Entrepreneurship
2018 Nov 28

APPLICATION DEADLINE!: Career Pathways for Basic Scientists Interested in Clinical and Translational (C/T) Research

5:00pm

 

The Harvard Catalyst Postgraduate Education Program (PGE), would like you to share the following information with your program participants. PGE will be offering a new four- session career panel series designed to offer insights into the various career options in clinical and translational research available to PhD and MD scientists who may be interested in working in settings such as academia, industry, and government/regulatory agencies.

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2018 Nov 29

Alda Center for Science Communication Plenary Session

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

NRB 350
Are you interested in improving your science communication skills using a method developed by Alan Alda (yes, from M*A*S*H)? The Alda center uses improvisation-based techniques to train science professionals to communicate about science. Their workshops draw from Alda's years of experience in improv comedy and his experience hosting the PBS series, Scientific American Frontiers. You can read more about the Alda center here: https://www.aldacenter.org/ We've heard from others in the scicomm community that the Alda Center's workshops and... Read more about Alda Center for Science Communication Plenary Session
2018 Nov 15
2018 Oct 24

Harvard Biotech Club Presents: The Future of Protein: How Food Tech and Business Will Save the Planet

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

TMEC 227
Please join us for an exciting Harvard Biotech Club event Wednesday Oct 24 from 6-7PM in TMEC 227 featuring Aylon Steinhart, business innovation specialist of the Good Foods Institute, who will be talking about “The Future of Protein: How Food Tech and Business Will Save the Planet”. Aylon will be sharing his experiences and career opportunities in the plant-based and clean meat alternatives space. He is interested in connecting with scientists, particularly those interested in genetics and/or stem cell biology, as well as anyone interested in a career in this space. For... Read more about Harvard Biotech Club Presents: The Future of Protein: How Food Tech and Business Will Save the Planet
2018 Oct 18

The Longevity Fund and AGE1 : Boston Info Session

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Broad Institute - Monadnock Room
Laura Deming founded the Longevity Fund in 2011 as the first VC firm dedicated to funding high-potential longevity companies. So far, she’s raised $37M and has backed such companies as Unity Biotechnology, Precision Biosciences, System1, Decibel Therapeutics, and Elevian. Building upon this success, Laura created the AGE1 Biotech accelerator to support early-stage, founder-driven companies that look to develop therapeutics which will extend the human healthspan. AGE1’s 4-month program offers capital ($500K) and support to launch founder-driven biotech companies. To apply for our next batch... Read more about The Longevity Fund and AGE1 : Boston Info Session
2018 Oct 12

Data Analytics & Technology Fair (open to all Harvard graduate students and postdocs, including HMS Master's students)

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Harvard SOCH (59 Shepard St., Cambridge, MA

Data Analytics & Technology Fair

Date: Friday, October 12, 2018
Time: 1:00 - 4:00pm
Location: Harvard SOCH (59 Shepard St., Cambridge, MA) (map)

Eligibility: Open to ALL Harvard University students...

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Health Professions Recruitment and Exposure Program (HPREP)

The Health Professions Recruitment & Exposure Program (HPREP) at Harvard Medical School is a high school science enrichment program aimed at recruiting high school students from the Boston area, particularly those from underserved and underrepresented backgrounds, into science and medicine.

Agathon Career Fellowship

The Agathon Career Fellowship is a program run by the Harvard University GSAS Effective Altruism Student Group. The Fellowship recruits and trains grad students in practical tools and concepts that will help them build a satisfying career in which they do the most good for the world with their talents.
2018 Oct 23

Preparing Competitive Applications for Life Sciences Doctoral Programs and What to Expect from Doctoral Training (for HMS Master's Students and invited undergraduates)

Registration Closed 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Warren Alpert Building, Room 563, Longwood Medical Area

“Preparing Competitive Applications for Life Sciences Doctoral Programs and What to Expect from Doctoral Training”

Tuesday October 23, 2018 ** 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm ** WAB 563 ** Harvard Medical School

 

WORKSHOP. 4:30 PM – 5:15 PM

Jason Heustis (Program in Graduate Education)

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NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education (OITE)

The NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education (OITE) posts video recordings of their events. These cover a variety of topics related to career and professional development - from mentoring to scientific communication to career exploration and the job search.

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