Career Exploration

Career Development Toolkit for Researchers

This toolkit from is aimed at post-doctoral researchers but with some modification is also useful for master's and graduate students. The toolkit offers some general starting points for those wanting to reflect on their career to date and to begin to formulate an ongoing career strategy.
2018 Aug 23

Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary at Harvard Medical School [Harvard Biotech Club Event]

3:00pm to 4:30pm


Joseph B. Martin Conference Center Amphitheater, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston
The Harvard Biotech Club's Fall 2018 Kick-Off event features a keynote address by self-made mogul and business entrepreneur Kevin O'Leary, best known from the TV show Shark Tank. A reception to follow in the New Research Building lobby. There is limited availability so act fast!

For more information and to purchase tickets please visit ... Read more about Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary at Harvard Medical School [Harvard Biotech Club Event]


SABER is a scientific community whose members develop theory and generate evidence with the goal of improving post-secondary biology education. 
2018 Sep 28

Teaching at Teaching Intensive Institutions (hosted @ Westfield State University)

9:00am to 3:00pm


Westfield State University, Scanlon Hall, Westfield, MA
Many faculty enjoy rewarding careers at colleges and universities that primarily emphasize teaching, including liberal arts colleges, community colleges, and regional comprehensive universities. This free one-day regional conference brings together graduate students, postdocs, and faculty to discuss what it’s like to work at teaching intensive institutions and how to apply for these faculty positions. Graduate students and postdocs will engage with faculty and deans from a range of teaching-intensive institutions across the New England region through a series of talks, panel presentations,... Read more about Teaching at Teaching Intensive Institutions (hosted @ Westfield State University)

The Therapeutics Graduate Program

The Therapeutics Certificate Program offers rigorous, multidisciplinary training relevant to identifying and developing novel therapeutics, understanding and investigating mechanisms of drug action, analyzing the reasons for clinical failures, and developing new compounds and applying them in preclinical and clinical studies to improve the treatment of disease.

Versatile PhD

Versatile PhD is the largest online community dedicated to non-academic and non-faculty careers for PhDs in humanities, social science and STEM


ImaginePhD is a free online career exploration and planning tool for PhD students and postdoctoral scholars in the humanities and social sciences.

Beyond the Tenure Track

Beyond the Tenure Track is an online resource that provides opportunities beyond the professoriate for graduate students and PhDs. 


MIND is an experimental career exploration program that will provide training and resources to UCSF students and postdocs, as well as a resource for career exploration that can be utilized by trainees nationwide (MINDbank), and will challenge the current perceptions of PhD training.

Biomedical Science Careers Program

The Biomedical Science Careers Program, Inc. provides students of every race, ethnic background, gender and financial status with encouragement, support and guidance needed for the successful pursuit of biomedical science and other science-related careers.
2018 Aug 23

Harvard Biotechnology Club Fall Kick-off Event

3:00pm to 6:00pm


Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School
The Harvard Biotech Club is proud to announce our Fall 2018 Kick-Off event featuring a keynote address by self-made mogul and business entrepreneur Kevin O'Leary. We welcome you to join us on Thursday, August 23rd at 3pm in the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center Amphitheater for a speech by Mr. Wonderful and a reception to follow. Tickets include: admission to keynote address by Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary,entrance to exclusive reception with open bar and appetizers, and... Read more about Harvard Biotechnology Club Fall Kick-off Event

Internships for Graduate Students Webinar

In these two webinars from iBiology, Dr. Alexandra Schnoes describes the benefits of internships for graduate students as well as how to find and apply for internships. 

National Science Policy Network

"The National Science Policy Network (NSPN) works to provide a collaborative resource portal for early-career scientists and engineers involved in science policy, diplomacy, and advocacy."