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2022 Jan 28

Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare Expo

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Zoom - Register for Details

Calling all Master's students interested in learning about  Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare careers!

Email us at pge_career_nav@hms.harvard.edu for signup information on the annual Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare Expo, taking place virtually on Friday, January 28th from 1:00-4:00pm ET.  This will include a temporary login for Crimson Careers. Please include your first name...

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2021 Dec 16

Biotech Networks Career Development Workshop Series: Resumes 101

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Virtual - Register for Details

Updating your life science resume? Wondering how to get it through the company's internal systems and how to land an interview? Join us for a free virtual workshop over lunch, with a practical advice from Biotech Networks Founder and master networker Mary Canady from 12-1 US PT. Speak and network with a recruiter directly from 1-2 p.m. US PT. This free virtual event will be the first in a workshop series complementing our career fairs.

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2021 Jun 11

Harvard Graduate Consulting Club Consulting Career Fair

12:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Zoom - Register for Details

The Harvard GSAS Consulting Club is excited to host our first virtual Consulting Career Fair on Friday, June 11th from 12 - 4 pm. Whether you are just starting to consider consulting and want to explore more or you are applying for full-time employment in the coming months, this year’s fair will have something valuable and exciting for everyone! For example:

 

1- “Firm Flash Talks” (12 - 2 pm)

Firm representatives will share the important highlights of each firm and 2021 recruitment dates; attendees will receive tickets to enter our...

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2021 Apr 29

[Career Navigator Workshop] Global Mobility for US-Trained Researchers

4:30pm to 6:00pm

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Zoom - Register for Details

For many graduate students and postdoctoral trainees, even those with an international background careers outside the US remain terra incognita. While planning an overseas move can be daunting, such careers offer unique and rewarding opportunities that can boost and enhance trainees’ career development outcomes. During this session, we offer advice on preparing for success outside the US research ecosystem by discussing potential challenges facing trainees who wish to be globally mobile and will share resources...

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2021 Apr 22

[Career Navigator Workshop] Success Strategies for International Graduate Students and Postdocs in the U.S.

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Zoom - Register for Details

When it comes to career planning, international graduate students and postdocs have additional significant challenges to consider, such as “Cultural Adjustment,” “Immigration Status,” and “Funding opportunities.” This will be an interactive session to discuss how to address these main challenges. It will provide practical ways for international trainees to navigate these challenges in pursuing successful careers in the US. 

Dr. Sina Safayi is an international...

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2021 Apr 16

[Career Navigator Workshop] Looking Your Best on Paper: Building a Resume

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Zoom - Register for Details

This workshop will focus on how to highlight experiences and skills on a resume and the importance of tailoring these documents for specific roles. This seminar will provide examples of skills and experiences that should be emphasized for different types of roles including bench research roles, non-bench research roles, business development, marketing, consulting, product/project management roles, and clinical roles. Advice will be provided regarding how to build and format a resume and how to tailor resumes for different roles.

Facilitator: Lauren Celano, MBA (...

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2021 Apr 16

[Career Navigator Workshop] Making a Case for Yourself: Crafting an Effective CV

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Zoom - Register for Details

Trainees and professionals in academic work environments will likely encounter a request to summarize their professional accomplishments in the form of a curriculum vitae (CV).  

This workshop will introduce students to best practices in developing a CV, highlighting strategies for effectively conveying educational background, professional experience, intellectual interests, publication history and professional interests, funding, honors and awards.  

This is an interactive workshop which will take advantage of peer-review to apply the best...

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2021 Feb 04

MSKView: A Diversity Recruitment Event for MSK Scientific Laboratories

Thu - Fri, Feb 4 to Feb 5, 9:00am - 5:00pm

On February 4 & 5, 2021, we look forward to e-host biologists, chemists, physicists, and computational scientists (among others) from traditionally underrepresented minority groups during our MSKView: A diversity recruitment event for MSK scientific laboratories. Selected attendees will have an opportunity to:
  • learn about the cutting-edge science being conducted at MSK
  • present their research and connect with peers
  • meet MSK faculty in one-on-one meetings and roundtables
  • hear from current trainees about how...
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2020 Oct 15

Nature Careers Live 2020 Virtual Event

7:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

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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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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Zoom - Register for Details

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 Jul 28

[PGE PDD Webinar] Crafting an Effective Teaching Statement for a Faculty Job Search (Mitch McVey, Ph.D. - Tufts University)

Registration Closed 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Zoom - TBA

Candidates applying for faculty positions that involve classroom or laboratory instruction are usually asked to submit a teaching statement as part of their application materials. Teaching statements are also often required as part of promotion and tenure applications. Creating an effective teaching statement depends on your ability to convince readers that you have a well-formulated philosophy that motivates your teaching. In addition, your statement should be supported by concrete examples of effective teaching or mentoring.

Dr. Mitch McVey (Professor of Biology at Tufts...

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