Academic Careers

  • 2017 May 02

    Real Life Stories from the Academic Job Search

    4:00pm to 5:30pm


    Office of Career Services, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge

    Whether you’re planning to go on the academic job market this fall or in coming years, you will benefit from learning first-hand from recent PhDs who have successfully landed academic jobs despite the tight market. Come and hear the job search stories, strategies, and advice from recently-hired PhDs in the humanities and social sciences who will be working in a variety of academic positions after graduation.
    Panelists include:

  • 2017 May 15

    Jackson Laboratory - The Whole Scientist workshop

    May 15 (All day) to May 19 (All day)


    The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME


    The Jackson Laboratory and partners are pleased to host The Whole Scientist workshop in New York on April 20, and in Bar Harbor, Maine, on May 15-19, 2017.
    The Whole Scientist will help scientists like you prepare for the next step and provide you answers to questions such as, Am I prepared for the next step in my scientific career? What skills do I need to work in academia? Industry? Other careers? What if I don’t want to do research? How can I find a job?
    With advice from leading experts, The Whole Scientist will instill skills and confidence in:

  • 2017 Jun 02

    Linkedin for Networking, Career Building & Job Search

    3:00pm to 5:00pm


    Biolabs room 1058, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge


    Linkedin has become an incredibly powerful tool for building and maintaining your professional network. Join us for this hands-on, interactive workshop where you will be guided step-by-step through the process of enhancing your profile and networking for job leads. We will discuss changing your headline, adding skills, enhancing your summary, and adding links and documents to show examples of your work.