Past Events

  • 2019 Oct 15

    FAS Postdoc Association Board Meeting

    12:30pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Biological Laboratories Rm 2062/2064

    The FAS Postdoc Association meets regularly to discuss and plan upcoming events. For these planning meetings, all who are interested in joining or helping out are welcome to attend! If you are just looking to check us out, we hold an open house four times a year. Please let us know if you will be joining, email us at faspda@fas.harvard.edu.

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  • 2019 Oct 11

    Data Analytics & Technology Fair

    1:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard SOCH, 59 Shepard Street, Cambridge MA

    The Data Analytics & Technology Fair is a networking event that brings together students and employers to discuss the varied organizations and opportunities available within the fields of data analytics, machine learning, deep learning, artificial intelligence, ux/ui design, and technology.

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  • 2019 Oct 10

    “Creating a Safe and Healthy Workplace : Title IX and Professional Conduct.”

    Registration Closed 11:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    52 Oxford Street,NorthWest Building Rm 425

    Would you like to know more about your rights as a postdoc? Title IX protects all individuals against harassment or discrimination. This seminar is meant to provide guided discussion around creating and maintaining a safe and healthy educational and work environment. 

    Presented By: Seth Avakian and Moriah Silver (FAS Title IX)


     

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  • 2019 Oct 09

    Postdoc Science Cafe

    Registration Closed 5:00pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    52 Oxford Street,NorthWest Building Rm 343

    Come meet your fellow postdocs and hear about their work! In this monthly meeting postdocs from all disciplines within FAS come together and listen to a few short presentations on diverse postdoc projects. This is a great way to learn about the great science going on at Harvard outside your own department and to meet and connect to postdocs outside your field. It is also a great opportunity to practice talks addressing broad general audiences and to prepare for outreach activities. Come and join us for some great science, light food and drinks and ample time for discussions - both...

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  • 2019 Oct 09

    SciPhD Workshop: Preparing for Professional Careers

    Registration Closed3:00pm

    Location: 

    Northwest Building, Room b103 (Basement Large Lecture Hall)

    Being competitive and successful as a professional scientist, regardless of whether in an industry or academic setting requires mastery of scientific, business, and social skills. Running an effective laboratory operation is like running a small business, and can benefit from applying best practices that have been developed by industry. In “Preparing for Professional Careers” we will look at how your scientific/technical skills combined with your business skills and social skills together make up the three identities that define your brand. The same...

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  • 2019 Oct 04

    FAS Postdoc Happy Hour: Oktoberfest edition! 

    5:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    15th floor, William James Hall

    FAS Postdoc Happy Hour: Oktoberfest edition! 

    Date: Friday, October 4th, 5:00-7:00pm

    Location: 15th floor, William James Hall

    Back by popular demand, we will be having our happy hour on the 15th floor of William James Hall. Enjoy the incredible views while conversing with your fellow postdocs over some Oktoberfest inspired drinks and snacks!


     
  • 2019 Oct 01

    FAS Postdoc Association Board Meeting

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Biological Laboratories Rm 2025

    FAS Postdoc Association Board Meeting

    The FAS Postdoc Association meets regularly to discuss and plan upcoming events. For these planning meetings, all who are interested in joining or helping out are welcome to attend! If you are just looking to check us out, we hold an open house four times a year. Please let us know if you will be joining, email us at faspda@fas.harvard.edu.


     
  • 2019 Sep 30

    New Postdoc Orientation

    Registration Closed 12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    16 Divinity Ave Rm 1058

    Welcome to Harvard! Please join us for this informative session, which will include pizza lunch for postdocs, followed by several short talks highlighting services across campus. The program will include an introduction to the FAS Postdoctoral Association (PDA).

    Lunch will be provided.

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  • 2019 Sep 23

    The Academic Job Search: Polishing Your Materials

    Registration Closed 1:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    16 Divinity Ave Rm 1058
    This presentation will teach you how to prepare and polish your cover letter and CV, and provide you pointers for writing effective teaching, research, and diversity statements. Please note that this presentation would be repetitive for those with whom I (Stephen) has already met individually.

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