Category: Homepage Spotlights

All About in Renting in Boston – RSVP by 2/22

Good morning colleagues, Housing Resources is pleased to offer the All About Renting in Boston presentation. Planning to rent an apartment? Are you looking to move to a new apartment? Do you have landlord concerns? Have all your questions answered, from beginning a search to signing a lease. Presented by Steve Handler, Beacon Realty Properties […]

Career Panel Discussion: Science Careers in Industry – 2/27

Are you interested in learning more about careers as scientists in industry? Join us to hear more and meet with scientists: Dr. Kadryn Kadasia; Associate Scientist, Post-doctoral Fellow at Merck Dr. Jennifer Layne; Director, Medical Affairs at Insulet Dr. Melanie Mott; Clinical Writer at DynaMed Plus (EBSCO Information Services) Dr. Barbara Natke; Director, R&D Business […]

Rare Disease Day 2/27 – Amel Karaa, MD

  Please join the Boston University Genetic Counseling Program in welcoming speaker Amel Karaa, MD from Rare New England.  Dr. Karaa brings expertise in the realm of metabolic and other rare genetic conditions and is a leader in the field.  We will also hear from a patient affected with Barth syndrome. Date:  Wednesday, February 27th […]

Annual Postdoc Retreat – 2/28 & 3/1

Join fellow postdocs for two days of programming, tailored specifically for postdocs. This year’s retreat will include workshops on career planning tools, developing your network in Boston, and information about scholar visas. Day 1: Thursday, February 28, 2019 | 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Photonics Colloquium Room, 9th floor – 8 Saint Mary’s Street, […]

Dr. Robin DiAngelo on “What Does It Mean to Be White?” – 3/4

Boston University Associate Provost for Diversity & Inclusion SAVE THE DATE! Please mark your calendars for a keynote lecture and by-invitation post-lecture breakout session with New York Times bestselling author of White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard For White People to Talk About Racism. Dr. Robin DiAngelo  on “What Does It Mean to Be White?” […]

Navigating Mentoring Relationships: Strategies for Uncharted Terrain- Feb 12th

mentor219Working with mentors (advisers, PIs, supervisors, etc.) is an integral part of being a graduate student or postdoc, but sometimes these relationships present challenges. In this interactive workshop, you’ll learn strategies for examining power dynamics, improving communication, and identifying problems in your mentoring relationships. Our three presenters will answer your questions and share their expertise […]

Finding Your Career Culture Match- Feb 14th

Hundreds of articles and blogs have been written to highlight the importance of culture fit, but why are so few people paying attention to this important topic? This workshop, will cover why culture fit is important for a job seeker to investigate and will highlight ways to research and understand the culture for a given organization. Date: February 14th 2019 Time: 4:00PM-5:00PM […]

Career Panel Discussion: Science Careers in Law/Compliance Feb 13th

Are you interested in learning more about careers as a scientists in law/compliance? Join us to hear more and meet with scientists: Dr. Katherine Kopeikina; Technical Specialist at DT Ward PC Dr. Matthew Pavao; Partner at Cooley LLP Dr. Tracey Tucker Zhou; Senior Medical Writer at Bluebird Bio Register: Date: February 13th 2019 Time: 10:00am-11:50am […]