Category: Postdocs

Diverse Career Panel June 18

Diverse Careers in Science: A Boston University Alumni Panel Discussion Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 Time: 4:30-6:30pm 4:30-5:50 pm Panel Discussion, Bakst Auditorium 5:50-6:30 pm Reception, Room L-109 Boston University School of Medicine, Instructional Building 72 East Concord Street

SPIRE Application Open for PhD’s and Postdocs Due 2/1

Seeding Postdoctoral Innovators in Research and Education (SPIRE) http://spire.unc.edu Applications due: February 1, 2013 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH) and collaborating minority serving institutions in the state of North Carolina are seeking outstanding candidates for a unique NIH-supported postdoctoral training fellowship.  Seeding Postdoctoral Innovators in Research and Education (SPIRE) is designed […]

Diverse Careers in Science: A Panel Discussion

Join us on December 4, 2012 from 4:30 p.m to 6:30 p.m. in Bakst Auditorium for an exciting panel discussion followed by a networking opportunity. Many individuals with Ph.D’s in biological sciences will change paths over the course of their careers. This might mean a move out of the lab or elsewhere into functions like […]

October 2 – From Academia to Entrepreneur: How to Start Your Own Company

Discussion with Elizabeth Iorns, Ph.D, winner of the 2012 Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Emerging Postdoctoral Entrepreneur award and co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Science Exchange and with William Gunn, Ph.D., Head of Academic Outreach for Mendeley. They will discuss what made leaving academia to work on a startup as an attractive career choice to […]

Program in Responsible Conduct of Research: Fall Registration

Registration for the Advanced Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Live is now OPEN for Fall 2012 Workshop 1 and 2. Workshop 1: “On Being a Scientist: Maintaining the Research Record and Handling Research Data” Workshop 2: “Collaborative Sciences: Building Collaborative Teams and Resolving Collaborative Differences “ Workshop 1-At BUMC: September 14, 2012 from 1-3PM.  School of Medicine, […]

GMS Career Development Monthly Seminar Series: What’s Next After Graduation and how to Find the Best Career Path for you

May Seminar:  What’s Next After Graduation and how to Find the Best Career Path for you In this presentation, career consultant, Lauren Celano will discuss the various career opportunities for individuals with advanced degrees and will provide an overview of the job search process, networking to identify opportunities, and the importance of finding the right […]

GMS Summer Yoga – starting May 21

Breathe Relax and Empower! GMS Summer Yoga for Graduate Students and Postdocs 5/21, 6/11, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23 (all sessions 5-6 p.m. in Hiebert Lounge 14th Floor, 72 East Concord St.) A chance to learn about the beneficial effects of yoga on your mental and physical health. Sessions will include breathing exercises that reduce stress and […]

Seminar: Negotiating Work and Life – May 22

“I’m Surviving (Happily) My Career in Science – You Can Too!  The Kamens Ten Commandments of Work/Life Balance” Description:  Figuring out how to juggle any career with the non-work part of life can be challenging but for a working scientist, there never seems to be a way to do it all.  The goal of this […]