Data Science and Analytics are burgeoning fields with growing opportunities for those with advanced quantitative, analytical, and computational skills. Organizations are looking for scientists and engineers with personality who can demystify big data trends into understandable business terms. Learn more about how you can enter this exciting field, and talk with data scientists from a variety of companies that use analytics and AI as the foundation of their business model. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Thinking about applying for a Ph.D. or Masters program in engineering, data science, design or life/physical sciences? Learn from current graduate students about the struggles and pleasures of graduate school, and gain first-hand advice on choosing and financing a graduate program, including successful application strategies, and things you should consider before embarking on this first step in an academic career. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
The life sciences industry has recently been in the international spotlight due to the global pandemic and the race to discover and distribute vaccines. In Massachusetts alone, the life Sciences industry has grown 67% over the last decade (2021 Mass Life Science Employment Outlook Report). While there is a high need for qualified scientists, this fast-growing industry also has a great need for multidisciplinary skills sets for production, quality assurance, management and other business functions. Join us for a panel that looks at career opportunities in biotech beyond the bench.... Read more about Beyond Benchwork: Careers in Life Sciences
Excited to do research? Curious about what it actually means to “do research”? Come to this workshop to learn about how to find a research adviser, important questions to ask, different ways to fit this in your schedule, and how to find funding. OCS Premed and Pre-Health advisers, OCS Peer Pre-health Liaison Peer Advising Fellows, and upperclassmen will be on hand to answer questions and help you think about your plans. This workshop is geared towards first-year students and sophomores, but all undergraduates are welcome. PLEASE...Read more about Finding Research Opportunities: from Humanities to the Sciences: Gaining Traction in Pre-Health
Join OCS advisers and alumni to learn more about post-grad research opportunities in psychology and clinical psychology, biomedical and life sciences, physical sciences, engineering, and computational science, and pharma and biotech. The workshop will broadly discuss application timelines and where and how to find opportunities for research jobs in academic and other non-profit institutions, including hospitals, and for-profit companies. Students from all concentrations are invited to this workshop to learn what employers are looking for, and how to leverage your skills and research... Read more about Navigating Post-Grad Research Opportunities