Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

2020 Mar 03

Humanities@Work

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St
Come learn why employers value humanistic skills in sectors as diverse as tech, non-profits, and business. See how 21st century jobs will increasingly rely on humanities and liberal arts skills to solve complex problems. Learn how the skills you are acquiring at Harvard College and GSAS can prepare you for the changing landscape of work.... Read more about Humanities@Work
2020 Mar 09

GSAS: Career Jump Start for Scientists

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

TMEC 209, 260 Longwood Ave, Boston
What are your career plans post-Harvard? What are your options? How can you even get started? Jump start your career and take on these big career questions! In this workshop, you will engage in interactive career self-assessment exercises to better understand your skills, interests, and values in the context of an effective job search. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Mar 02

Careers in Neuroscience and Brain Behavior

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Are you majoring in neuroscience and not sure where to apply your knowledge and skills? Are you fascinated by the brain and want to consider a career related to brain behavior? If so, then come to this exciting panel event to hear from alumni who are engaged in careers related to neuroscience and brain behavior. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 04

GSAS: Kickstart Your Professional Development (Webinar)

12:00pm to 12:30pm

Location: 

Webinar
Have you recently started your graduate degree program? Your G-1 or G-2 year is the perfect time to begin thinking about your own professional development. Graduate school is about more than your academic learning and research—it’s important to build your professional network and skills and to explore many career paths. Learn about the many ways Harvard can help you prepare for future success from the very start!... Read more about GSAS: Kickstart Your Professional Development (Webinar)
2020 Feb 24

GSAS: Career Jump Start for Humanists and Social Scientists, Featuring Brian DeGrazia, MLA

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
What are your career plans post-Harvard? What are your options? How can you even get started? Jump start your career and take on these big career questions! In this workshop, you will engage in interactive career self-assessment exercises to better understand your skills, interests, and values in the context of an effective job search. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 11

GSAS: Job Search for International Students in the US Featuring Dan Beaudry

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

GSAS Student Center Common Rm
Are you an international student interested in pursuing a job in the US? Learn how to invest your limited time and give yourself the best chance of finding a U.S. job with visa sponsorship. Learn tips for how to overcome shyness and strategies for navigating the U.S. job market. Presented by Dan Beaudry, author of "Power Ties: The International Student’s Guide to Finding Jobs in the United States." Dan is the former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com and the former Associate Director of Corporate Recruiting at Boston University.... Read more about GSAS: Job Search for International Students in the US Featuring Dan Beaudry
2020 Jan 30

Biotech, Pharma, and Healthcare Pathways

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

The health sciences field is growing, with thriving opportunities at biotechnology and pharmaceutical organizations. Learn more about the impact technology is making on healthcare innovation and gain insight on what it takes to make an impact on the future of healthcare. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

Panelists:

  • Kayley Wolf Raskin, MPH Harvard Chan School of Public Health 2019
    Senior Usability Engineer at...
Read more about Biotech, Pharma, and Healthcare Pathways
2020 May 05

GSAS: Real Life Stories from the Academic Job Search

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Whether you're on the academic job market now, or you plan to be 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 who will be working in a variety of academic positions after graduation. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Mar 20

GSAS: Designing Your Life After Harvard

10:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
The same design thinking approach used to develop cutting edge technology, products, and spaces can be used to design and build your career. Join us for this day-long workshop created to help you navigate your next career steps. Adapted from the popular Stanford course and book entitled "Designing Your Life," this hands-on session will give you the tools to make decisions, learn more about your career options, and confidently leverage the Harvard network while prototyping a few different plans for your future. The day will be filled with individual and group activities inspired by the design... Read more about GSAS: Designing Your Life After Harvard
2020 Feb 06

GSAS: United Nations Office Hours with Manuela Morelli

11:00am to 1:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Interested in careers at the UN, including WHO and other UN agencies? Meet in small groups with Manuela Morelli, Head of Human Resources Planning and Development at ITU (International Telecommunication Union, UN). Previously Manuela worked at UNICEF and other UN Agencies in various Human Resources capacities. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 26

Future of Food: Career Pathways

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
The food industry is changing! Student-scientists, entrepreneurs, social scientists, and policymakers see that the alternative protein space is an arena where they can make a positive impact. The field spans many diverse disciplines, from tissue or chemical engineering to synthetic biology, from economics to data science. Attend this panel discussion to hear from alumni and others in this rapidly growing field and learn how you can make an impact! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 20

Pursuing the PhD: Myths and Realities

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Are you a college or master's student considering a PhD in the arts and sciences (i.e. humanities, social sciences, or natural sciences)? Come hear from advanced graduate students who will share their tips and advice on applying for, and surviving and thriving in, graduate school. We'll also discuss essential questions you must ask yourself before committing to the PhD, as well as how to position yourself for a career within or beyond the professoriate after grad school. Read more about Pursuing the PhD: Myths and Realities

Pages