Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

2021 Oct 05

GSAS: The Scientist’s Conundrum: CV, Resume, or Something In-Between

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
In preparation for the Harvard GSAS Biotech Club Career Fair on October 14 & 15, learn how to craft your resume for different types of PhD-level nonacademic positions. Many employers outside academia appreciate a 1-2 page resume, but some will want an academic CV or a hybrid document that is quite tailored but still includes publications, etc. Design your job search documents to resonate with different employers! This event is cosponsored by the Harvard GSAS Biotech Club... Read more about GSAS: The Scientist’s Conundrum: CV, Resume, or Something In-Between
2021 Sep 27

Case Interview Workshop: Government and Non-Profit Cases for a Career in Social Impact

6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

GSAS Students: Register in Crimson Careers to attend.

 

Can’t miss session for anyone interviewing for government or non-profit consulting jobs/internships!

Join Evan Piekara, Social Impact Expert & Author of Case In Point: Government and Nonprofit and Case In Point: Crafting Your Consulting Career for an interactive case...

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2021 Oct 13

Walt Disney/ESPN VP, Jennifer Altarriba '03, Diversity Beyond Harvard Alumni Talk

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. Want to make an impact and promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in sports, entertainment, media, or law? Join us for a career chat with Jennifer Altarriba ’03, Vice President at The Walt Disney Company (previously ESPN). Jen is happy to discuss how she leverages her Spanish & American Literature Concentration in her work as well as share her insights as a Hispanic woman in international, large-scope leadership...

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2021 Sep 10

Job Search Strategy for International Students [Interstride Event]

4:55pm

Location: 

Virtual

PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

This workshop introduces a well-established framework and processes for a successful U.S.-based job search. Learn how to efficiently target companies that sponsor H-1B visas and hire international students; build and expand your network in the American context with LinkedIn searches, informational interviews; and make meaningful connections with employers. Take away a four-step...

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2021 Oct 26

GSAS: The View from the Search Committee

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
With continued uncertainty in the higher ed landscape, the academic job market is both unpredictable and very competitive...though there are glimmers of a rebound from last year’s hiring freezes. How can you maximize your candidacy and successfully land a faculty or postdoc position? What do search committees look for in candidates…and what can reduce your chances? Come to this event to hear advice, perspectives, and stories from experienced professors in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences, with an introduction by GSAS Dean Emma Dench. GSAS Dean of Students, Sam Bersola,... Read more about GSAS: The View from the Search Committee
2021 Nov 05

Engineering Career Fair Collaborative

1:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Virtual
Meet representatives from engineering firms across the country seeking SEAS students for full-time and internship opportunities in innovative fields including robotics, energy, medical devices, environmental services, transportation, and design. This event is a collaboration between Harvard, Boston University, Olin College, Tufts University, MIT, and Yale University. Engineering students from these six institutions are invited to attend!

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2021 Aug 18

Case in Point Workshop with Marc Cosentino

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

All Students: Register via Crimson Careers

Case in Point author Marc Cosentino speaks to undergraduate and MBA classes throughout the country on the topic of Case Interviews. If this is your first time attending a Case Workshop, you'll learn why firms ask case questions and what they are looking for from students. If you have attended a workshop before, you can look forward to the drill-down session on...

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2021 Sep 14

Resumes for Data Scientists

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Looking for a data science job or internship? How can you best represent yourself to potential employers and communicate your value? Often your resume is the first thing employers see, and, for data science positions, you'll want to include your course projects and other relevant computational experience. In this webinar, we will critique resumes of Computational Science/Data Science alumni to learn about what works and what doesn’t, so you can polish your resume and land interviews with your favorite employers.... Read more about Resumes for Data Scientists
2021 Sep 20

Job Search for International Students with Dan Beaudry

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Virtual
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 US job with visa sponsorship. In our remote world, it's more important than ever to understand how hiring truly works in the U.S. and how to put yourself on the right path to navigating the 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... Read more about Job Search for International Students with Dan Beaudry
2021 Aug 23

GSAS: How Harvard Can Help You Land a Job or Internship – for GSAS Master’s Students

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Virtual

GSAS Master's Students: PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

There are many ways Harvard can help you land a job. Learn about strategies for a successful job search, including identifying jobs and organizations that are the best fit for you, connecting with employers and alumni, and about all the resources available to help you explore and apply for jobs outside academia. This program is for all GSAS master's students, but we will cover...

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2021 Aug 24

FastMath: Essential Interview Calculation Methods with Matthew Tambiah '98

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Virtual
Are you looking to improve your calculation skills for Case Interviews at Management Consulting firms? Then attend the FastMath Case Calculation Workshop.

Matthew Tambiah, a former McKinsey consultant, Harvard alum '98, and creator of FastMath, will teach efficient calculation methods for Case Interviews and provide examples of quantitative Case Interview problems given by leading Management Consulting firms and discuss methods for solving them.

Recommended Prerequisites:

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2021 Oct 28

HES: Environmental Defense Fund Employer Information Session

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Join Ashley Medlar, Project Manager at EDF, for a webinar to learn about the Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps summer fellowship for graduate degree and certificate students. Since 2008, EDF Climate Corps has placed over 1,100 graduate level fellows in host organizations including American Red Cross, Google, Lyft, New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, and TPG Capital. Working under the guidance of a host supervisor and EDF manager, fellows uncover energy management and sustainability solutions for their host organizations. You will participate in interactive training, have... Read more about HES: Environmental Defense Fund Employer Information Session
2021 Oct 14

Media, Marketing, Humanities, and Creative Careers Panel & Networking

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Virtual

In the lead up to the OCS Media, Marketing, Humanities and Creative Careers Expo, join a variety of working professionals to get their perspective on the importance of creativity. Learn about specific opportunities to use your creative skills in media, branding, marketing, advertising, journalism, publishing, and strategic communications. Panelists can also answer questions regarding trends, changes, entry-level requirements, hiring timelines, and more! There will be designated time after the panel for students to connect with panelists in breakout rooms.

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2021 Oct 05

Beyond Benchwork: Careers in Life Sciences

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
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

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