Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

2021 May 18

Out in Industry [LGBTQ@GSAS and OCS event]

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Virtual

"Debating a career in industry after your PhD? Curious about how to navigate your job search as an LGBTQ+ scientist? Have questions about how to be a better ally for LGBTQ colleagues? Hear from a panel of individuals from Sanofi, Nature Immunology, and Bristol Myers Squibb about their experiences!

This event is co-sponsored by OCS and Harvard LGBTQ at GSAS Association, with support from Sanofi PRIDE Connect.

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2021 Jun 03

GSAS: How to Work a Virtual Career Fair, Featuring HGCC

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Are you planning to attend the Harvard GSAS Consulting Club Virtual Career Fair on June 11? Join this webinar for practical tips and advice on how to make the most of your time connecting with employers in a virtual landscape, and learn how to navigate the Remo platform to speak with employer representatives at the fair. This event is co-hosted by the Office of Career Services and the Harvard GSAS Consulting Club.... Read more about GSAS: How to Work a Virtual Career Fair, Featuring HGCC
2021 Apr 23

GSAS: Networking: Now More than Ever [HMS Program in Grad Ed & OCS event]

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

You've heard that networking is the best way to find a great job or internship (it is!), but you may be hesitant to get started. The easiest and most productive way to learn about different career fields and cultivate opportunities, is to meet one-on-one with professionals working in your field of interest. You'd be surprised how welcoming and informative these conversations can be. This webinar will demystify the process of networking and give you practical tips on how to actually get out there (virtually) and network your way into a fabulous job, even during these challenging times!...

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2021 Apr 17

Women's Empowerment Expo [Harvard GlobalWE Event]

Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Apr 24 2021 .
11:00am to 1:00pm

11:00am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

From the Harvard Alumni for Global Women's Empowerment (Harvard GlobalWE):

A two-part event featuring organizations empowering women and girls in health and education.

Saturday, April 17, 11:00am-1:00pm ET: Health-focused organizations
Saturday, April 24, 11:00am-1:00pm ET: Education-focused organizations

Each part of the Expo will feature a panel discussion with leaders of women's empowerment organizations followed by breakout sessions in which attendees can learn about additional organizations serving women and girls around the world and how...

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2021 Apr 07

Bench-to-Business Boot Camp [Harvard Office of Technology Development Office Event]

(All day)

Location: 

Virtual

"The Bench-to-Business Boot Camp, hosted by Harvard's Office of Technology Development, is a two-day workshop for Harvard graduate students and postdocs, designed to teach you the skills to recognize and convey the value of scientific and technological innovations to the world of industry, business, and entrepreneurship."
"This year's Boot Camp will take place via Zoom on April 12-13, 2021, from 9:00AM to 12:30PM Eastern Time."
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2021 Apr 15

How to Set up Your Private Practice [Harvard Alumni for Mental Health Event]

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

A panel discussion with three mental health providers who will share concrete tips on how to start a private practice. Due to a combined public health and social crisis, the demand for mental health services is exploding, outpacing existing resources. Harvard Alumni for Mental Health brings you The Professional...

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2021 May 05

Career Chat: Liz Maynes-Aminzade PhD '13, Puzzle & Games Editor, The New Yorker

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Please note: Time change to 1:00pm!

Join us for a casual career conversation with Liz Maynes-Aminzade PhD '13 and learn about her interesting career in puzzles and games, ask about how she got her job at the New Yorker, and consider the variety of career options in media.

Liz Maynes-Aminzade is the Puzzles & Games Editor at The New Yorker. She received a PhD in English from Harvard in 2013, where she also lectured in the History and Literature program. From 2015 to 2017, she was a Mellon/ACLS Public Fellow and the Digital Director of Public Books.

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2021 May 04

GSAS: Real Life Stories from the Academic Job Search

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

The pandemic has made the academic job market even tighter than it was... but there is hope! Your peers at GSAS are getting academic jobs and postdocs, and you can learn from their success despite the difficult market. Hear the job search stories, strategies, and advice from recently hired PhDs who will be working in a variety of academic positions and institutions after graduation.

Panelists include:
• Haruka Umetsu Cho, PhD candidate in Study of Religion, Assistant Professor of Religion, Santa Clara University (Fall 2021)
• Bradley Craig, PhD '20 in African and African...

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2021 Apr 29

GSAS: Harvard/Yale Peer Professionalization Group Infosession - Humanities & Social Sciences

4:30pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
Open to GSAS master's and PhD candidates. Interested in joining a Humanities and Social Sciences Peer Professionalization Group (PPG) with Yale Peers? This initiative is a self-directed peer mentoring program, which pairs small groups of Yale and Harvard graduate students from related fields who are interested in actively developing their professional and career plans. Taking place this summer, PPG provides graduate students with the opportunity to accelerate work on career preparation in bi-monthly group meetings with the support of OCS in order to get to know your skills, interests, and... Read more about GSAS: Harvard/Yale Peer Professionalization Group Infosession - Humanities & Social Sciences
2021 Apr 13

GSAS: Venture Capital Series: Transitioning from PhD to VC [Harvard GSAS Business Club and OCS Event]

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

"Join us for a virtual panel as we chat with three PhD graduates to learn how they successfully broke into Venture Capital!"
Panelists include:
Li Sun, PhD, Founder/CEO, Stealth Biotech Startup and Former Partner, Foundation Capital
Clea Kolster, PhD, Director of Science, Lowercarbon Capital
Laura Tadvalkar, PhD, Principal, RA Capital
Please RSVP to receive the event's virtual link.

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2021 Mar 26

International Careers in Washington [Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies Event]

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

"The Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies (CES) is is hosting the CES Virtual Professional Development Series on Fridays chaired by Vassilis Coutifaris. This Friday’s interactive seminar is open to Harvard undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in careers at international organizations, the private sector, and...

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2021 Apr 12

GSAS: Careers in Data Analytics and A.I.

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual
What are the hottest fields hiring those with computational master’s and PhD degrees these days? Business analytics and AI! In today’s competitive global economy, organizations are looking for advanced-degree graduates with personality who can demystify analytics and AI trends into understandable business terms. Come hear from GSAS alum Tom Davenport, who has written 7 books on business analytics, big data, and AI, and learn more about where the field is headed and how your data skills can have an impact on your career.... Read more about GSAS: Careers in Data Analytics and A.I.

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