Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

2018 Sep 26

Richard Montañez: The Importance of Diversity in Sparking Innovation

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre
Meet Richard Montañez in person before Fox Searchlight Pictures releases their biopic movie "Flamin' Hot". His story of pushing through adversity and battling issues of inclusion and belonging in the work place will amaze you, and his entrepreneurial and innovative spirit is infectious. As the creator of the cultural phenomenon, “Flamin’ Hot Cheetos,” he notes, “There was something special about being different.” Come learn from him how to prepare yourself to “walk through different doors.” Don’t miss hearing his riveting, personal story of growing up in a migrant farm camp to now living in... Read more about Richard Montañez: The Importance of Diversity in Sparking Innovation
2018 Oct 19

Int’l Relations Career Chat: Focus on The Bureau of Diplomatic Security (DSS) at the State Dept.

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Join this session to hear from investigative specialists and special agents from the DSS Boston Field Office. Andrew Farquharson’19, Harvard Extension School ALM in International Relations, will share information about his experience as a summer intern. Learn about DSS’ “mission is to provide a safe and secure platform for the conduct of U.S. foreign policy through the protection of life, property, and information, and to protect the integrity of U.S. travel documents through effective and efficient investigations to prevent harm to the U.S. and its citizens from criminal and terrorist... Read more about Int’l Relations Career Chat: Focus on The Bureau of Diplomatic Security (DSS) at the State Dept.
2018 Oct 22

GSAS: Where to Go from Here? Identifying Your Career Options

3:30pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Modell Center for Immunology, Room 100A, 210 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 exercises to better understand your skills, interests, and values in the context of an effective job search. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.

Please note: This workshop is open to all GSAS students, but will be targeted to those in the...

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2018 Sep 27

GSAS: The Networked Job Search

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Dudley House Common Room
By now, you have most likely attended a few events where networking was required (i.e. career fairs, employer information sessions, etc.). Were you an effective networker? Are you unsure of how to successfully connect at events? Learn how to make small talk and network effectively in this interactive, hands-on workshop. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
2018 Oct 29

GSAS: Career Jump Start for STEM Fields - Cancelled

4:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

This workshop has been cancelled, but please feel free to schedule an advising appointment in Crimson Careers to speak individually with a GSAS career advisor about your career questions.

What are your career plans post-Harvard? What are your options? How can you even get started? Jump start your career and take on...

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2018 Oct 23

GSAS: The View from the Search Committee

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Dudley House Common Room

Anyone applying for academic jobs and postdocs wants to know what search committees look for in candidates... and what they don't want to see! Come to this event to hear advice, perspectives, and stories from these experienced professors: 

  • Emily Balskus - Morris Kahn Associate Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
  • Matt Liebmann - Professor of Anthropology
  • Erika Naginski - Robert P. Hubbard Professor of Architectural History
  • Kay Shelemay - G. Gordon Watts Professor of Music and Professor of African and African...
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2018 Sep 07

Business & Technology Fair

12:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Sheraton Commander, 16 Garden St. & Harvard SOCH
Join us for the Business & Technology Fair! Career fairs and expos are a great way to meet representatives from different types of organizations, to learn about internship and full-time positions, and to discover exciting opportunities within the field. For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the Business & Technology Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.
2018 Oct 25

Nonprofit, Government, & Global Health Fair

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Harvard SOCH
Join us for the Nonprofit, Government, & Global Health Fair! Career fairs and expos are a great way to meet representatives from different types of organizations, to learn about internship and full-time positions, and to discover exciting opportunities within the field. For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the Nonprofit, Government, & Global Health Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.
2018 Sep 06

Academic Job Search Series: Postdoc & Faculty Perspective [HMS Postdoctoral Fellows Event]

3:30pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA, 02115, Cannon Room, Building C

"Join us for this wide-ranging discussion with current postdoc Lauren Orefice, PhD who has recently landed a tenure-track position, and her PI, Professor David Ginty from the HMS Neurobiology Department and Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
This informal discussion will focus on the academic job search with an emphasis on R1, tenure track faculty positions, including:
- Preparing the academic job package
- Communicating academic career expectations
- What to include in the cover letter, CV, and research proposal -
- How to manage the application process
- What to expect...

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2018 Aug 30

Building Career Connections: Social Intelligence for Scientists [HMS Postdoctoral Fellows Event]

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Medical School, 260 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA, 02115, TMEC 227
"In this session you will use the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) to enhance your internal and external communication and workplace effectiveness. The MBTI is a powerful personality assessment tool to help individuals enhance social intelligence in work and in life. Through this tool you can gain self-awareness including a better understanding of your unique strengths and potential areas of growth, as well as how personality differences can impact the way you work. In this highly engaging and eye-opening workshop you will:
...
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2018 Aug 31

OCS Resources Meet and Greet

12:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Welcome (or welcome back) to Harvard! The Office of Career Services is here to help you begin to think about jobs, internships, research, study abroad, fellowships, graduate and professional school, premedical advising, and summer funding. Stop by to say hello!
2018 Nov 28

GSAS: The Dissertation: Strategies from Beginning to End [GSAS Fellowships Office]

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Dudley House, Common Room, Cambridge, MA, 02138

"This session is for students in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Speakers will be recent PhDs as well as advanced students now in the completion year.
For additional information, contact series organizer Cynthia Verba, Director of Fellowships: (617) 495-1814."

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2018 Sep 13

Beyond the PhD: Applying for Postdoctoral Fellowships [GSAS Fellowships Office]

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Dudley House, Common Room, Cambridge, MA, 02138

"Speakers are recipients of postdoctoral fellowships from fields in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.
For additional information, contact series organizer Cynthia Verba, Director of Fellowships: (617) 495-1814."

 

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