Thinking about applying for a Ph.D. program in engineering or life/physical sciences? Learn from current graduate students about the struggles and pleasures of graduate school, and gain first-hand advice on choosing a graduate program, successful application strategies, and things you should consider before embarking on this first step in an academic career. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Interested in a career in science, research, or innovation? Curious about how people get jobs at biotechs or large pharma? Come to this workshop to learn more about how to get a job in these exciting fields. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Interested in a career in science, research, or innovation? Curious about how people get jobs or internships at biotechs or large pharma? Come learn more about how to land a role in these exciting fields. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
There are many diverse pathways for students with a life sciences concentration. Come hear from experts who have distinctive careers within a number of scientific disciplines. You'll learn how scientists are applying their technical knowledge and expertise to tackle real-world challenges, and hear about where future opportunities may exist.
Emy Chen (PhD ’05), Senior Director, Licensing at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Kevin Jiang, Science Writer at Harvard Medical School
Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, New Research Bldg., HMS (77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston)
Join us for the Graduate Biotechnology Club Career Fair! The biomedical industry is hiring heavily again this year, and companies are hungry for talented Harvard students and postdocs. Come to this fair to find a wide variety of opportunities in biotech/pharma, patent law, healthcare consulting, venture capital, data science, and more! For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the Graduate Biotechnology Club Career Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.
Are you interested in learning about the diversity in STEM? Are you unsure of your future career path? Do you want to hear from women who have succeeded in fields including biotech, academia, clinical medicine, robotics, technology, start-ups, and more?
Please join the Harvard College Women's Center's Women in STEM (WiSTEM) Mentorship Program, the Harvard College Undergraduate Research Association (HCURA), and the Harvard Office of Career Services (OCS) for a panel featuring women with STEM backgrounds who are now...
Join Bridget Chak for small group conversations related to your interests in biology and/or field experiences. Bridget is a researcher and project manager in the Harvard Sabeti Lab at the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and the Broad Institute. She is involved in genomic and epidemiological research efforts studying Ebola and Lassa Fever in Western Africa. She is also working towards the development of mobile data collection systems for infectious disease surveillance and research in resource-constrained settings. Previously, she studied sex-biased parental investment...
Join us for the Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare Expo! 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 Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare Expo website. Harvard ID required for entry.
Interested in a job or internship in science, research, or innovation, including biotechs, pharma, and startups? Opportunities in these sectors are often confirmed during the spring. Learn how to land opportunities in these exciting fields. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
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.
Learn about Harvard’s Amgen 10-week intensive summer research program, one of 13 Amgen U.S. Programs and 5 Asia programs that support research in biotechnology. The Harvard program includes faculty projects in FAS science departments, SEAS, the Wyss Institute for Biologically-inspired Engineering, and the School of Medicine. All Amgen programs are open to rising juniors and seniors in biotechnology-related fields.
Are you interested in improving your science communication skills using a method developed by Alan Alda (yes, from M*A*S*H)? The Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science uses improvisation-based techniques to train science professionals to communicate about science.
This interactive session introduces participants to general principles in how to craft short, clear, conversational statements, intelligible to non-scientists, about what you do and why it matters. The session consists of an interactive presentation and discussion on...