Life Sciences, Biotech, Pharma

2019 Oct 04

Engineering and Sciences: Applying, Surviving, & Thriving in Grad School

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
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.
2019 Sep 26

Life Sciences Career Pathways

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

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.

Panelists:

  • Emy Chen (PhD ’05), Senior Director, Licensing at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Kevin Jiang, Science Writer at Harvard Medical School
  • Eric Kelsic (PhD ’14), Founder & CEO at...
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2019 Sep 04

Harvard GSAS Biotechnology Club Career Fair

11:00am to 6:00pm

Location: 

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.
2019 Apr 18

Navigating Careers in STEM: Panel Discussion and Networking Dinner

5:30pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Fong Auditorium and Ticknor Lounge, Boylston Hall

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...

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2019 Feb 19

Biology and Field Work: Professional in Residence Office Hours

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

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...

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2019 Feb 22

Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare Expo

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Cabot Science Library
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.
2019 Feb 21

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.

Panelists include:

 

  • Jenna Eun, PhD ’13 (UW-Madison) Johnson & Johnson: Senior Data Scientist
  • Patrick Guertin, MS (Northeastern), ...
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2018 Nov 27

Harvard-Amgen Scholars Program in Biotechnology Info Session [URAF Event]

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Hall, Room 102

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.

2018 Nov 29

The Art of Talking Science: Plenary Session

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

NRB350, 77 Ave. Louis Pasteur, Boston

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...

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2018 Oct 04

Science Policy/National Security Career Chat with David Chu, PhD, President of IDA

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Interested in science policy and how physical and social scientists can assist our government, especially in the realm of national security? Join this conversation with David Chu, PhD, President of IDA (Institute for Defense Analyses), and learn about entry-points into this field, and how you can apply your scientific and technical knowledge with IDA and similar institutions. IDA is a non-profit corporation that operates three Federally Funded Research and Development Centers in the public... Read more about Science Policy/National Security Career Chat with David Chu, PhD, President of IDA

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