External Jobs & Announcements

- Non-OPF Announcements, External Events & Job Opportunities -

This page is used to advertise non-OPF Events and Announcements that may be of interest to our community. We also post job opportunities received from our colleagues and partners outside of Harvard Medical School.  Please contact us if you wish to have an announcement, event or job listing posted here.

Announcements and External Events

The National Postdoctoral Association is assisting the National Academies Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine in a study on the prevalence and impact of sexual harassment in science, engineering, and medical departments and programs.  They would greatly appreciate it if you can please fill out this anonymous survey on sexual harassment in the workplace by Friday, May 26th. 
Survey link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KBVGVC8

J-1 HMS International Visitors: Getting Started Orientation | June 13, 12:30-3:00pm | Countway Library, 505, Ware Room | Pizza lunch will be provided. The getting started orientation covers information about public and Harvard transportation services, telephones, banking, safety, Harvard resources, procedures for renting an apartment, volunteering, and more within the 2-hour session. Register here: http://doodle.com/poll/rbmw2g9bf4pc75pe

BPDA Symposium on Careers and Collaboration in Science – June 16-17, 2017 | sponsored by the Boston Postdoctoral Association and held at the Broad Institute | In June 2017, we will be hosting our first annual BPDA symposium focused on strategies to nurture academia-industry collaborations and to advance scientific research and professional development | More info and register: https://www.bsoccs2017.org/

Beyond the Bench: Exploring Opportunities for PhDs in Clinical and Translational Research June 21, 2017 | 6:00-7:30pm, Cannon Room, Building C, Harvard Medical School | This event is for PhD candidates, post-docs, and junior faculty who are interested in exploring the role of basic scientists in clinical and translational research. An opening talk will be led by Jeffrey Karp, PhD, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A session. Registration is required.

Clinical Research Orientation Program for PhDs (CROPP), September 7 – October 26, 2017 | Applications due July 7 | This eight-week program is designed to give basic science PhDs with little to no clinical research firsthand experience within a clinical research setting. More info and registration: http://catalyst.harvard.edu/services/cropp/

Harvard Catalyst: Introduction to 'Omics' Research | Application now open | Sessions begin August 16, 2017 | An introduction to the principles and methods of omics research. Geared towards investigators who want to understand how to integrate omics approaches into their research.


Job Opportunities
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Consultant / The Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab Growth & Development Initiative | seeking a new member of the team to broaden our reach and develop strong partnerships within the Harvard life sciences and biotech community. Ideal candidates would have a thorough working knowledge of the Harvard life sciences and biotech ecosystem and the ability to navigate through the various Harvard audiences; Alumni, Faculty, Post Docs, and Students. (5.16.17)

The Vanderbilt Training Program in the Molecular and Genetic Epidemiology of Cancer (Vanderbilt MAGEC) is currently accepting applications for postdoctoral fellowships. The fellow-ship is an individualized didactic training program, tailored to complement the trainee’s background, and includes both core and elective coursework, a multi-disciplinary mentoring team, rotations in the Vanderbilt Molecular Epidemiology Lab and Survey Research Shared Resource, and the conduct of a re-search project.


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