Past Events

  • 2018 Feb 15

    Postdoc Coffee House

    9:30am to 10:30am

    Location: 

    OPF, Gordon Hall, Room 006, 25 Shattuck Street
    Don't be shy! Stop by the Postdoc Office on the third Thursday of every month to enjoy fresh coffee, tea and donuts and learn more about the opportunities available for postdocs.
    Postdoc Coffee House
  • 2018 Feb 12

    Career Clinic: Demystifying Jobs Ads & Cover Letters

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Folin Wu Room, Building C, 240 Longwood Ave.

    REGISTER
    Speaker: James Gould, PhD, Director, HMS/HSDM Office for Postdoctoral Fellows
    Workshop Description: Demystifying Job Ads and Cover Letters
    By understanding the job ad and aligning your cover letter to the content, candidates can quickly and concisely convey interest and job fit, all in just one page. This interactive workshop will cover the basics of crafting and tailoring your cover letter...

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  • 2018 Feb 08

    Uncovering Your Transferable Skills

    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Cannon Room, Building C, 240 Longwood Ave.

    REGISTER
    This event is part of the Demystifying the Job Search & Career Transition series
    Featuring: Lauren Celano, MBA, Founder and CEO, Propel Careers
    Workshop Description: In this seminar, Propel Careers will provide insight on how to evaluate transferable skills and which skills are valued in various careers. Through this seminar, Propel will highlight common non...

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  • 2018 Feb 07

    Postdoc Life Cycle: Negotiating Your Way to Nirvana

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    TMEC 328, 260 Longwood Ave.
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    This workshop is part of "The Postdoc Life Cycle" series.
    Featuring: Melissa Brodrick, Ombudsperson, Ombuds Office for HMS/HSDM/HSPH
    Workshop Description: Effective negotiation skills will help you to both land the job offer you covet and to be successful once you arrive.  This workshop will give you a chance to consider what you bring to informal and... Read more about Postdoc Life Cycle: Negotiating Your Way to Nirvana
  • 2018 Feb 07

    CANCELLED - Figures for Journals - CANCELLED

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Goldenson 318, 200 Longwood Ave.
    This has been cancelled. We plan to reschedule. We apologize for any inconvenience.

    Imaging Solutions for Scientific Communication: Figures for Journals
    Featuring: Beth Beighlie,  Digital Imaging Coordinator, Information Technology, HMS
    Workshop Description: Efficiency & reliability: easily prepare figures for scientific journals with familiar tools & a foolproof workflow that eliminates any chance of rejection for guideline violations. Co-sponsored with HMS Research Imaging Solutions... Read more about CANCELLED - Figures for Journals - CANCELLED
  • 2018 Feb 06

    Professional Development Class at HMS Begins

    (All day)

    Location: 

    TMEC 104, 260 Longwood Ave.

    HMS postdocs are invited to apply for two courses geared towards English as a second language learners: Pronunciation and Communication.

    New students must complete an intake assessment.  Placement in the appropriate class will be determined by the assessment results.  
    The Spring 2018 semester is expected to begin the week of February 5th, 2018. Schedule your assessment soon to insure a place in the class.
    For more information or to schedule an assessment, please contact:
    - John Antonellis:  617-384-7627...

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  • 2018 Feb 02

    Office Hours

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    OPF, Gordon Hall, Room 006, 25 Shattuck Street
    Make an appointment with the Director of the Postdoc Office for a 30 minute session of career coaching, networking & job search advice, interview assistance, or critique of your application materials. Postdoc Office Hours will be held every other Friday. It is helpful to visit myIDP on Science Careers website (http://myidp.sciencecareers.org/).
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  • 2018 Jan 25

    LMA Postdoc New Year's Social

    5:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    NRB 350, 3rd Fl. Seminar Room, 77 Ave. Louis Pasteur

    Celebrate the new year with your fellow postdocs from the HMPA, affiliated hospitals, and School of Public Health.

    Enjoy food, drink & raffle prizes!

    Sponsored by: selleckchem.com

    Organized by: HMPA, Postdoctoral Association at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Association, Boston Children's Hospital Postdoc Association and Harvard T.H. Chan Postdoctoral Association

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