REGISTER Speaker: James Gould, PhD, Director, HMS/HSDM Office for Postdoctoral Fellows Workshop Description: Successful Interview Prep Strategies: Every postdoc could benefit from interview prep as they move forward in their job search. A critical part of job hunting is convincing others, and sometimes yourself, that you are capable of performing successfully. By focusing on self-... Read more about Career Clinic: Successful Interview Prep Strategies
Enjoy a movie under the stars on the HMS Quad. There will be FREE fresh popcorn, but bring your own beverages. And don't forget a blanket or lawn chair to lounge on. Come early to get a good seat; you don't want to miss it! This event is open to the entire Harvard community, Hospital Affiliates and their families. Featured Film:Coco Synopsis:Coco is an animated Pixar film that follows a 12-year-old boy named Miguel Rivera who is accidentally transported to the land of the dead, where he seeks the help of his deceased musician... Read more about Outdoor Movie Night: "Coco"
REGISTER Speaker: Kathy L. Brenner, Writing Consultant, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Instructor at Friedman School of Nutrition/Tufts University Description: Scientists are not usually trained to efficiently and effectively communicate with colleagues and potential employers. However, research as well as your career can not progress without gaining familiarity with the best practices in professional correspondence for... Read more about Professional Correspondence for Scientists
Speaker: Jim Gould, PhD,Director, Office for Postdoctoral Fellows, HMS
Description: This webinar will provide lessons on creating the right résumé or CV, basic networking skills, finding the right job for you, how to identify and leverage your transferable skills. We will also cover basic and advanced interviewing skills, how to negotiate, how to advance once you're hired.