Upcoming Events

  • 2019 Feb 21

    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 the month to enjoy fresh coffee and donuts and learn more about the opportunities available for postdocs.

  • 2019 Feb 22

    Office Hours

    11:00am to 1:00pm

    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/).
  • 2019 Feb 22

    Harvard Biotech, Pharma & Healthcare Career Expo

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Science Center, 1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA

    Eligibility: Open to all Harvard University students and post-doctoral fellows - please note some organizations may be targeting specific class years. Valid Harvard ID required for entry.
    The Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare Expo is a great opportunity to meet and network with organizations and companies with full-time and internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as postdocs, in R&D, bioinformatics, business development, medical devices, healthtech, scientific publishing, sales & marketing, and more.
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  • 2019 Feb 26

    Preparing for Career Success: Cultivating Leadership Skills

    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Cannon Room, Building C, 240 Longwood Ave.
    REGISTER
    Description: 
    This seminar focuses on cultivating leadership skills during research training. Tangible examples will be provided on how to become involved with student clubs, academic groups, industry organizations, non‐profit organizations, and networking groups to build leadership, management, presentation, communication, networking, and interpersonal skills. Leadership ability is tremendously valuable as you build your career and is sought... Read more about Preparing for Career Success: Cultivating Leadership Skills
  • 2019 Feb 27

    Making the Most of Your Postdoc

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    TMEC 227, 260 Longwood Ave.
    REGISTER
    Speaker:
    James Gould, PhD, Director of the HMS/HSDM Office for Postdoctoral Fellows
    Description: Postdocs are faced with many obstacles in their pursuit of being an independent investigator, none more frustrating than getting the most out of their training. Jim Gould, director of the HMS/HSDM Office of Postdoctoral Fellows will lay out strategies for choosing the right research environment to... Read more about Making the Most of Your Postdoc
  • 2019 Feb 27

    Imaging Solutions for Scientific Communication: Figures for Journals

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Goldenson 122, 200 Longwood Ave.

    REGISTER
    Description: Efficiency & reliability: easily prepare figures for scientific journals with familiar tools & a foolproof workflow that eliminates any chance of rejection for guideline violations. Download seminar handouts at http://goo.gl/YP8J3c
    Featuring: Beth Beighlie,  Digital Imaging Coordinator,...

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  • 2019 Feb 27

    NEW DATE - Salary Negotiation with Israela Brill-Cass

    5:30pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Kresge G-2

    Register via email
    Few things are as unfamiliar or potentially uncomfortable to most of us as negotiating salary. In this 90-minute workshop, you’ll learn some concepts and skills that you can use right away to help you maximize your negotiation outcomes. In addition to discussing the steps to preparing for a successful negotiation, we’ll do some hands-on learning using simple exercises that demonstrate how gender and culture impact negotiation. You will hopefully come away feeling positive and understanding the proper...

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  • 2019 Feb 28

    Movie Night: "Bohemian Rhapsody"

    6:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Armenise Amphitheatre, 200 Longwood Avenue

    Postdoc Movie Night is a fun social event with fresh popcorn, beer and soda.
    Friends, partners and spouses are welcome. Remember to bring your Harvard ID, no registration need.
    (This movie is rated PG-13, Running time: 2 hours, 14 minutes)
    Movie Description: The story of the legendary rock band...

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  • 2019 Mar 06

    Mentoring in Science: Undergrads in the Lab

    10:00am to 2:30pm

    Location: 

    Waterhouse Room, Gordon Hall, 1st. Fl., 25 Shattuck Street
    REGISTER
    Mentoring Undergraduates: Handling Challenges, Celebrating Successes, & Responding to Student Science Writing
    Description: This second mentoring workshop intensive focuses on handling challenging situations, celebrating achievements, and supporting student science writing. Through discussion of case studies, you will learn about common mistakes in mentorship and strategies to prevent... Read more about Mentoring in Science: Undergrads in the Lab
  • 2019 Mar 07

    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 to enjoy fresh coffee and donuts and learn more about the opportunities available for postdocs.

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