Upcoming Events

  • 2018 Apr 09

    Career Clinic: Teaching Philosophies and Statements

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Folin Wu Room, Building C, 240 Longwood Ave.

    Registration opens 3/9/18
    Speaker: James Gould, PhD, Director, HMS/HSDM Office for Postdoctoral Fellows
    Workshop Description: Teaching Statements & Philosophies. Writing the teaching statement can be one of the most esoteric exercises in putting together the academic job package. While less philosophical and more practical, the challenge is to communicate a tangible evidence-based...

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  • 2018 Apr 12

    Harnessing the Power of Photoshop

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Goldenson 318, 200 Longwood Ave.
    Registration opens 3/12/18
    Imaging Solutions for Scientific Communication: Harnessing the Power of Photoshop
    Featuring: Beth Beighlie,  Digital Imaging Coordinator, Information Technology, HMS
    Workshop Description: Learn to create and use actions and droplets to minimize repetitive tasks. Find out how you can easily create actions and droplets to batch process images Co-sponsored... Read more about Harnessing the Power of Photoshop
  • 2018 Apr 12

    Acing the Non-Academic Interview

    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Cannon Room, Building C, 240 Longwood Ave.

    This is part of the "Demystifying Job Search & Career Transitions" Series
    Speaker: Lauren Celano, Co-Founder and CEO, Propel Careers
    Workshop Description:  In this seminar, Lauren will provide advice for how to succeed during an interview and will cover different interview formats including phone, skype, in person one-on-one and panel settings. Propel will provide insight on what hiring managers look for when conducting interviews as well as typical interview questions with examples of...

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  • 2018 Apr 19

    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 and donuts and learn more about the opportunities available for postdocs.
  • 2018 Apr 20

    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/).
    Postdoc Office Hours will be held on select Fridays,... Read more about Office Hours
  • 2018 Apr 25

    The Individual Development Plan: Maximizing Your Postdoc Training at HMS

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Folin Wu Room, Building C, 240 Longwood Ave.
    Registration open 3/25/18
    Featuring: James Gould, PhD, Director, HMS/HSDM Office for Postdoctoral Fellows
    Description: The postdoc pursuit of independent investigation relies on getting the most out of their training. This seminar lays out tools and strategies for choosing the right research environment to thrive as a postdoc as well as planning, and executing, a successful postdoc tenure. This workshop will cover what you... Read more about The Individual Development Plan: Maximizing Your Postdoc Training at HMS
  • 2018 May 01

    Poster Making for Large Format Printers

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Goldenson 318, 200 Longwood Ave.
    Registration opens 4/2/18
    Featuring: Beth Beighlie,  Digital Imaging Coordinator, Information Technology, HMS
    Workshop Description: Develop proper techniques for an efficient & pain-free way to construct posters. Maximize your message with images, illustrations & text by using PowerPoint & Photoshop to create large format documents that print properly. Co-sponsored with HMS... Read more about Poster Making for Large Format Printers
  • 2018 May 01

    Irreproducibility of Published Research

    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Location: 

    Cannon Room, Building C, 240 Longwood Ave.

    Registration begins on 4/1/18
    This workshop is part of the Research, Rigor & Reproducibility series
    Speaker: Jeffrey S. Flier, MD, PhD, Caroline Shields Walker Professor of Medicine, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor  and George Higginson Professor of Physiology and Medicine, HMS
    Description: Coming soon!

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  • 2018 May 04

    Experimental Design for Postdocs

    10:00am to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Countway Library, Room 403, 4th Floor, 10 Shattuck Street
    Registration opens 4/4/18
    Featured Speaker: David Glass, MD, Executive Director, Muscle Diseases, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research and Lecturer, Department of Cell Biology, HMS
    Description: This event is part of the Research, Rigor and Reproducibility series.
    Before generating publication quality data, researchers must focus on proper experimental design.... Read more about Experimental Design for Postdocs
  • 2018 May 11

    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/).
    Postdoc Office Hours will be held every other Friday.... Read more about Office Hours

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