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Graduate Student Division Career Advancement Series

Overview of Career Opportunities in the Life Science Sector

Are you interested in exploring your future career opportunities? This seminar will focus on career opportunities available to individuals with advanced degrees and provides an overview of the skills needed to excel in each type of role.

At this seminar you will learn about:
    •  Research and non-research career paths such as consulting,
       product development, etc.
    •  Numerous opportunities for you in non-profit and for-profit
       organizations
    •  Transferable skills, their importance and how to highlight them
        for specific roles

Facilitator: Lauren Celano, MBA, Founder and CEO, Propel Careers

Date: Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Registration is required, please click here to register.

 

Graduate Student Division Seminar: Career Advancement Series

How to Stay on Track with your PhD

Are you procrastinating writing your dissertation? Are you being pulled in too many directions?

This seminar will provide you with tips, tricks, and strategies on how to stay on track with your dissertation. At this seminar you will learn how to:
    •  Get organized
    •  Find a routine that works
    •  Stop procrastinating

Facilitator: Robert E. Kingston, PhD, Chief, Department of Molecular     Biology, MGH, Vice Chair and Professor of Genetics, HMS

Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register.

 

GSD Educational Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Looking Your Best on Paper: Building a High Impact CV or Resume

This seminar will help you prepare your CV/Resume for academia, industry or for a more general career exploration.

You will learn to:
    •  Tailor your CV/resume to your goals
    •  Highlight and build transferable skills and experience
    •  Focus the content and structure

Facilitator: Lauren Celano, MBA, Founder and CEO, Propel Careers

Date: Thursday, December 7, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Negotiation Series

Conflict Management at Work
Co-sponsored with the Center for Faculty Development

A seminar for MGH faculty with HMS academic appointments and MGH PhD graduate students in research.

This interactive seminar will explore the benefits of understanding conflict and provide a pragmatic, situational approach to conflict resolution. Melissa Brodrick will demonstrate how and when to use the conflict-handling styles effectively and coach participants to initiate productive dialogue to deal with conflict situations.

Facilitator: Melissa Brodrick, Harvard Medical School Ombudsperson

Date: January 10, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Campus, details provided upon registration

Registration to open soon.

 

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