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Academic Year 2017 - 2018

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation Lunch

This is an exclusive event for MGH Research Fellows/Post Docs. New Research Fellows are encouraged to attend our orientation lunch where we'll be covering career development resources and opportunities available to you here at the MGH. You will also have the chance to meet staff from the Office for Research Career Development, the Post Doctoral Division, volunteers from the MGPA and, of course, other post docs!

Date: Friday, October 13, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: CNY Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

Post Doctoral Division: Career Advancement Series

Tips and Tools for Career Development
Join ORCD Senior Program Manager Ann Skoczenski and PDD Program Manager Jenn Walker for an interactive workshop to learn more about popular tools for career exploration and professional development including the Academic Career Readiness Assessment, the Individual Development Plan and the Annual Career Planning Form.

It's not too early to start thinking about your next steps. Learn how to use these tools to maximize your options, develop your skills, identify transferable skills and prepare for your next move with confidence.

This workshop will be offered twice. Please register for the location most convenient for you.

Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Time: 12:00-1:00 pm
Location: Main Campus

Register for the Main Campus session here.

Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Time: 12:00-1:00 pm
Location: CNY Campus
Register for the CNY Campus session here.

Faculty Development Seminar: Networking Series

Welcome to Boston! An Overview of the Life Sciences Ecosystem

Co-sponsored with the Graduate Student Division

Join Propel Careers' CEO Lauren Celano for a one-hour seminar that will provide an overview of the various professional associations, groups, and other organizations that are active in the Boston area life sciences ecosystem.

The seminar will highlight some of the various networking events, conferences, and meetings happening in the Boston area as well as other resources to be aware of to learn more about the life sciences area and even potentially connect with people to learn about specific career paths.

"Welcome to Boston" will also cover news sources and websites useful to gain information about specific research areas and/or industry trends related to different areas of the life sciences sector.

Lastly, this seminar will discuss how to utilize these sources to identify organizations and people of interest and how to follow up with them to build a career network.

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

Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: CNY Campus, details provided upon registration

 

National Postdoc Appreciation Week

Postdoc Appreciation Ice Cream Social

In honor of National Postdoc Appreciation Week, the Post Doctoral Division (PDD) would like to acknowledge MGH Research Fellows for your scientific contributions to the MGH research enterprise. The world-class research carried out at MGH would not be possible without the dedication and your hard work. The PDD invites you to a Postdoc Appreciation Ice Cream Social for ice cream, socializing, and raffles to thank you for your hard work.

Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time: 1:30 to 2:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register by Fri, Sep 15.

 

Mass General Postdoc Association-

Green Card Info Session
Sponsored by the Mass General Postdoc Association

Are you a foreign MGH Postdoc on a visa?

Come to learn more from expert lawyers about the USA permanent resident application requirements and process!

Lawyers: Madeline Cronin, Eoin Reilly and Prasant Desai from IANDOLI DESAI & CRONIN P.C.

Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017
Time: 4:00 to 6:00 pm
Location: MGH Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation Lunch

This is an exclusive event for MGH Research Fellows/Post Docs. New Research Fellows are encouraged to attend our orientation lunch where we'll be covering career development resources and opportunities available to you here at the MGH. You will also have the chance to meet staff from the Office for Research Career Development, the Post Doctoral Division, volunteers from the MGPA and, of course, other post docs!

Date: Friday, September 29, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

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