Workshops and Important Dates

Upcoming

Wed 8/21 1:30PM - 2:30PM
CIRTL: Preparing Future Faculty for Teaching, Research Mentoring, and Career Exploration
Benedum Hall

Join Pitt-CIRTL to discover how CIRTL can enrich your professional development in preparation for a faculty career.

Tue 8/27 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Free LinkedIn Profile Headshots
Public Health Commons (1st floor)

Students, faculty, and staff are invited to stop by the Welcome Back table in the Pitt Public Health Commons for a free headshot to use on LinkedIn. 

Wed 8/28 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Student Employment Fair
William Pitt Union

For students interested in on-campus or local employment opportunities. Meet with University departments and local employers to learn about Federal Work Study positions, part-time jobs, and internships.

Fri 8/30
MBA Courses for Postdocs


The University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business, in partnership with the Center for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Career Development, is offering four special sections of its introductory Masters of Business Administration (MBA) courses exclusively for postdoctoral trainees. These courses are being made available to postdocs on a non-degree basis to introduce emerging scientists and scholars to the essential managerial and professional skills valued and sought after by employers across all sectors of the workforce.

Wed 9/4 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Making the Most of Career Services and Pitt Bridges
1149 Public Health, Foster Conference Room

Don’t wait until you graduate to become acquainted with Pitt Public Health Career Services! Learn about what we offer, as well as other career resources available to you as a Pitt student. We will end with a quick “how-to” for using the Pitt Bridges system and job board. 

Thu 9/5 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Making the Most of Career Services and Pitt Bridges
1154 Public Health, JHF Conference Room

Don’t wait until you graduate to become acquainted with Pitt Public Health Career Services! Learn about what we offer, as well as other career resources available to you as a Pitt student. We will end with a quick “how-to” for using the Pitt Bridges system and job board. 

Mon 9/9
Clinical and Translational Science (CTS) Fellowship


The Institute for Clinical Research Education (ICRE) is seeking pre- and postdoctoral trainees for the CTS Fellowship, which offers individualized training, financial support, and mentoring to trainees pursuing the entire spectrum of translational science (T1-T4).  All trainees must be able to commit to at least one year of training and research. Apply by September 9th.

Tue 9/10 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Resume & Cover Letter Basics
1149 Public Health, Foster Conference Room

Learn how to market yourself with these essential job search tools.

Thu 9/12 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Versatile PhD Training Session


Todd Maurer, president of Versatile PhD, will present a webinar to walk PhDs and post-docs through key features, such as VPhD Career Finder, the Options4Success career discovery course, Smart Jobs initiative and discuss ways to deepen and hone your professional network. All Pitt students have access to Versatile PhD through the my.pitt portal. 

Tue 9/17 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Pitt Fall Career Fair- Liberal Arts, Sciences and Business
William Pitt Union

Hosted by the University of Pittsburgh Career Center and open to all Pitt students. View a list of employers and register on Handshake

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Wed 8/14/19
Versatile PhD Training Session Career Services Webinar/Online Event
Versatile PhD Training Session
Wed 8/14 4:00PM - 5:00PM


Todd Maurer, president of Versatile PhD, will present a webinar to walk PhDs and post-docs through key features, such as VPhD Career Finder, the Options4Success career discovery course, Smart Jobs initiative and discuss ways to deepen and hone your professional network. All Pitt students have access to Versatile PhD through the my.pitt portal. 

Wed 8/14/19
Live Chat: What's It Like to Be a Science & Technology Policy Fellow? Career Services Webinar/Online Event
Live Chat: What's It Like to Be a Science & Technology Policy Fellow?
Wed 8/14 3:00PM - 4:00PM


Join us for What It’s Like to be a Fellow? the fourth of a six-part live chat series with current and alumni fellows. Ask questions to find out what happens in the day of a fellow. The AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF) is the premier opportunity for outstanding scientists and engineers to learn first-hand about public policy while contributing valuable knowledge and analytical skills to address today’s most pressing societal challenges. 

Wed 8/7/19
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Virtual Job Fair Career Services Event
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Virtual Job Fair
Wed 8/7 6:45PM - 10:15PM


Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)'s virtual job fairs connect healthcare sites with job-seeking primary care trainees and practicing clinicians. Medical, nursing, dental, and mental/behavioral health clinicians and trainees are invited to attend and learn about hundreds of opportunities.

Tue 8/6/19
Feedback on Mentoring Forum for Graduate and Professional Students Career Services Event
Feedback on Mentoring Forum for Graduate and Professional Students
Tue 8/6 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Cathedral of Learning

The Office of the Provost – Graduate Studies is seeking graduate and professional student feedback on mentoring. Students: share your thoughts on experiences with mentors and how mentors can best support you during your graduate training. Responses will be used to help develop new workshops, strategies, and content to better support the mentoring of graduate and professional students beginning in fall 2019. Your input is important. 

Tue 8/6/19
Project Management Seminar: Communications, Stakeholder, Procurement, and Integration Management Career Services Seminar Series
Project Management Seminar: Communications, Stakeholder, Procurement, and Integration Management
Tue 8/6 5:00PM - 6:00PM
University of Pittsburgh

Fourth River Solutions (4RS) invites you to attend a seminar series on project management with Danielle Minteer, the project manager of clinical trials run by the Department of Plastic Surgery at Pitt. This is a great opportunity to learn about PMP certification, the role of a project manager, and how their strategies get employed in the workplace. 

Thu 8/1/19
Project Management Seminar: Schedule, Cost, and Resource Management Career Services Seminar Series
Project Management Seminar: Schedule, Cost, and Resource Management
Thu 8/1 5:00PM - 6:00PM
University of Pittsburgh

Fourth River Solutions (4RS) invites you to attend a seminar series on project management with Danielle Minteer, the project manager of clinical trials run by the Department of Plastic Surgery at Pitt. This is a great opportunity to learn about PMP certification, the role of a project manager, and how their strategies get employed in the workplace. 

Fri 7/26/19
Tech, Healthcare, Finance: Life Changing Medicine for All with UPMC Career Services Event
Tech, Healthcare, Finance: Life Changing Medicine for All with UPMC
Fri 7/26 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Pittsburgh, PA

Join UPMC to hear from past program participants at varying leadership levels within the organization about internship and full-time opportunities across the organization in tech, healthcare, business, finance, HR, and more. Come grab food, network, and learn how you can be a part of life changing medicine!  This event is part of the Pittsburgh Summer Passport Series. US Steel Tower, Floor 31 Conference Room, 600 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA

Thu 7/25/19
Doctors Without Borders Recruitment Information Session Career Services Info Session
Doctors Without Borders Recruitment Information Session
Thu 7/25 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Pittsburgh, PA

Join Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) for a recruitment information session in Pittsburgh. Meet our recruitment team and learn about how you can join a pool of dedicated aid workers. We’re currently recruiting for a variety of medical and non-medical positions. The session will be held at Thelma Lovette YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh, 2114 Centre Ave.

Pitt Bridges Login

Login to Pitt Bridges, Pitt Public Health's online job board and Web-based recruiting system.

To get moving in the right direction, schedule an appointment online. Joan Anson, director of career services, can also be reached by phone at 412-624-3806.

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