Workshops and Important Dates

Upcoming

Tue 4/23 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Self-Promotion and Building an Effective Personal Brand
University Club - Ballroom A

Pitt doctoral and postdoctoral trainees are invited to join Women in Bio for an interactive workshop to learn how to shape an incisive self-brand and best utilize powerful communication tools. The event is in collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Career Development.

Wed 5/8
Patient Safety Fellowship: Jewish Healthcare Foundation


The 2019 Fellows will have the unique opportunity to focus on maternal health and work with the newly developed Pennsylvania Perinatal Quality Collaborative members to analyze processes and identify contextual factors that impact the application, spread, and sustainability of their comprehensive perinatal programs in the Commonwealth. The nine-week fellowship runs from June 4 – July 30. Complete the online application no later than Wednesday, May 8.

Previous

Thu 4/18/19
The 3Cs for Interviewees: Connect, Communicate, and Cultivate Career Services Event
The 3Cs for Interviewees: Connect, Communicate, and Cultivate
Thu 4/18 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Scaife Hall

Kerry Boehner, a recruiter for pharma and biotech at KOB Solutions Inc., will be giving tips on how to better network and how to better interview for industry jobs. This event is part of the Postdoc Career Club Series hosted by the University of Pittsburgh Postdoctoral Association.

Pizza and soft drinks will be served.

Wed 4/10/19
Professionalism and Making the Most of your Practicum/Internship Career Services Workshop
Professionalism and Making the Most of your Practicum/Internship
Wed 4/10 10:00AM - 11:00AM
1154 Public Health, JHF Conference Room

Tips on how to develop your professional image, make a lasting impression, keep in touch after your experience is over, and leverage the skills you gain. RSVP on Pitt Bridges.

Tue 4/9/19
Branching out: PhD Careers in Academic Administration Career Services Panel Discussion
Branching out: PhD Careers in Academic Administration
Tue 4/9 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Biomedical Sciences Tower 3 (BST3)

Join Karen Schmidt, director for the Responsible Conduct of Research Center, as she leads a panel discussing pathways to careers in academic adiministration for doctoral degree holders. Be sure to register for the event!

Thu 4/4/19
How to Win Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation Career Services Info Session
How to Win Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation
Thu 4/4 5:30PM - 6:30PM
Cathedral of Learning

Get details and advice about applying to the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship program. ANY science-related research is eligible (Social science fields, as well as humanities research using scientific methods). 

Location: Cathedral of Learning, Floor 35

Thu 4/4/19
Professional Development Lunch and Studio Portrait Headshots Career Services Event
Professional Development Lunch and Studio Portrait Headshots
Thu 4/4 12:00PM - 2:00PM
O'Hara Student Center

Come out to this panel and lunch hosted by the Graduate and Professional Student Government to learn about some resources and opporuntities that are available to grad and professional students.  Afterwards, head over to 308 Bellefield Hall to get a professional headshot. Visit https://tinyurl.com/y3ezaozq to register and learn more about the event!

Wed 4/3/19
How to Win Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation Career Services Info Session
How to Win Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation
Wed 4/3 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Cathedral of Learning

Get details and advice about applying to the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship program. ANY science-related research is eligible (Social science fields, as well as humanities research using scientific methods).

Location: Cathedral of Learning, Floor 35

Tue 4/2/19
CANCELED: PhD Careers in Data Science: Pharmaceutical Project Manager Career Services Seminar Series
CANCELED: PhD Careers in Data Science: Pharmaceutical Project Manager
Tue 4/2 3:00PM - 5:00PM


Join Cassie Holt, PhD, MPH, CPH, a real-world project manager at IQVIA, a human data science company, as she hosts an informational session providing an overview of her transition from academia and into a role combining epidemiology, business, and technology. The presentation will focus on pharmaceutical project management but highlight other career paths within IQVIA open to graduate students, as well.

Mon 4/1/19
How to Win Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation Career Services Info Session
How to Win Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation
Mon 4/1 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Cathedral of Learning

Get details and advice about applying to the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship program. ANY science-related research is eligible (Social science fields, as well as humanities research using scientific methods).

Location: Cathedral of Learning, Floor 35

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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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