Workshops and Important Dates

Upcoming

Wed 7/24 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Project Management Seminar: Scope, Quality, and Risk Management
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 7/25 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Doctors Without Borders Recruitment Information Session
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.

Fri 7/26 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Tech, Healthcare, Finance: Life Changing Medicine for All with UPMC
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 8/1 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Project Management Seminar: Schedule, Cost, and Resource Management
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. 

Tue 8/6 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Project Management Seminar: Communications, Stakeholder, Procurement, and Integration Management
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. 

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


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.

Wed 8/14 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Live Chat: What's It Like to Be a Fellow?


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. 

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. 

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Wed 7/17/19
Project Management Essentials and Leadership Career Services Seminar Series
Project Management Essentials and Leadership
Wed 7/17 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. 

Tue 6/4/19
Resume and Cover Letter Workshop (UPPDA) Career Services Workshop
Resume and Cover Letter Workshop (UPPDA)
Tue 6/4 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Scaife Hall

The UPPDA Executive Board presents the second career club of the year. Join us on June 4th at 6-8pm to learn how to polish your resume for industry jobs and how to write better cover letters for your job applications.

Carolyn E. Kerr, who is a corporate communications consultant, instructional designer/facilitator and a part-time instructor at the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, will share her expertise and provide useful tips for postdocs.

Pizza will be served.  LOCATION: 1105AB Scaife Hall

Mon 6/3/19
PULSE Fellowship EXTENDED Deadline Career Services Application Deadline
PULSE Fellowship EXTENDED Deadline
Mon 6/3


PULSE (Pittsburgh Urban Leadership Service Experience) cultivates a community of young servant
leaders to transform Pittsburgh. We invite talented university graduates to partner with
Pittsburgh nonprofits for a year of service and leadership. PULSE fellows SERVE with a Pittsburgh
nonprofit, LIVE in intentional community, and GROW as a leader.

Sat 6/1/19
AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships - Applications Open Career Services Notice
AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships - Applications Open
Sat 6/1


The AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF) provide opportunities for professional development and public service. AAAS, as part of its mandate to advance science and serve society, operates the S&T Policy Fellowship Program. The aim is to foster scientifically informed, evidence-based policy and practice by involving scientists and engineers from a broad range of disciplines, backgrounds and career stages, and to build leadership for a strong S&T enterprise that benefits all people. Fellows use their knowledge and analytical skills while learning first-hand about policymaking and implementation at the federal level.

Wed 5/22/19
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Virtual Job Fair Career Services Webinar/Online Event
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Virtual Job Fair
Wed 5/22 6:45PM - 10:15PM


HRSA Virtual Job Fairs are free online recruitment events that connect students and clinicians with health care delivery organizations. During the fair, you will learn about available employment opportunities across the country, benefit packages offered, and general information about patient populations. 

Wed 5/8/19
Patient Safety Fellowship: Jewish Healthcare Foundation Career Services Application Deadline
Patient Safety Fellowship: Jewish Healthcare Foundation
Wed 5/8


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.

Wed 5/1/19
Coffee and Postdocs Career Services Social
Coffee and Postdocs
Wed 5/1 12:00PM - 1:30PM


Join members of the UPPDA board for coffee/tea, cookies and conversation from 12 to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1, 2019.

Bring up any concerns related to postdocs, share your Pitt postdoctoral experience, or meet other postdocs from the area! This is a casual event and open to all postdocs. Refreshments are first-come, first-serve.

Please be sure to register!

Fri 4/26/19
Women in Science and Engineering Leadership and Professional Development Event Career Services Event
Women in Science and Engineering Leadership and Professional Development Event
Fri 4/26 5:00PM - 8:30PM
Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center

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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