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Academic Year 2014 - 2015

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

MGPA Industry Careers Exposure (ICE) Club: Your Industry Job Search
Presented by the Mass General Postdoc Association

This presentation will use sample job descriptions as case studies presented by recruiters and hiring professionals. The speakers will discuss job descriptions for different industries and how to find these jobs during the search. There will be an opportunity to network and speak with the presenters at the end of the session.

Panelists: Walter Demkowicz, Jr., PhD, Scientific Technical Recruiter
Gabriela Apiou, PhD, Director for Translational Research Training and
   Development at MGH/HMS
Dave Anderson, R&D Recruiting Manager, EMD Serono
Erroll Rueckert, PhD, Regional Account Manager, NanoString Technologies
Date: Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Time: 5:30 to 7:00 pm
Location: Kendall Square, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation Lunch
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This session offers new MGH Research Fellows an overview of the resources, programs and events offered by the Office for Research Career Development (ORCD) and the Mass General Postdoc Association (MGPA).

Date: Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus Invitation only

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: English as a Second Language for Researchers

Applications are being accepted for the Fall 2015 semester of the English as a Second Language (ESL) 15-week course for MGH researchers. The semester runs September to December 2015 and is geared towards researchers and will cover:
    •  Speaking and Listening
    •  Vocabulary and Grammar
    •  Pronunciation

Classes held at MGH (Simches Research Building) once a week in the evening. Classes will be held on Tuesday or Wednesday, beginning at 5:30 pm.

Click here for the ESL application. Applications are due by noon on Mon, Jul 13.

Before applying, please be certain you can devote the time necessary for weekly sessions for the duration of this course. Certificate of completion and eligibility for future ESL classes depends on attendance from previous semesters.

If you have any questions, please email orcd@partners.org.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

MGPA Digital Tools for Scientists: Collaborative Writing
Sponsored by the Mass General Postdoc Association

Producing a quality manuscript for publication or grant proposal is a collaborative process that involves the input of more than one individual. This session will explore novel software solutions providing a robust versioning control system and multi-user editing and merging capabilities.

Speaker: Alberto Pepe, PhD, Co-Founder, Authorea
Date: Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation Lunch
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This session offers new MGH Research Fellows an overview of the resources, programs and events offered by the Office for Research Career Development (ORCD) and the Mass General Postdoc Association (MGPA).

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Location: CNY Campus Invitation only

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

MGPA Careers in Scientific Editing and Publishing
Sponsored by the Mass General Postdoc Association

If you are interested in moving your career away from bench research but want to stay in the field of science, the editing and publishing world may be for you. This seminar will provide information about career pathways as a scientific editor in the world of journal publishing.

Speaker: Emilie Marcus, PhD, Editor-in-Chief, Cell, CEO, Cell Press
Date: Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: Main Campus, details provided upon registration

Please click here to register.

 

 

 

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