Month: March 2016

The Professor Is In: Hacking the Academic Interview

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The Professor is In: Karen Kelsky, PhD, continued to explain how to hack the academic job search and focused on the art of acing the interview.

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The Professor is In: Hacking the Academic Job Market

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We are joined by acclaimed tenured Professor, author and mentor extraordinaire, Karen Kelsky who founded and is President of the “Professor Is In”. She is delving into how to hack into the elusive academic job market.

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Versatile PhD: A resource for PhDs

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Today we are joined by Paula Chambers, founder of Versatile PhD for a seminar by the Sackler GSC. Paula runs a successful online repository of forums and career information for PhDs.

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A night at Tufts Innovation Spotlight 

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Tonight’s Sackler GSC hosted Tufts Innovation Spotlight discussed how to foster innovation in biomedical research. Read the rest of this entry »

Insights into Careers in Commercial Sciences

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We were lucky enough to be joined by Cliff Ramsdell, PhD, Product Development Manager for Flow Cytometry in North America for Thermo Fisher Scientific. Cliff spoke about careers in commercial sciences as a often overlooked but richly rewarding way to use your analytical and research skills!

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What is WebEx? PDA Seminars are now live-streaming!

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After a successfully pilot run, the Tufts Postdoc Association is pleased to announce that we will now live-stream the majority of our seminars! This means you no longer have to leave the lab to take advantage of the fantastic career development and personal improvement seminars the Postdoc Association has to offer!

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Managing your personal finances with Jennifer Blank from Ameriprise

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We were joined by Jennifer Blank, financial adviser from Ameriprise Financial on how best to manage your personal finances:

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