Science Pint Night

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The Tufts Postdoctoral Association in collaboration with the MGH Postdoctoral Association present:


Part of the Cambridge Science Festival!


Love Science?
Like drinking?
Why not do both?

Come to Science Pint Night!

Experience four minute flash talks from researchers on awesome topics like the latest advances in CRISPR, how breast cancer is like many different gremlins and the mad science of joining two living things together!

When: 21st April 2016: 6:30-8pm

Where: Rattlesnake Bar and Grill: 384 Bolyston St, Boston MA.

All attendees must be 21+.

Free appetizers, cash bar!


Our judges are:

  • Liz Kong, PhD – Manager of the Hall of Human Life at the Museum of Science
  • Mike Mattoni, PhD – Patent Agent at Lathrop and Gage, LLC
  • Lauren Celano – Co-founder and CEO of Propel Careers

Feel free to share our poster with your workplaces, family & friends (pdf): Pint_of_science_V2



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.

Prof is In

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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 »

VersatilePhD Seminar on March 16th

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WebEx login info below!

March 2016 Posters

Versatile PhD Seminar
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
4:30 pm | Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) | 2 hrs

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Meeting number:
739 371 167
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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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