With the recent acknowledgement from the NIH about the need for PhDs to embrace innovation outside of academia, a change in thinking about non-academic careers is possible.
In May 2012 the Center for Urban Future called New York City the nation’s second largest hub for technology companies. Being a part of this blossoming community is very exciting for me: professionally I am a Technology Commercialization Fellow at …
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Completing graduate school is a major step in your career path which can provide opportunities and open doors to future employment. Read this article to learn more about building your CV, professional networking methods and etiquette.
What is a personal brand and why does it matter? A personal brand is the process whereby you and your career is marketed as a brand. Dan Schwabel, Author of Me 2.0, says “The goal of personal branding is to be recruited based on your brand, not applying for jobs.”
PhD student and Fundamentals Program alumni, Barbara Orelli shares her experience and insight about graduating and entering the work force. Read her review of the symposium “What can you be with a PhD?” held at NYU in November.
Our Holiday Party was a Huge Success! We had approximately two dozen attendees, delicious foods, and a great time. Thank you to Danielle Wu for organizing this event and to everyone who came out! Please check out this post for pictures.