Career Center

Workshops

Career development workshops and resume critiques will be available in the Career Center from Saturday, February 25 through Wednesday, February 29. Monica J. Weil will lead workshops throughout the meeting and will also provide resume critiques. Joe Tringali will lead workshops and provide resume critiques on Sunday, February 26th and Monday, February 27th.

One on one resume critiquesRegistration is required for the limited number of one-on-one resume critique sessions. Please sign up for these appointments onsite at the meeting beginning Saturday morning, February 25th. These signups are on a first-come, first-served basis, one session per person. Please come prepared to your appointment with resumes, CVs, and any other appropriate materials.

Registration is not required for the workshops; but please show up on time!

Job Board

Attendees upload their resumes in the Career CenterLooking for a new position? Do you have a position to fill? Be sure to visit the Career Center at the Annual Meeting. Candidates can post their CVs at no charge and apply for job openings. Employers who have job opportunities to advertise can do so, and 2012 Biophysical Society members qualify for a reduced posting fee.

On-site Hours: The job board is open during all Career Center hours. Please refer to the schedule below for specific dates and times. 

 ♦New! Post your job/resume early and save.

Career Center Schedule-at-a-Glance

Saturday, February 25

HOURS: 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

One-on-One Resume Critiques
12:30 – 6:00 PM 

Sunday, February 26

HOURS: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Workshops:

9:00 – 10:00 AM  Beyond the Bench: Preparing for Your Career Transition in the Life Sciences
10:30 – 11:30 AM Wherever You Go, There You Are: Self-Reflection as a Career Tool
12:00 – 1:00 PM   Selling Yourself to the Life Sciences Industry 
2:30 – 3:30 PM  Networking for Those Who Hate to Network 
4:00 – 5:00 PM   Job Search Economics: Considerations Well Beyond Salary

One-on-One Resume Critiques 
8:30 AM – 1:00 PM
2:30 – 6:00 PM

Monday, February 27

HOURS: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Workshops:

10:00 – 11:00 AM Ageism in the Workplace: Myths and Realities for Older Workers
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Beyond the Bench: Preparing for Your Career Transition in the Life Sciences
2:30 – 3:30 PM The Cultural Challenge: How to Navigate the Nuances
4:00 – 5:00 PM Job Search Economics: Considerations Well Beyond Salary 

One-on-One Resume Critiques
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM   
2:00 PM – 5:40 PM 

Tuesday, February 28

HOURS: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Workshops:

9:30 – 10:30 AM Networking for Those Who Hate to Network 
2:30 – 3:30 PM Wherever You Go, There You Are: Self-Reflection as a Career Tool 

One-on-One Resume Critiques 
8:00 – 9:00 AM
11:00 AM– 1:00 PM
4:00 – 5:40 PM

Wednesday, February 29

HOURS: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Rapid Resume Review Process – 15 minute one-on-one resume critique sessions
8:30 – 11:45 AM

 

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