BPS 2017 Career Center Schedule

Career development workshops and resume critiques will be available in the Career Center from Saturday, February 17 through Tuesday, February 20. Andrew Green and Alaina Levine will lead workshops throughout the meeting and will also provide career counseling sessions.

Registration is required for the limited number of one-on-one career counseling sessions. Please sign up for these appointments onsite at the meeting beginning Saturday afternoon, February 17. 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! 

Career Center Schedule 

Saturday, February 17, 2017

1:00 PM - 2:40 PM

One-on-One Resume and Career Counseling

(Andrew Green)

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM     

Going Live: Preparing for Interviews in Industry and Academia

(Andrew Green)

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM 

One-on-One Resume and Career Counseling

(Andrew Green)

Sunday, February 18, 2017


8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
 



One-on-One Resume and Career Counseling

(Andrew Green and Alaina Levine)

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM 

Conference Networking 101: Getting the Most out of the BPS Annual Meeting

Presented by Alaina Levine

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM  

Green Cards for Scientific Researchers: How to win your EB-1A/NIW Case! with Getson & Schatz, PC

Presented by Brian Getson

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 

Demystifying the Academic Job Search I: Understanding the Search Process from the Perspective of Search Committees and Decoding Job Announcements

Presented by Andrew Green

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Evaluating a Job Offer

Presented by Alaina Levine

2:30 PM - 6:00 PM 

One-on-One Resume and Career Counseling

(Andrew Green and Alaina Levine)

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Translating Your Credentials: Writing Effective Resumes + Cover Letters and your LinkedIn Profile

Presented by Andrew Green

Monday, February 19, 2017


8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

One-on-One Resume and Career Counseling
(Andrew Green and Alaina Levine)
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Demystifying the Academic Job Search II: Preparing your Written Application Materials: CV, Cover Letter, and Research Statement
Presented by Andrew Green

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM  

Networking for Nerds: How to Create Your Dream Career
Presented by Alaina Levine

 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

 One-on-One Resume and Career Counseling
(Andrew Green and Alaina Levine)
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM 

Nailing the Job Talk, or Erudition Ain't Enough
Presented by Andrew Green

2:00 PM - 5:20 PM 

One-on-One Resume and Career Counseling
(Andrew Green and Alaina Levine)

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM 

Careers in Entrepreneurship (Spoiler Alert: There’s more here than launching your own start-up!)
Presented by Alaina Levine


Tuesday, February 20, 2017

9:00 AM - 12:00 PMOne-on-One Resume and Career Counseling
(Andrew Green and Alaina Levine)
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM 

Looking Beyond Academia: Identifying Your Career Options using MyIDP, LinkedIn & More
Presented by Andrew Green

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

Evaluating a Job Offer
Presented by Alaina Levine

1:30 PM - 5:00 PM One-on-One Resume and Career Counseling
(Andrew Green and Alaina Levine)

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM 

Going Live: Preparing for Interviews in Industry and Academia
Presented by Andrew Green