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Futures in Life Science: Fixing the Post-Doc Dilemma

NewYorkBIO

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)

New York, NY

Futures in Life Science: Fixing the Post-Doc Dilemma

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Advanced Graduate Student Ended Free  

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Futures in Life Science: Fixing the Post-Doc Dilemma

Over the last decades, a wide gulf has emerged between the number of postdoctoral fellows and the availability of academic faculty positions. For many postdocs, industry offers a promising alternative. Careersin industry can be both exciting and rewarding, offering real world application of cutting edge science and making a beneficial impact upon people’s lives.

What skills do postdoctoral scientists need to enter the corporate workforce?

• Why isn’t a PhD sufficient, especially to work for companies where science is the fundamental currency of the business?

This interactive program will discuss the career landscape facing postdocs interested in moving into industry.

This session is open and FREE to all post-docs and advanced graduate students, and includes complimentary attendance to the NYBA 22nd Annual Meeting Gala Reception. 

This event is a special program of the NYBA 22nd Annual Meeting.

  
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