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Career and Professional Development for Graduate Students and Postdocs

The Career and Professional Development for Graduate Students and Postdocs (CPD) program is a joint venture of the Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences and the Belfer Institute for Advanced Biomedical Studies. The CPD offers year-round career coaching and programming to support career exploration, career management, and professional development for all scientific trainees at Einstein, including PhD students and postdoctoral research scholars, to enable them to become leaders in and beyond academia.

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Search Current Job Postings

Search Current Job Postings

Log in to College Career Network®, Einstein’s Career and Job Posting Portal, to search for active jobs and postdoc positions, find job search tips, listen to career-related podcasts, connect with an alumni mentor, and more!

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Join the Alumni Mentoring Network

Join the Alumni Mentoring Network

Sign up to be part of Einstein’s Mentoring Network by creating an account on our College Career Network®, explore job openings, gain access to career resources, and more.

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Employers

Employers

Register today on College Career Network®, Einstein’s Career and Job Posting Portal, to post current jobs and other opportunities directly to Einstein PhD students and postdocs, search the database of student/alumni resumes, and more.

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6 October Oct

Telling Your Research Story (For International Trainees)

Thu Oct 06 2022, 12:00 PM

Lubin Dining Hall

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Half-day (4 hours) workshop designed for the non-native, English-speaking researcher.  Participants will work on telling their science story to a broad audience.  The workshop will focus on: universal cultural relevance, delivery strategies, pronunciation tips, and more. 

Led by:  language connectED, an educational consulting firm that designs workshops for professionals that was founded and is led by applied linguists who are trained in the way language choice and cultural differences impact communication. 

Register here. Spots are very limited (20 trainees max) and open only to current Postdocs and PhD students.

12 October Oct

Leadership & Management in Action

Wed Oct 12 2022, 4:00 PM

Virtual

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Program runs for 6 consecutive weeks.  Participants must commit to and attend all 6 sessions.

Led by Life coach Molly Grisham,  Owner & Lead Facilitator, Influence LLC, a company dedicated to developing teams.

Leadership and Management in Action Program (L-MAP) is a 6-week virtual program, Leadership and Management in Action Program, is an active-learning training program for graduate students and postdocs in the biosciences to build a leadership, management, and inclusive teamwork skillset. For one hour the full group meets online to unpack leadership and organizational dynamics, and then participants meet in breakout groups to further discuss the material. Participants are provided the LMAP workbook which includes all program materials and guides trainees through self-reflective exercises in addition to the group content. Topics include:

-          Professionalism and Professional Identity

-          Leading Without Authority

-          Negotiation

-          Working in Teams

-          Inclusive Organizational Cultures

-          Writing your Leadership Statement topics:

A certificate of completion is awarded at the end of the program. 

Register here with your Einstein email.

Elisabeth (Betty) K. Nyakatura, Ph.D.
Graduate Student and Postdoc Success Stories
Elisabeth (Betty) K. Nyakatura, Ph.D.

From Einstein Postdoc and Research Associate to Associate Director for Antibody Engineering at Tri-Institutional Therapeutic Discovery Institute (Tri-I TDI)

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Location and Contact Information

Office of Career and Professional Development for Graduate Students and Postdocs
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Belfer 112
Bronx, NY 10461

718.430.8696

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