The panel on April 26th featured four alumni of the UConn Health Biomedical Sciences PhD program at UConn Health Center in Farmington, Connecticut. The panelists shared their experiences transitioning from their academic training to various positions in industry.
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Upcoming Event on May 9th: From PhD to Outreach Programming
Next Tuesday, May 9th, Beyond the PhD will feature Dr. Watt. She will share her experience as an Associate Director of the Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs in UConn’s Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine. Click the blog post for link to sign-up to attend.
UConn Alumni Panel Event: Transitioning From Academia to Industry on April 26 (Hybrid)
Upcoming event on April 26th featuring UConn alumni! Come hear how they transitioned to industry from academia. Virtual and in person attendance options.
Career Seminar on April 3: From PhD to Science Reporter
Beyond the PhD is excited to welcome Dr. Angie Voyles Askham, a science reporter for Spectrum. Come learn about her career path on April 3rd at 11am ET.
Angie Voyles Askham is a reporter for Spectrum, where she covers neural circuits and gene therapy, among other topics. She also writes Spectrum Launch, a monthly newsletter for early-career researchers. Before joining Spectrum in 2020, she worked in radio journalism and academic publishing. She received a Ph.D. in neuroscience from NYU in 2015 and a bachelor’s degree in neuroscience from Vanderbilt University in 2010.
Event on March 24th: Immunology PhD to Industry
Beyond the PhD is excited to welcome Dr. Jayendra Kumar Krishnaswamy, a cellular immunologist and Principal Scientist at Galderma. Come learn about his career path on Friday March 24th at 3pm ET (zoom). Free Event!
DON’T MISS OUT! From PhD to Non-Profit on March 9
Join us on March 9th for a Career Discovery Seminar by Dr. Eugene Manley. He will discuss his experience as a Director of STEM Workforce Initiatives at LUNGevity. Registration link provided.
Upcoming event: From PhD to Consultancy
Beyond the PhD is excited to welcome Dr. Aditi Vyas, a Life Sciences Consultant with Cerneos Group. Come learn about her career path!
Highlights from 2022: Career Seminars Revisited
Revisiting the year, we thought we would compile the career seminars from 2022. Check out the video to view the events and read short summaries or highlights from event blogContinue reading “Highlights from 2022: Career Seminars Revisited”
TODAY at 3pm ET! From PhD to Stem Cell Engineer
Beyond the PhD is excited to welcome Vincent Truong, Co-Founder & COO of Anatomic Incorporated. Come learn about his career path! Date and time Tue, November 29, 2022, 3:00 PM –Continue reading “TODAY at 3pm ET! From PhD to Stem Cell Engineer”
What is Beyond the PhD thankful for this holiday season?
This year the Beyond the PhD shared what they are thankful for! Click to read more.