Careers in Bioscience

Are you a PhD student or Postdoc considering a transition into the bioscience industry? We are excited to bring you resources and events that can increase your understanding and preparation to enter this space!


Mon, Feb 22nd, 5pm: Finding your fit in the bioscience industry (speaker bios here)
From big pharma to biotech startups and contract research organizations—what type of company is the best fit? Join our industry panelists for a discussion about their career journeys and the advantages and drawbacks of working in different company environments.

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Wed, Mar 10th, 3pm: Exploring approaches to developing pharmaceuticals
Charles River Laboratories are excited to present an exciting webinar on exploring approaches to drug discovery and development. The phases of drug development including in vivo pharmacology, drug candidate development and pre-clinical research will be discussed.  Opportunities to meet one-on-one with Charles River Laboratories to discuss ideas and how Charles River can accelerate and support your research programs will be available following the webinar.

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Tues, Mar 23rd, 4pm: Career paths in biotech and pharma
Curious about the types of positions available in the bioscience industry? Join industry professionals to hear about their career paths and the different positions they hold at their current companies.

Wed, Apr 7th, TBD: Preparing for the bioscience job search
Hear from recent Yale PhD grads and hiring managers about the process of applying and interviewing for jobs in the bioscience industry. Panelists will also discuss skills and experiences that can help a candidate stand out as they transition to industry.

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