Introduction to OCS for Students

Welcome to OCS! This short video will share the services and resources available to you at the Office of Career Strategy.

Basics of Preparing an Academic CV and Cover Letter

Presenter:  John Alvaro, Director of Postdoctoral Affairs, Yale University This workshop will introduce the major elements of an academic CV. It will discuss general guidelines to follow, the most common categories listed, and the best ways of presenting material. It will also look at the basic elements of an academic cover letter, review best practices and common mistakes, and discuss ways of tailoring your application.

Career Diversity in Biotech & Pharma

Bench scientists are just one type of role in the bioscience industry—there are also roles in clinical trials, production, quality …

Exploring Postdocs in Industry

Industry postdocs are an excellent option to network and gain industry experience. Hear from panelists currently in industry postdoc positions …

Salary Negotiation

Most people don’t negotiate their job offers, but most employers expect it. Watch this video to learn key tips and …

Cover Letters

Watch this brief video to learn the basics of writing a strong cover letter.