Industry Careers in Maryland
May 12, 2020 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Speaker, Mr. Brad Fackler, NIH OITE Industry Advisor
We will discuss the landscape of the biotech industry in Maryland with a focus on what companies are located here, how do you find them, and how do you position yourself for a job in these companies.
Sharpening Your Mentoring Skills
May 13, 2020 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Speaker, Dr. Sharon Milgram, Director NIH OITE
Though mentoring can be a very rewarding experience, it also has its challenges. This workshop will provide you with insights into ways to enhance students learning and to help you set your student up for success. We will discuss setting expectations providing feedback, setting boundaries and assessing student learning. We will also talk about psychosocial issues that impact student learning and provide you will tools to assist students in dealing with their imposter fears and other barriers to success.
Workplace Dynamics I and II: Gaining Self-awareness and Communication Skills
May 15, 2020 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Speaker, Dr. Lori Conlan, Director OITE Postdoc Office and Career Services Center
We will explore themes of self-awareness and self-management and will discuss preferences, work, and communication styles that influence interactions you encounter in any research group or workgroup.