Posts tagged Video

Beyond the Lab: Erin Flynt, Medical Communications

Kate Stuart
April 13, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Erin Flynt, PhD, in one of our very first Beyond the Lab videos. We were so pleased that she (as well as Nicole Speed) went out on a limb and helped us launch this web series. Dr. Flynt spoke at a February 2013 PhD Career Connections seminar. 

Beyond the Lab: Hillary Carter, Government Administration

Kate Stuart
April 12, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Hillary Carter, Senior Advisor for Biosecurity and a Team Chief in the Office of Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR), US Department of State. Dr. Carter spoke at the 2015 Career Symposium, and we were thrilled to also get an interview with her for Beyond the Lab. Interesting fact: Hillary is a Double Dore, completing her undergraduate and graduate training here at Vanderbilt.

Beyond the Lab: Hugh Fentress, University Professor

Kate Stuart
April 11, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Hugh Fentress, Assistant Professor of Biology at Tennessee State University. Dr. Fentress balances his time doing research and teaching and mentoring undergraduates at TSU here in Nashville. It was a delight to talk to Dr. Fentress who truly has a passion for his work. 

Beyond the Lab: Leah Potter, Medical Writing

Kate Stuart
April 10, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Leah Potter, PhD, who is a medical writer for Syncrogenix. We also hosted Dr. Potter at a PhD Career Connections event in Spring 2016. 

Beyond the Lab: Nuruddeen Lewis, Drug Discovery

Kate Stuart
April 8, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Nuruddeen Lewis, PhD, Scientist, Cellular and Translational Immunology group, EMD Serono. Dr. Lewis spoke at a PhD Career Connections seminar in November, 2014, and we were glad to meet with him for an interview for Beyond the Lab!

Beyond the Lab: Jeremy Richman, From Pharma to Foundation

Kate Stuart
April 4, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Jeremy Richman, a former Vanderbilt postdoctoral fellow and the founder and CEO of the Avielle Foundation.    This video is supported by a BEST award from the Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health* (DP7OD018423) Check out the video! Can't watch the video? Read the transcript below!

Beyond the Lab: Karissa Culbreath, Medical Genetics

Kate Stuart
April 3, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Karissa Culbreath, the Scientific Director at Tricore Laboratories. Dr. Culbreath was a speaker at the 2013 Annual Career Symposium, and she shares her bio below. 

Beyond the Lab: Kim Dahlman, Shared Resource

Kate Stuart
April 2, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Kim Dahlman, PhD, the Director of Innovative Translational Research Shared Resource at the Vanderbilt Ingram-Cancer Center. Dr. Dahlman speaks with the BRET Office of Career Development about her time since PhD training at Vanderbilt, including her current role directing a Shared Resource. 

Beyond the Lab: Seth Ogden, Patent Law

Kate Stuart
April 1, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  We are starting off the series with the most popular interview of the series. This particular video is with patent attorney, Seth Ogden. Dr. Ogden has since returned to Nashville, but he is still one of our popular interviews loaded with advice on getting your law school degree after his PhD, what life in a firm is like, and what skills are needed to be in the patent attorney role.

Web Presentations about McKinsey & Company consulting firm

Kate Stuart
June 30, 2014
Posted in Announcements

A recruiter from the management consultant firm McKinsey & Company shared this information with us. Even if you are not specifically interested in McKinsey as a future employer, these web presentations are a good way to learn more about consulting as a career field.  Please find all the information below. When reviewing their website, note that the abbreviation "APD" means "Advanced Professional Degree."   

KGI Webinar: Transitioning from Academia to Industry

Kate Stuart
June 6, 2014
Posted in Announcements

The KGI -- Keck Graduate Institute School of Applied Life Sciences -- is leading a webinar series on "Transitioning from Academia to Industry." Listen to members of the KGI's Advisory Council who have completed the transition. Listen to their path and recommendations they have for today's graduate students and postdocs. On Tuesday, June 10, Gino Van Heeke, Executive Director, Biotherapeutics at Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, will be speaking about his transition. 

PhD in Progress

Kate Stuart
May 15, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Three Princeton PhD candidates from Molecular Biology have started a podcast - http://phdinprogress.com/about/ - to talk to graduate students about "topics of thriving in graduate school, pursuing an academic or non-academic career, and introducing the materials and resources capable of changing the way we believe graduate school should be." Check it out!

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