Other Events


In addition to our regular programs and ASPIRE activities, the BRET Office of Career Development hosts other seminars and employer information sessions throughout the year.





STEM Policy & Advocacy: Making Your Voice Heard, November 6, 2017

After Academia: Data Science as a Career, September 25, 2017

PPD Employer Information Session, September 15, 2017

Headshot Day for Graduate Students, September 8, 2017

Employment-based Immigration Options: Options for employment after Post-Doctoral Programs, August 28, 2017

Maximizing Your Networking at the BRET 25th Reunion and Career Symposium, May 23, 2017

Negotiation Workshop, January 26, 2017


Tenet Healthcare Employer Information Session, November 29, 2016

Pierian Biosciences Employer Information Session, November 11, 2016

Data Science in Industry featuring Insight Data Science, October 13, 2016

What to Look for When Searching for a Postdoc Position; a Perspective from St. Jude's, October 5, 2016

Opportunities and Resources in Clinical Research, September 30, 2016

Gold Star Communications Medical Writer Workshop, September 9, 2016

Find Your Voice: How to Write an Op-Ed, an interactive workshop, September 8, 2016 

An Insider's Look: Applying for AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowship, July 15, 2016

Head Shot Day for BRET Graduate Students, June 30, 2016

Clinical Research Professional Societies, February 19, 2016

Resume 101, February 11 and 18, 2016

Negotiation Workshop with Dr. Laura Rees, February 4, 2016


Practice Faculty Interviews with Roger Chalkley, December 2015, January-February, 2016

STEM K12 Teaching Info Session with Jennifer Ufnar, December 15, 2015

Info Session for Enterprise System Design, course for audit, November 19, 2015

Patentable subject matter for software and life science, November 19, 2015

Career Options in Clinical Research Organizations with Bill Taaffe, October 9, 2015

Navigating the Academic Landscape featuring Dean Fauchet, September 14, 2015

So You Want to Be a Patent Professional? August 7, 2015

Tennessee Brew Works Internship and Employer Info Session, July 10, 2015

Summer Intensive for Entrepreneurship and Commercialization, June-August, 2015

From Vanderbilt to AAAS Fellowship Info Session, May 28, 2015

The Art and Science of Job Offer Negotiation for Women with Dr. Rebecca Bryant, March 26, 2015

Roundtable with Stephanie Dew: Teaching and Hiring in the Sciences at a Liberal Arts College, March 23, 2015

Career Case Session with Elizabeth Ann Stringer, March 10, 2015

Resume 101, January 27 and January 29, 2015


Career Case Session with Molly Seale, December 16, 2014

Info Session on Engineering Course for Audit, December 5, 2014

Practice Faculty Interviews with Roger Chalkley, December

Work/Life Balance with Kelly Basi, November 7, 2014

Thriving in Pharma: How to find jobs, get an interview, and be successful, November 7, 2014

NRSA Seminar with Dr. Kim Petrie, September 26, 2014

Government Jobs for PhDs in Biomedical Research, August 20, 2014

Roundtable on Science Policy, June 17, 2014

Scientist in the Classroom Information Session, April 15, 2014

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships©, March 27, 2014

Info Session with GenomOncology, March 10, 2014

Writing and Publishing Research Manuscripts with Dr. Vivian Siegel, February 20, 2014

Resume 101, January 30, February 3, and February 6, 2014


Info Session on Next GxDxAugust 9, 2013

Etiquette Express, May 20, 2013


For questions about these or other BRET Office of Career Development events, please email Kate Stuart, Program Manager, BRET Office of Career Development.