Career and Professional Development

Seminars and Related Events

Career Seminars sponsored by BMCDB and IGG

Fall 2017

  • 10/16/17 Mark W. Schwartz, Executive Director, Targazyme, Inc.: Flyer, Slides
  • 11/02/17 Brandon Zipp, Director of Research and Development, Scientific Co-Founder, Vitality Pharma (co-sponsored with DEB): Flyer
  • 12/04/17 Sandra Aamodt, Popular Science Writer, Freelance Grant Editor: Flyer

Winter 2018

  • 01/16/18 Bryan Tsou, Lab Head/PI, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Cente
  • 02/27/18 Scott Struthers, Pharmaceutical co-Founder, Crinetics, SIBR grants 
  • 03/16/18 Garrick Yuen, Senior Associate (Scientific Consulting), Blueprint Research Group (co-sponsored with DEB)

Biotechnology Seminars

Other Resources

The UC Davis Internship and Career Center (ICC):  Resources for Graduate Students and Postdocs

Science Careers:  Resources for career and professional development. Also, Vitae (Chronicle of Higher Education). Many professional societies (e.g. ASCB, GSA) have resources as well.

Gradpathways: Events and Programs for Professional Development
Over 150 workshops, seminars, and panel discussions are offered throughout the year.

Career Exploration Program: Interested in an opportunity to develop career exploration skills? Find internship programs and related resources for graduate students and postdocs

Genetics Society of America:  Careers Series: Interviews featuring professions outside of academia

Past BMCDB Career Seminars