Career and Professional Development Resources

This page is home for information on seminars sponsored by BMCDB, as well as other events or resources related to career and professional development.

BMCDB Career Seminars

None scheduled for Winter and Spring 2020: See Other Events, below, for seminars sponsored by ESTEME and the MCB T32 Training Grant, as well as the DEB.

Past Seminars

Oct. 7, 2019: Did you know there is a career and internship fair aimed at grad students and postdocs? Or that the ICC can help with CV/ resume writing and interview skills? 

Dr. Janice Morand, Assoc. Director of the ICC, presents Getting Connected, Getting Started: Career Resources for Graduate StudentsSlides from the presentation, as well as PDFs for identifying Transferable skills, Communicating Skills, and myIDP 

Other events

Esteme/MCB T32 IDE Seminars serve career exploration as well as providing a space to discuss inclusion, diversity and equity. Seminars will occur monthly during Winter and Spring quarters. (Seminars are open to all; they are followed by a lunch which is RSVP only, see ESTEME website

  • DEB Friday Seminars (Designated Emphasis in Biotechnology) are open to everyone and cover a variety of topics related to Biotechnology. Seminars are Fridays at 11am in 1022 Life Sciences. The schedule often includes UC Davis alums who will talk about their current positions and career paths.

Visit the Internship and Career Center under “Masters, Ph.D.s and Postdocs” for more events, workshops and classes, including Career Fairs - the fairs are not just for undergraduates and there are several more coming up in January and February if you missed the fall events.