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

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

  • Visit the Internship and Career Center under “Masters, Ph.D.s and Postdocs” for more events, workshops and classes, including Career Fairs for grads and postdocs (starting Oct. 16-17).
  • 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 fall schedule includes UC Davis alums who will talk about their current positions and career paths:
  • Nov 15: Being a Startup Scientist: Innovation, Conviction, and Responsibility
    John Oliver, Ph.D
  • Nov. 22: From the Lab Bench to Government: Perspectives on How to Transition from Academia to Public Policy
    Liz Anthony Gill, PhD