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Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences


Career & Professional Development

Pursuing a graduate degree is the first step of your professional career. As a student in the Einstein Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences, you will have extraordinary opportunities for career development, including:

  • attending seminars given by prominent scientists from around the world (see events calendar),
  • presenting ongoing thesis work to the campus community through the weekly Works in Progress program,
  • presenting ongoing thesis work to the larger scientific community at national and international conferences,
  • publishing articles in high-impact scientific journals, and
  • attending career development workshops on biotechnology, undergraduate colleges, pharmaceutical companies, government agencies and careers in academia.


  • Thursday, September 6
    International Coffee Hour: Featured Country: Southeast Asia
    Time: 4:00 PM
    Location: Courtyard between Forchheimer and Mazer
  • Monday, September 10 and 24 
  • Toastmasters Public Speaking: Practice your public speaking skills!
    Time: 6:00 PM
    Location: Forchheimer Room 310
    Please RSVP:
  • Tuesday, September 11
    PhD Career Chat: From PhD to Professor at a Liberal Arts College
    Time: 4:30 PM
    Location: Forchheimer Room 310
    Speaker: Scott Lefurgy, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Hofstra University
    Join and learn from Dr. Lefurgy's experience navigating his career from PhD (Columbia University) to postdoctoral research experience (Einstein) to faculty member at Hofstra University.*Please register at
  • Thursday, September 14

    Time: 9:30am-11:30am (15min time slots)

    Please register at:

  • Thursday, September 20
    Academic Job Hunt: Tips & Tricks for Successful Interviewing for an Assistant Professor Position
    Time: 3:00pm
    Location: 3rd floor lecture hall (Forchheimer)
    Speakers: Arne Gennerich, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Einstein
    *Please register at: 



Wednesday, March 04, 2015 5:00 PM
Challenges & Career Opportunities in Science Outreach and Science Communications
Dr. Jeanne Garabino

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 5:00 PM
The Accelerator Corp - Supporting Life Science Innovation in NYC
David Schubert, COO and Jessica Burbank

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