SACNAS/GSBS Career Exploration Series: Steve Ramirez, PhD, Assistant Professor, Boston University

The UT Health San Antonio SACNAS (Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science) chapter and the GSBS Office of Career Development hosted a Career Exploration Series Talk in Oct. 2020 with Dr. Steve Ramirez, assistant professor at Boston...
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The Career Series: 10 Tips for International Students

Moving to the U.S. for higher education is daunting for any international student. About a million students come to the U.S. every year to begin their academic journey. The weather, culture, environment and food will be a new experience and will take some getting used to. Here...
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GSBS Career Exploration Series: Jay Morris, Ph.D., Medical Science Liaison

Jay Morris, Ph.D., spoke at the November Career Exploration Series talk about his career as a medical science liaison at Biotheranostics. Dr. Morris has a B.S and M.S. from Texas Tech University and a Ph.D. in Molecular and Environmental Plant Science from Texas A&M...
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Career Exploration Talk: Dr. Genevieve Croft, Science Policy

  The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences hosted Dr. Genevieve Croft in Aug. 2020 for a career development talk on science policy. Dr. Croft is a policy analyst at the Congressional Research Service. She is a former AAAS Fellow and a Mirzayan Fellow. She has a Ph.D. in Biology...
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Office of Career Development launches Career Exploration Series

Dr. Saurabh Sen, principal scientist at Boehringer Ingelheim, recently gave the first career talk to UT Health San Antonio trainees as a part of the new Career Exploration Series. He holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Helsinki, Finland and completed his...
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The Career Series: Informational Interviews

Informational interviews are a key component of the job search process. They are a great way to get information about different types of jobs, and the different people doing them. It’s also a great way to figure out what you want to do next. By conducting short informational...
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The Qualifying Exam: A Rite of Passage

As a typical second year Ph.D. student, I took my qualifying exam (QE) this year. However, it wasn’t a typical exam due to the coronavirus outbreak. The exam generally happens in a conference room in the physical presence of your committee members but students this year get to be...
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The Career Series: 12 Interviewing Tips and Tricks

Are you interviewing for a job soon? Here are some great tips to help you familiarize yourself with the interview process. This article is based on a talk from Mary Bradley, Director of Career & Professional Development at the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at UT...
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