BlueRock Therapeutics is hiring!

"Leading Talent and Best-In-Class Capabilities. BlueRock’s culture is defined by scientific innovation, the highest ethical standards and an urgency to bring regenerative medicines to all who would benefit. The company is fast-growing and expanding staff at all locations." Visit their website to learn about rewarding career opportunities in Toronto. Toronto: Document Control Associate (Toronto) IT [...]

By |2018-11-20T12:01:44+00:00November 20th, 2018|Job Applications, Job Posting, Potential Careers|0 Comments

Applications for the Industry Team Case Study Are Now Open

Are you a Master’s student, PhD student or postdoctoral fellow interested in pursuing a career in industry? Many highly-educated graduates have been reporting difficulty obtaining their first job due to the requirement for experience outside of academia, something many graduates lack. For the second year running, LSCDS is teaming up with the Science Career [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:46+00:00January 16th, 2017|Ashley Weiss, Job Applications, Networking|0 Comments

LSCDS Career Day 2016 Interview: A Conversation with Dr. Feroz Sarkari

Written By Meryam Al-waadh Career Day has come and gone. The largest event that LSCDS hosts, organizes, and runs showcased a variety of interesting and exciting career pathways outside of academia. With esteemed professionals in fields ranging from medical communications to consulting, to business development, students were left with a good sampling of advice, networks and future career [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:47+00:00June 23rd, 2016|Interviews, Job Applications, Meryam Al-waadh, Personal Stories|0 Comments

A Quick Guide to a Great LinkedIn Profile

Written by Anna Zhou It is essential to have a strong LinkedIn profile to land that dream job. Hiring managers and recruiters use LinkedIn to post jobs, search for candidates, screen applicants, and perform background checks on interviewees. But what exactly does it mean to have a strong profile? Below is a quick guide to what [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:47+00:00February 24th, 2016|Anna Zhou, Job Applications, Networking|0 Comments

How to Write a Follow-Up Email for a Job Application

Written by Anna Zhou We all know that feeling of anticipation after sending off a job application. When will it come? What will it say? One thing that can help alleviate the seemingly endless waiting is to send a quick email to follow up on the initial application. This email, if written properly, shows your continuing [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:47+00:00December 8th, 2015|Anna Zhou, Job Applications|0 Comments

How to Stay in Touch with your Professional Network

Written by Anna Zhou So you researched the guests that were going to be at the LSCDS networking event, approached them and had great conversation, got their contact information, and connected with them on LinkedIn. Mission accomplished, right? Not quite. As important as it is to create contacts, it is equally, if not more, important [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:47+00:00November 9th, 2015|Anna Zhou, Interviews, Job Applications, Networking|0 Comments

Getting Started: Market Research Basics for Job Seekers

Written by: Abhiram Pushparaj So you're about to graduate and while you've spent the last few years of your life learning everything there is to know about [insert thesis title here], you're not exactly sure how much of that is going to help you land a job, apart from a post-doctoral position, of course.  What you [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:48+00:00October 20th, 2015|Abhiram Pushparaj, Interviews, Job Applications|0 Comments