Exploring Careers in Biosciences Networking Night

Exploring Careers in the Biosciences

Tuesday, September 19, 6 pm to 7:30 pm, Second Floor Ballroom - Iowa Memorial Union

*Business casual attire suggested. Light appetizers and beverages provided.

*Evening Agenda:

  • 5:45-6 pm: Check-in (Second Floor Ballroom lobby, IMU)
  • 6 - 6:30 pm: Welcome and Keynote Speaker: PDF iconJennifer Davis Ruff, Vice President of Corporate Affairs & Investor Relations, TESARO
  • 6:30 - 6:45 pm: Employer Introductions
  • 6:45 - 7:30 pm: Networking 

INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS

  • Students will Explore + Connect with:
    • Biosciences companies
    • Internship/full-time positions
    • Graduate and service programs  
    • Research and volunteer opportunities
  • Students do not need to register in advance for this event.
     
  • Attend a Networking Prep Session - Read more about Networking
    How do I network?  What do I say to employers?  If you’re planning to attend the Exploring Careers in Biosciences networking event, you might have several questions on what to do and what to say. Attend the prep session prior to the event: Tuesday, Sept. 19, 5:30 - 6 pm (check-in at the second floor ballroom lobby)
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  • Update Your Resume and talk with a Peer or a Career Advisor - our walk-in hours are M-F, 10 am -3 pm, C310 Pomerantz Center (when classes are in session)
     
  • Employer Participants
     
  • Visit HireaHawk to research employers
     
  • Bring copies of your resume and Dress for Success!

 

INFORMATION FOR EMPLOYERS

  • Register Here
    When you register, please use Chrome or Firefox if possible. Internet Explorer must be version 11. If you cannot upgrade to version 11, please call Joanna at 319-353-2816 to register.
     
  • Employers and organizations will connect with undergraduates representing the Biosciences (including students majoring in Biology, Chemistry/Biochemistry, Earth & Environmental Science, Health & Human Physiology, and Microbiology). 
  • Employer Participants
     
  • PDF iconParking Map
     
  • PDF iconAccommodations

Questions? Email Joanna Halsch

This event is sponsored by:

  • University of Iowa Pomerantz Career Center

  • Department of Biology

  • Department of Political Science

  • Center for Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing 

  • Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences

  • Developmental Studies Hybridoma Bank (DSHB)

  • Tippie College of Business - Departments of Marketing, Finance and Econcomics

  • Department of Health and Human Physiology

  • School of Journalism and Mass Communication