CV writing workshop, September 9

All postdocs and grad students are invited to a CV writing workshop:

Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2015, 12:00-1:30 PM
Location: Monadnock Room, 2nd Floor, 415 Main Street
Speaker: Bob Dolan, MIT Global Education & Career Development

Your CV is used for the academic job search and in some cases for PhD’s seeking positions in industry or other research settings. This workshop will cover the important elements of a CV, including strategies for how to showcase your particular knowledge and experiences effectively.  We will also discuss how to covert a 4-6 page CV into a 2-page resume for industry.  Handouts will include actual academic hiring committee interview questions and an actual postdoc industry resume.

This event is open to all and no registration is required.

About Bob Dolan

Bob Dolan provides career guidance and counseling for MIT Postdoctoral Scholars and supports all courses and disciplines. He joined MIT in 2005 and has worked with undergrads, graduates, and alumni.  Bob is a Certified Job Search and Career Transition Consultant with experience in career management since 2001. Bob holds a BS in Business and an MBA. Before joining MIT, Bob had a private career consulting practice and worked with clients across multiple industries. He has industry experience in the Publishing, Chemical, and Telecomm industries where he managed local and global finance organizations supporting the Corporate, Tax, R&D and Manufacturing Engineering functions.

Sponsored by the Broad Institute Office of Academic Affairs and the NextGen Association for Postdocs and Grad Students

Contact Angela Florentino for more information.

2015 CV Writing