Biotech Industry Researcher Series: Networking!

Note: Registration required (click HERE to register)

If you were previously a student or postdoc at UCSF, you are eligible to attend OCPD programs.

Do you have a LinkedIN account but are not sure how to connect with professionals in your field?  Do you want to find out or learn more about UCSFConnect?  Are you curious about how to use networking effectively to support your job search?  If so, this workshop is for you!

Learning outcomes:

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Define networking and its benefits
  • Articulate your networking goals as you seek a job as a researcher in the biotech industry
  • Understand how social media tools can help you find and approach professionals in your field
  • Identify strategies to use social media effectively while networking as a job seeker


Presenter:  Patti Meyer, PhD

Program Director, Non-academic Career Development, Office of Career and Professional Development

*A light lunch will be served; you must register in advance.

Other programs in this series:  (must register separately for each date)

July 10, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.:  Job hunting for an Industry Researcher position 

July 18, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Resumes for an Industry Researcher position

July 21, 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.: Interviewing for an Industry Researcher position

July 26, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Industry Reseacher Job Talk with guest speaker Thi Nguyen (PhD Career Consultant for the Office of Career and Professional Development)

July 28, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.: Compensation negotiation for an Industry Researcher position (MH 1401-1402), no registration required.


Friday, July 14, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Mission Hall, MH 1400
550 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158

Event Type



Students, Postdocs


Mission Bay


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