Biotech Industry Researcher Series: Resumes

Note: Registration Required (click HERE to register)

This workshop is for current and former UCSF students and postdocs only.

This workshop will introduce the you to difference between a CV and a resume, and teach you how to craft a solid industry researcher resume.  Finally, you will learn four steps for tailoring your industry resume each time you apply for a job, so that you will be recognized as an ideal fit for that job. Bring a paper copy of whatever CV or resume you have and receive constructive coaching on how to improve it!

Learning outcomes:

By the end of this workshop you will be able to:

  • Explain the difference between a CV and resume, what you’ll be writing & why
  • Follow the three steps to organize and write a resume or CV like a career counselor
  • Organize, format and frame your document to better target opportunities that you're interested in 

Presenter:  Patti Meyer, PhD

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

Coffee and pastries provided; 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 14, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.:  Networking 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.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 9:00am to 10:00am

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

Event Type



Students, Postdocs


Mission Bay


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