UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

Choose from:

A. Career development training workshop sessions

  • 1.5 hr – 3hr sessions available
  • 5 – 100 students

Handouts and materials provided to students including career planning guide checklist, graduate school timeline checklist, CV template and online resources.


Topics include:

How did I get here? – Dr. Garnett-Benson’s career path

How do I know if I would make a good scientist?

Life in the lab – What is it really like?

Different types of jobs in research (academia, industry and government)

How to make the most out of your undergraduate experience.

Planning for a successful career in research.

Minority Women: Changing the culture of biomedical research (Rethinking your image of a scientist).

How to get into graduate school-putting your best foot forward.

The graduate school application process and timeline.

How to make sure you get good letters of recommendation.

What is a CV?


B.
“In the lab” seminar

  • Dr. Garnett-Benson’s ongoing scientific research
  • 1-1.5 hr
  • 5 -100 students


Topics include:

Research in Cancer Immunotherapy (What is that and how does it work?)

Research in Viral Infections (Can a virus cause leukemia?)

Experimental techniques used in my cell biology lab

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