Workshops for Science Students

 

The ScienceM@tters program holds reoccurring weekly Career Development Workshops located in various boardrooms in science departments. Below is the schedule which will be frequently updated throughout each semester. So, be sure to check back! There are more updates to come.

 

What Skills/ Careers Can You Get With a Science Degree
Thursday, October.19th, 2017
12:00pm-12:50pm
Room C-3024

There are many career prospects in the field of science. We all have skills that are transferrable to many types of opportunities. Come learn about the many careers out there, the skills you have gained that employers look for and what you can do with them!

Introduction/How to Navigate LinkedIn
Thursday, October.26th
1:00pm-1:50pm
Room C-3024

Did you know that 93% of employers use LinkedIn? Come learn about how to best market yourself, build your network and find jobs in the hidden job market!

Interview Skills Workshop
Thursday, November.2nd
12:00pm-12:50pm
Room C-2001

Do you get the interview jitters? Need some advice and information on interview etiquette? Do you know how to answer some of the tough situational / behavioral questions in interviews? Come to the Interview Skills Workshop to learn more about the interviewing process!

Resume Workshop
Thursday, November.9th, 2017
1:00pm- 1:50pm
Room C-3024

Do you need to brush up your resume/ cover letter? Register for the Resume/ Cover Letter Workshop to learn what types of resumes employers look for and how to market yourself effectively.

Career Development Services/ Job Search Strategies
Thursday, November.16th, 2017
11:00am-11:50am
Room SN 3125A

Come learn about the services that Career Development and Experiential Learning offers to students. Did you know that approximately 75- 85% of jobs are not advertised? Learn effective strategies for job search. Searching for a job can be a full-time job!

What Skills/ Careers Can You Get With a Science Degree
Thursday, November.23rd, 2017
11:00am-11:50am
Room SN 3125A

There are many career prospects in the field of science. We all have skills that are transferrable to many types of opportunities. Come learn about the many careers out there, the skills you have gained that employers look for and what you can do with them!

Introduction/How to Navigate LinkedIn
Thursday, November.30th, 2017
11:00am-11:50am
Room SN 3125A

Did you know that 93% of employers use LinkedIn? Come learn about how to best market yourself, build your network and find jobs in the hidden job market!

Interview Skills Workshop
Thursday, December.7th, 2017
11:00am-11:50am
Room SN 3125 A

Do you get the interview jitters? Need some advice and information on interview etiquette? Do you know how to answer some of the tough situational / behavioral questions in interviews? Come to the Interview Skills Workshop to learn more about the interviewing process!

 

To register for any workshops, please email sciencematters@mun.ca

Thank you!

Contact

Career Development

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca