Workshops for Science Students

The ScienceM@tters program holds reoccurring 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 updates to come.

What Skills/Careers You Can Get With a Science Degree

Thursday, January.18th, 2018
12 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

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, January.25th, 2018
1 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

Did you know that approximately 90 per cent of employers use social media in the recruitment process? Come learn about how to best market yourself, build your network and find jobs in the hidden job market!

Interview Skills Workshop
Thursday, February.1st, 2018
12 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (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, February.8th, 2018
1 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. 
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

Do you need to brush up your resume and cover letter? Register for the Resume and 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, February.15th, 2018
12 p.m.- 1 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

Come learn about the career development services offered to science students. Did you know that approximately 75- 85% of jobs are not publicly advertised? Learn effective strategies for job search. Searching for a career can be a full-time job!

What Skills/Careers You Can Get With a Science Degree
Thursday, February.22nd, 2018
1 p.m- 2 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

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, March.1st 2018
12 p.m.- 1 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

Did you know that approximately 90 per cent of employers use social media in the recruitment process? Come learn about how to best market yourself, build your network and find jobs in the hidden job market!

Interview Skills Workshop
Thursday, March.8th, 2018
1 p.m.- 2 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (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, March.15th, 2018
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

Do you need to brush up your resume and cover letter? Register for the Resume and 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, March.22nd, 2018
1 p.m.- 2 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

Come learn about the career development services offered to science students. Did you know that approximately 75- 85% of jobs are not publicly advertised? Learn effective strategies for job search. Searching for a career can be a full-time job!

What Skills/Careers You Can Get With a Science Degree
Thursday, March.29th, 2018
12 p.m- 1 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

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, April.5th, 2018
1 p.m.- 2 p.m.
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)

Did you know that approximately 90 per cent of employers use social media in the recruitment process? Come learn about how to best market yourself, build your network and find jobs in the hidden job market!

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

Thank you!

Contact

Faculty of Science

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca