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! 

Inverview Skills Workshop
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)
Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
10am-11am

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/behavioural questions in interviews? Come to the Interview Skills Workshop to learn more about the interviewing process. Email sciencematters@mun.ca to register.

Introduction/How to Navigate LinkedIn
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)
Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
10am - 11am

According to a 2018 CareerBuilder survey, "70 percent of employers use social media to screen candidates." Come learn how to best market yourself, build your network and find jobs in the hidden job market! Email sciencematters@mun.ca to register.

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)
Wednesday, February 5th, 2020
10am-11am

If you need to brush up (or get started) on creating your resume, drop in to the Resume and Cover Letter Workshop! Email sciencematters@mun.ca to register.

Transferable Skills and Careers in Science
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
10am-11am

Transferable skills are the skills you acquire that are favorable to employers across various jobs and industries. Learn about the types of skills that employers look for in candidates, how to articulate them and find out the various careers you can pursue with a science degree. Email sciencematters@mun.ca to register.

Career Development/Job Search Strategies
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)
Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
2pm-3pm

A large number of jobs are not publicly advertised for various reasons, so learning effective strategies in your job search is key. Searching for a job can be a full-time job and career advisers can guide you on the right path in your job searching journey! To register, email sciencematters@mun.ca 

Inverview Skills Workshop
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)
Wednesday, March 4th, 2020
2pm-3pm

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/behavioural questions in interviews? Come to the Interview Skills Workshop to learn more about the interviewing process. Email sciencematters@mun.ca to register.

Introduction/How to Navigate LinkedIn
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)
Wednesday, March 11th, 2020
2pm-3pm

According to a 2018 CareerBuilder survey, "70 percent of employers use social media to screen candidates." Come learn how to best market yourself, build your network and find jobs in the hidden job market! Email sciencematters@mun.ca to register.

Transferable Skills and Careers in Science
Dean of Science Office, Chemistry Building (C-2001)
Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
2pm-3pm

Transferable skills are the skills you acquire that are favorable to employers across various jobs and industries. Learn about the types of skills that employers look for in candidates, how to articulate them and find out the various careers you can pursue with a science degree. Email sciencematters@mun.ca to register.


To register for any workshop, please email sciencematters@mun.ca or Kristen White at klwhite@mun.ca


Thank you!

Contact

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230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000