US HUPO Pre-Congress Early Career Researcher (ECR) Mentoring Day
2021 Virtual Conference Events
Panel Q&A: Unconventional Career Paths - A panel of invited guests representing careers other than academia and industry share their experience and insights about their career paths. Panelists from fields such as publishing/editing, consulting, business development, government, and science policy are represented and available to engage in light discussions with the ECRs attending this session.
Roundtable: Freelance Consulting - Freelance consultants share their experiences on getting started with consulting gigs using proteomics expertise. Speakers are experienced full-time consultants and postdocs/grad students consulting part-time.
How to Improve Your “Electronic Visibility” - Seminar on increasing your online presence through social media platforms such as Twitter, LinkedIn, and personal websites. Learn about our favorite “see-and-be-seen” virtual meet ups for proteomics scientists, tips for boosting visibility of your work, and how to set up your Zoom for recording/attending video-meetings. Review example case studies and the feedback provided to 2021 participants.
CV / Resume Workshop - Tips on writing effective curriculum vitae (CV) both for academia and for business, followed by breakout rooms to critique and improve participants CVs.
Company and Lab Pitches