2019 MIT Postdoctoral Association Mentoring Program

Join us for our exciting 2019 MIT PDA Mentoring Program and learn from experienced professionals how to achieve career success after completion of your academic traineeship.

The program will run from March to September 2019 and will consist of monthly informal sessions with outstanding mentors who are excited to help the MIT postdoctoral community. They will share their valuable professional insights and experiences, thus providing important information and guidance for your career development.

Mentors include Mark Borowski (Novartis), Elaine Hoffman (Takeda Oncology), Francesca Lazzeri (Microsoft), Chong Xu (F-Prime Capital), Laigao Chen (Pfizer), Patrick Buehler (Microsoft), Birgit Schoeberl (Novartis), Caio Gomez (Amazon) and many more.

To participate in our Mentoring Program, please complete the online application form (here) until Feb 20th 2019. Successful applicants will be custom matched to mentors based on areas of interest and career goals and invited to a first kickoff meeting on March 1st, 2019. If you require any further information, feel free to contact at mitpdamentoring2019@gmail.com or the Professional Committee Chairman, Dr. Qasim Bukhari, directly at qbukhari@mit.edu

Important dates:

Application closing date: Feb 20th 2019
Results announcement: Feb 25th 2019
First Kickoff meeting: March 1st 2019