Professional Development

What Can You Be With a PhD? 2021: A Biomedical Sciences and Technology Career Symposium

What Can You Be with a PhD? is the largest PhD career symposium in the country. The symposium has over 40 different career path sessions and professional development workshops featuring over 100 speakers over two days.

WCUB is hosted biennially by NYU School of Medicine with the support of a consortium of 15 other universities and research institutions around the New York City metropolitan area. WCUB also features exhibitors from companies from different industries that hire doctorates.

This symposium is a unique opportunity for graduate students and postdocs to learn about the breadth of career paths for doctorates and a fantastic place to network with the next generation of scientists.

Where: Virtual

When: Saturday November 20, 2021 and Sunday November 21, 2021

Length: Saturday from 10:00am to 6:00pm and Sunday from 10:00am to 4:30pm

Applications Due: Registration for students and postdocs unaffiliated with a sponsor institution is $50 per person, which includes admission on both days. It comes with the chance to meet over 2000 peers and network with and more than 120 speakers! Register here.