This program is targeted toward graduate students and post docs seeking to facilitate commercial activities within their academic labs or enhance their knowledge of the commercial sector in order to transition into non-academic careers. Early career professionals within the industry are also encouraged to apply to enhance their productivity and opportunity for success in the corporate environment.
A Benchmark Industry Focused Program >
Strongly interdisciplinary, this innovative program will provide participants
with a comprehensive introduction to the complexities of the bioscience
business environment including current business models, finance, product
development cycles, regulatory issues, the science that drives the
business, and understanding corporate culture.
Benefits you and your employer >
Graduate students and post docs that complete the program will be better prepared to initiate and support corporate interactions with their academic laboratories, or compete in the job market, while industry professionals will have the understanding necessary to contribute more effectively to corporate goals.
"The program was invaluable. The insights it provided into the culture and dynamics of industry helped me to reevaluate my own interests and solidified my decision to enter the bioscience industry after I completed my PhD thesis. The course also gave me a good sense of what to work towards and how to envision my career in ten years."
Russell A. Garman, Ph.D.
& Haug LLP