Bio Careers® holds First Job Fair at Cedars-Sinai - November 19th, 2012

Bio Careers® holds First Job Fair at Cedars-Sinai - November 19th, 2012
09/21/2012

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (September 20, 2012):  Bio Careers® (www.biocareers.com) is holding its first Job Fair for life scientists with advanced degrees November 19th at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, CA.

Following its successful Virtual Job Summit, a first for postgraduate life scientists, Bio Careers® has organized an offline event that enables employers and life scientists to meet face to face.  Candidates will be able to register on the Bio Careers® platform, and employers will have access to a resume bank of attendees.
Bio Careers® has a number of Institutional Members in the Los Angeles area, including Caltech, Cedars-Sinai, City of Hope, Scripps Research Institute and UCLA.  Employers will meet graduate students, postdocs, and alumni from these institutions and other postgraduates in the LA area.

“We are very grateful to Cedars-Sinai for hosting this year’s event,” said Nick Folger, Bio Careers® CEO.  “Employers can benefit from an extensive package that includes a company booth with Internet access, resumes from the Bio Careers® resume bank,  job postings, an ad in the Official Program Guide, and access to the attendants resume bank,” added Folger.

“As a leading clinical and biomedical research center, Cedars-Sinai has attracted some of the nation’s top researchers to its faculty, and as a result has become a highly-desired career destination for scientists with graduate degrees who want to work with our faculty in their research laboratories. It is our pleasure to host an opportunity for multiple Institutions to join us in offering attractive opportunities for careers in research to a wide range of students, trainees, and young scientists,” said Dr. Leon Fine, Vice-Dean for Research and Graduate Research Education at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Space is limited for this Career Fair and sponsorship opportunities are also available. For details please contact Nick Folger at nick@biocareers.com or by phone at           877-862-4656 x. 105.

About Bio Careers®
Introduced to the market in 2006, Bio Careers® offers an easy and efficient platform for recruiters in biopharma, government, entrepreneurship, equity research and science policy to interview and hire qualified jobseekers from top ranked life science programs in the U.S. Through institutional partnerships with 35 universities and five institutes at NIH, affiliated fellows and alumni have free access to job postings and online career resources including monthly webinars covering alternative career paths and the job search process.

Media Contact: Marina Enachi, Marketing Director
Direct Phone: (877) 862-4656, Ext. 116
Direct Email: marina@biocareers.com