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Career Fair for Scientists in Collaboration with INet NYC

Career Fair for Scientists in Collaboration with INet NYC

Saturday, April 9, 2016

The New York Academy of Sciences

Presented By


Join INet NYC, the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS), and the German Center for Research and Innovation (GCRI) for the INet NYC Career Fair on April 9th, 2016. The event is an opportunity for all senior graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in STEM fields to connect with different companies that offer a wide range of careers from basic science and clinical research to consulting, data science, marketing etc. Companies will have the chance to interact with highly accomplished and motivated scientists in the STEM fields, including those of international backgrounds, who are interested in utilizing their skills in non-academic careers. All participants will have the opportunity to attend a pre-event resume workshop that will prepare them more efficiently for the career fair. Registration for companies requires that they have available job openings, send us the title and a brief description of the openings, and pay the registration fee.

Registration Eligibility and Pricing

Participation to the Career Fair is open to all audiences, international and non-international, but INet NYC membership is required. To become a member follow this link: Our membership is FREE!

Participating Companies

New York Genome Center
Propel Careers
German Center for Research and Innovation

Registration Pricing

Member (Student / Postdoc / Resident / Fellow)$8
Nonmember (Academia)$25
Nonmember (Corporate)$35
Nonmember (Non-profit)$25
Nonmember (Student / Postdoc / Resident / Fellow)$8


* Presentation times are subject to change.

Saturday, April 9th, 2016

11:00 AM

Arrival and Check-in

11:30 AM

Opening Remarks
INet NYC and Science Alliance

12:00 PM

Career Fair Session 1
Interaction with companies at their booths and general networking

12:45 PM

Biogen presentation

1:20 PM

Book Raffle winner announced

1:30 PM

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Isaiah Hankel

2:00 PM

Break — food and refreshments

2:30 PM

Career Fair Session 2
Interaction with companies at their booths and general networking

3:30 PM

NY Genome Center presentation


Isaiah Hankel, PhD

Cheeky Scientist

Cheeky Scientist Isaiah Hankel received his PhD in Anatomy & Cell Biology and went on to become the founder and CEO of the Cheeky Scientist, a career development company that has reaches over 50,000 PhDs a month. Isaiah went on to found the Cheeky Scientist Association, a private career development network specifically for STEM PhDs, which now has over 750 active members worldwide. Isaiah has published a bestselling book, Black Hole Focus: How Intelligent People Can Create a More Powerful Purpose for Their Lives, which was a #1 Amazon Bestseller in the U.S. and voted the #1 Business Book in the U.K. Isaiah is a Fortune 500 consultant for Pfizer, Amgen, and several other top biotech and biopharmaceutical companies, and has given over 300 keynote presentations and workshops in 30 different countries.

Travel & Lodging

Our Location

The New York Academy of Sciences

7 World Trade Center
250 Greenwich Street, 40th floor
New York, NY 10007-2157

Directions to the Academy

Hotels Near 7 World Trade Center

Recommended partner hotel

Club Quarters, World Trade Center
140 Washington Street
New York, NY 10006
Phone: 212.577.1133

The New York Academy of Sciences is a member of the Club Quarters network, which offers significant savings on hotel reservations to member organizations. Located opposite Memorial Plaza on the south side of the World Trade Center, Club Quarters, World Trade Center is just a short walk to the Academy.

Use Club Quarters Reservation Password NYAS to reserve your discounted accommodations online.

Other nearby hotels

Conrad New York


Millenium Hilton


Marriott Financial Center


Club Quarters, Wall Street


Eurostars Wall Street Hotel


Gild Hall, Financial District


Wall Street Inn


Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park