• "Finding your career niche” program was very informative giving different avenues and opportunities." Blesson, C., OB/Gyn Endocrine
  • "The CCD is providing a commendable service towards career planning and preparation for students and postdocs at UTMB by encouraging interaction between students, alumni, faculty, and staff." Thangam. V., Pathology
  • "I think the CCD is very timely and needed for all those pursuing a professional career in the biomedical sciences." Charity. S, GSBS
  • "The workshop "Finding your career niche" was very beneficial in gaining a clear understanding of the various career options available to us in accordance with our education, experience, and personal goals." Thangam. V., Pathology
  • "Finding your career niche" program was very informative giving different avenues and opportunities." Blesson, C., OB/Gyn Endocrine
  • "The CCD is providing a commendable service towards career planning and preparation for students and postdocs at UTMB by encouraging interaction between students, alumni, faculty, and staff." Thangam. V., Pathology
  • "I think the CCD is very timely and needed for all those pursuing a professional career in the biomedical sciences." Charity. S, GSBS
  • "The workshop "Finding your career niche" was very beneficial in gaining a clear understanding of the various career options available to us in accordance with our education, experience, and personal goals." Thangam. V., Pathology
  • "Finding your career niche" program was very informative giving different avenues and opportunities." Blesson. C., OB/Gyn Endocrine
  • "The CCD is providing a commendable service towards career planning and preparation for students and postdocs at UTMB by encouraging interaction between students, alumni, faculty, and staff." Thangam. V., Pathology
  • "I think the CCD is very timely and needed for all those pursuing a professional career in the biomedical sciences." Charity. S, GSBS
  • "The workshop "Finding your career niche" was very beneficial in gaining a clear understanding of the various career options available to us in accordance with our education, experience, and personal goals." Thangam. V., Pathology

CCD Introduction

CCD Goal

We invite you to join the CCD!

Get involved with the CCD:

Our meetings are held every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 12 pm in

4.438 Levin Hall, Dean's Conference Room.

For more information, please contact Robert P. Clayton at rpclayto@utmb.edu.

Career Resources

Announcements

Upcoming CCD Sponsored Events

    The CCD will host a booth at the GSBS sponsored Career Forum 2017, March 10-11, 2017. Please contact the GSBS or CCD for additional information or ways to prepare before the event.
    TBD – CCD sponsored event discussing developing your innovation into a marketable product with Dr. Carla Kantara (Late Spring/Early Summer 2017)
    TBD – Grant opportunities workshop (Summer 2017)

Recent Spotlights

Recent Events

S. No Date Event # of Attendees Notes
25 2/7/2017 UTMB-IDP: Tool For The Upcoming Career Forum 70 Speaker: José M. Barral, M.D., Ph.D.
24 1/20/2017 Alternative Career for PhD: Science Policy for Government 18 Speaker: Ashley Grant, Ph.D.
23 11/29/2016 F-Awards: Experienced Study Section Members Share their View 45 Speakers: Alan Barrett, Ph.D., Kelly Dineley, Ph.D., and Lawrence Sowers, Ph.D.
22 9/21/2016 Working in Pharma: A Panel Discussion with Industry Experts Speakers: Elias Jackson, Ph.D. and John Allen, Ph.D.
21 5/5/2016 How to Write a Biosketch 43 Speaker: Thomas Green, PhD
20 2/25/2016 Networking for People Who Hate Networking 40 Speaker: Tammie Taylor
19 11/5/2015 Career Opportunities in Consulting 55 Speaker: Alliant Group
18 10/21/2015 Career Opportunities in Teaching 46 Speaker: Jose Barral, MD, PhD
17 9/11/2015 Creating a CV Using the UTMB Template Q&A Session 21 Speaker: CCD Committee
16 8/6/2015 Career Opportunities in Patient Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR) 40 Speaker: James Graham, PhD, DC (PDF)
15 7/23/2015 Individual Development Plan (IDP) Workshop 77 Speaker: Tammie Taylor, MLA
IDP Tips PDF (Tegrity Recording)
14 3/31/2015 Career Opportunities at Roche 67 Speaker: Greg C. Whitlock, PhD, MT (ASCP)
13 11/20/2014 How to Better Transform Your Ideas Into Products that Improve Patient Care 48 Speaker: Michael Patton, MD, MS
12 9/18/2014 How to Create a CV Using UTMB's Template 76 Speaker: Dr. Regino Perez-Polo
11 6/12/2014 Career Development Skills and Opportunities 165 TGIT Event
10 3/25/2014 How to use LinkedIn to find your next job 66 Speaker: James E. Patterson III
9 2/27/2014 Alternative Career Paths: Science Policy 39 Speaker: Dr. Ashley Grant
8 1/14/2014 Alternative Careers in the Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Industry 72 Speaker: Dr. Marty Wasserman (PDF)
7 11/14/2013 Creating Cover Letters and Responding to Recruitment Ads 37 Speaker: Bobi Cook (PDF)
6 10/10/2013 Biomedical and Legal careers outside of academia 46 Speakers: Dr. Steve Green (PDF) &
Dr. Leonard Velsor (PDF)
5 9/11/2013 Insider Insights to the NIH 16 Speaker: Dr. Avindra Nath
4 8/1/2013 CV to Industry Resume 89 Speaker: Dr. Charlotte Mitchell
3 7/9/2013 Interviewing Skills 76 Speaker: Dr. Kevin Wooten
2 3/25/2013 CV/Resume Workshop 62 See flyer for details
1 3/18/2013 Finding Your Career Niche 76 (PPT),(PPT),(PPT)

Meet CCD

CCD Committee


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