Harvard Medical School Office for Postdoctoral Fellows

Making the Right Moves: A Practical Gide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty has a wealth of information, including:

  • Obtaining and negotiating a faculty position
  • Understanding university structure and planning for tenure
  • Laboratory leadership in science
  • Staffing your laboratory
  • Mentoring and being mentored
  • Time management
  • Project management
  • Data management and laboratory notebooks
  • Getting funded
  • Getting published and increasing your visibility
  • Understanding technology transfer
  • Setting up collaborations
  • Teaching and course design

Work-Life Balance Life Coach

Certified coach and practicing physician Gail Gazelle, MD, FACP, works confidentially in-person or by phone to facilitate career and life growth and change for physicians and physician leaders. Dr. Gazelle helps physicians manage stress and improve work-life balance, master the challenges that get in the way of achieving your professional goals, and improve skills for achieving inner calm. You will find yourself rapidly moving from wherever you are to where you want to be, both professionally and personally. Widely utilized throughout the business sector, physicians can also benefit from having a physician coach as their advocate, sounding board, and champion.

Propel Careers

Propel Careers is a Boston-based life sciences search and career development firm.