Are you a PhD student or postdoc, and wondering if there is life outside of academia? Your skills in academia translate well into careers in entrepreneurship and the startup world.Join us at this Brandeis Innovation I-Corps program looking at career options beyond the classroom or university lab. Industry speakers who have made the leap will share, through workshops and sessions, how to:
- Launch your own startup using skills gained as a doctoral student
- Find opportunities at existing startups and established tech companies
- Translate your skills in research into a meaningful career
You’ll meet entrepreneurs that went the PhD to startup founder route and researchers with experience in practical application and commercialization. Hack your PhD at this daylong event with takeaways for students in both STEAM and social sciences.