Tag Archives: Alumni

Fulbright and Watson Summer Notes, part 2

It’s officially August (gasp!) and this is usually that time when I get a lot of questions from students and alumni wanting to apply for a Watson or Fulbright and they’re just thinking about that now. It’s also the time of year when I try to take a wee bit of vacations, since summer is […]

Princeton in Asia, Latin America, Africa Programs– Applications Opening Soon!

Interested in working with a community partner for a year in Asia, Africa or Latin America? Committed to cross-cultural exchange and learning about life in other communities? These programs offer graduating seniors and recent grads the opportunity to work many different areas (e.g. education, sustainability, peace and justice, economic development, public health) with community partners […]

Pickering Fellowship Application Is Open

The Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Program is now accepting applications for the 2020 Pickering Graduate Fellowship Program at pickeringfellowship.org! Application Deadline September 17, 2019 See pickeringfellowship.org for information and the application. The Pickering Graduate Fellowship is a U.S. Department of State program, administered by Howard University, that seeks to attract and prepare outstanding young […]

June Notes for Fulbright and Watson Applicants

Summer is here! And while you are (hopefully) enjoying some good weather and fun, if you’re thinking about applying for a Fulbright or Watson nomination in the fall, it’s a good idea to begin working on those applications. Below are a few notes for you: Dean Gates is happy to talk with you, answer questions […]

Alumni Posting – Research Assistant and Scribe at NY Orthopedics

This position is brought to you us Emily Kolodka ’18.

Gain an abundance of clinical experience and patient exposure by working directly with medical staff, PAs, and orthopedic surgeons in a private orthopedics practice. 

FULL TIME JOB, requires undergraduate graduation by May 2019.

  • Regularly shadow in ORs of NYC’s Lenox Hill Hospital and SurgiCare of Manhattan
  • See patients in an office setting alongside an orthopedist daily, while learning how to document these physician-patient encounters in an EMR system and how to take patient history/exam
  • Assist physician with clinical research projects through NY Orthopedics and NISMAT (Nicholas Institute of Sports Medicine and Athletic Trauma), and learn how to consent surgical patients for research
  • Network with healthcare professionals including orthopedic surgeons, anesthesiologists, registered nurses, physician’s assistants, and medical device representatives

Learn more about the position in Handshake. Deadline 5/15.

Career Conversation with David Ellis ’09 on Thursday, May 9!

David Ellis is currently a Product Marketing Manager at Microsoft where he is helping to grow Microsoft’s cloud business. David currently serves as a Middlebury Alumni Association board member, as the diversity liaison, where he has been helping to drive several initiatives between Middlebury and Alumni of Color. Prior to Microsoft, David was the Director of Brand Strategy, Advertising and Digital at Starr Companies, a global insurance and investments organization. Before joining Starr, David helped launch Sunny Field Entertainment, a production company that had a first look deal with Paramount Pictures. Prior to Sunny Field, David worked for International Creative Management, a talent agency whose clients included Drake, Beyoncé, Eminem, Al Pacino and Samuel L. Jackson. David started off his Hollywood career at Universal Pictures as an undergraduate intern during his final J-Term at Middlebury. David graduated from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business in 2018 with an MBA. He graduated from Middlebury in 2009 with a BA in Film & Media and minor in Economics.

Please join us for a career conversation with David Ellis ’09. Pick up your dinner and join us in Ross Fireplace Lounge!

Date: Thursday, May 9

Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Location: Ross Fireplace Lounge

Click here to RSVP!

Research Assistant in Neuropsychology with BU’s Alzeimer Disease Center Digital Health Project

Position available: Research Assistant in neuropsychology with Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center Digital Health project.

This multi-faceted position requires someone who is mature, independent, self-initiating, and comfortable working in an unstructured, non-traditional, dynamically evolving research environment with little supervision.

The primary responsibility will be assisting in the management of the Precision Brain Health Monitoring research program. The studies are centered on cognitive aging, Alzheimer’s disease and traumatic brain injury (TBI)/chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and involve technology integration into research methods and analytic tools including natural language processing (NLP).

In addition to testing participants and helping manage all aspects related to executing the study protocol, responsibilities will also include helping with administrative demands such as hiring and supervision of temporary employees and student interns.

Minimum requirements include a bachelor’s degree in psychology or related field, some experience in research and willingness to work non-traditional hours. Only those available for face-to-face interviews will be considered. Two year commitment is strongly preferred. Benefits include those offered to all full-time Boston University employees (see http://www.bu.edu/hr/jobs/why-work-at-bu/benefits-summary/ for details).

If interested, please send resumes to DigiTechBU@gmail.com.