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UpNext: Careers in Life Science March 14-15

UpNext is a dynamic career exploration series from the Center for Careers and Internships.

Each UpNext event brings alumni to campus to give Middlebury students an insider’s understanding of that industry, available career paths, and information about roles and skills necessary to enter future jobs and internships. Students also get first-hand look into the personal career paths of participating alumni from the Middlebury Professional Networks

The UpNext: Careers in Life Science is March 14th and 15th and has a series of wonderful opportunities to learn about the alumni, network, have your resume reviewed, and attend various workshops. Check out the schedule below!

Thursday, March 14

Careers in Life Science Panel Discussion at 6:00 pm in MBH 220

When it comes to the Life Science industry, there is a broad variety of ways to pursue your interests and find outlets for your abilities and liberal arts preparation; there are roles for STEM, humanities, and social science majors. The panelists will talk about the trends shaping the scope of this industry and what they mean for future roles in this field. Hear from a panel of Middlebury alumni with a variety of backgrounds who now have careers across a wide spectrum within the industry. The Panel will be moderated by Charlotte Sibley ’66 (French)- President, Sibley Associates, LLC.


  • Penny Post ’89 (Biology) – Vice President, Protein Sciences Corporation
  • André Spring ’88  (French & Spanish) – Director Strategic Market Access, Novartis Oncology
  • Caroline Brown ’15 (Biochemistry & Italian) – Sr. Consultant, Clearview Healthcare Partners
  • Jeremy WardAlbert D. Mead Professor of Biology, Middlebury College

The panel discussion will be followed by a reception of students with the alumni participating in the UpNext program in MBH Great Hall.

Friday, March 15

Résumé Review Office Hours from 9:00 am-12:00 pm in ADK CLT

If you are interested in a career in Life Sciences, don’t miss this chance to get valuable feedback on your resume from Middlebury alumni currently employed in the industry. Résumé reviews are private, one-on-one conversations and around 20 minutes in length.

  • Charlotte Sibley ’66 – Liberal Arts in Pharma
  • Caroline Brown ’15 – Consulting in Life Sciences
  • Tanvir Mahmud ’93 – Medical Devices and Pharma Research
  • Brad Schenkel ’97 – Health Outcomes and Economics
  • André Spring ’88 – Marketing in Life Science Companies

Workshops from 1:00-5:00 pm

Experienced professionals currently employed by a variety of Life Science firms will host multiple workshops designed to set you up for success as you explore career possibilities. Each workshop is 45 minutes. Attend them all or select only the ones most relevant to you; there will be short breaks between each session to allow you to come and go. Stay tuned for full descriptions of each of the workshops!

  • Careers in Medical Device Companies – Tanvir Mahmud ’93 at 1:00 pm in MBH 220
  • Drug Development Process – Jack Terrett ’11 at 2:00 pm in MBH 219 (virtual session)
  • Introduction to Life Sciences Consulting – Caroline Brown ’15 at 3:00 pm in MBH 220
  • Health Economics and Outcomes Research – Brad Schenkel ’97 at 4:00 pm in MBH 219

Stay tuned for more info in the coming week!

Paid Internship in CS with Shohoz.com in Bangladesh

About the Internship:  Middlebury alum Khalid Quadir ’89—CEO and founding partner of Brummer & Partners Asset Management Limited (which manages Frontier Fund, the first private equity fund in Bangladesh) and founder of bracNet, a Bangladesh wireless broadband operator—is offering a unique summer internship opportunity for three Middlebury students to experience first-hand the challenges and rewards of working in a rapidly developing country. The paid internships are sponsored by the Anwarul Quadir Foundation (AQF), which seeks to promote understanding of economic and social progress in Bangladesh.  One of the three positions is reserved for Shohoz.com. They are hoping to recruit a woman for this internship as there is a unique opportunity to be mentored by Maliha Quadir, Founding Managing Director of Shohoz.com, but all applicants are welcome.

The internship will take place in the city of Dhaka and is open to rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors, with a strong preference for students not originally from the region to ensure a true cross-cultural experience.  This internship is funded with a CCI award of $5,000 to cover airfare, in-country travel, and living expenses, and will last a minimum of eight weeks. The internship will be with Shohoz.com, and the job description can be tailored to the student’s interests and skills. Shohoz.com, owned and operated by Shohoj Limited, is a premium online travel service provider which aims to make long distance travel in Bangladesh easy and convenient. Driven by the passion to serve you better, Shohoz.com went on to pioneer the online travel industry by offering bus tickets and launch tickets. In the entertainment sector, movie tickets, event tickets as well as cricket match tickets are also available on Shohoz.com. The team of energetic and young professionals with deep expertise in eCommerce and travel domains, leaves no stone unturned to provide the best of services at minimal costs through the user friendly website, Android App, Partner network all over Bangladesh, and a multi-lingual call center. One of the most rapidly growing companies in Bangladesh, Shohoz.com addresses a critical need for the country. Founded and led by Maliha Quadir, named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, Shohoz promises to be an exciting place to work. http://www.shohoz.com/ 

Maliha M Quadir is Founding Managing Director of Shohoz.com:  Maliha has extensive experiences in digital services and investment banking industry. She recently ran Vistaprint’s digital business in global emerging markets out of Singapore. Prior to this, she worked for Nokia, taking care of strategy and business development for an emerging market focused digital content service called Nokia Life Tools across multiple geographies.  In the early part of her career, Maliha worked in Investment Banking, in Utilities Mergers and Acquisition team of Morgan Stanley in New York and San Francisco, and also in Debt Capital Markets of Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore. She has an MBA from Harvard Business School and BA in Computer Science and Economics from Smith College (USA).

Learn more in Handshake. Application deadline March 17.

6 Summer Research Internship Programs with Cohen Children’s Medical Center

Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York is dedicated to providing the highest levels of care in meeting the special needs of children, from premature babies to adolescents. The specialists in its national and international programs cover a range of specialties. Its 202-bed hospital opened in 1983 as the New York metropolitan area’s only hospital designed exclusively for children. Today it is the largest provider of pediatric health services in New York State. Cohen Children’s Medical Center serves 1.8 million children in Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk counties – providing state-of-the-art care for children’s medical, surgical, psychiatric and dental needs in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

Northwell Health is a not-for-profit healthcare network that includes 22 hospitals, the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, as well as rehabilitation and skilled nursing facilities, a home care network, a hospice network and progressive care centers offering a range of outpatient services. Northwell Health has more than 12,000 member physicians, and Northwell Health’s Physician Partners employs more than 3,100 physicians and is comprised of more than 550 regional ambulatory locations and physician practices.

Available Internships Summer 2019

  • Hospital Medicine – 6-8 positions open
  • Allergy & Immunology – 2-4 positions open
  • Infectious Disease – 2 positions open
  • Nephrology – 1 position open
  • Pulmonology & Cystic Fibrosis – 1-2 positions open
  • Cardiology – 1-2 positions open

Find out more about each of the positions by downloading the job descriptions and application.

Open Positions at Facebook for CS and Math Majors!

Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through their family of apps and services, they’re building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether they’re creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Their global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways.

Do YOU want to build new features and improve existing products that more than a Billion people around the world use?

Are you interested in working on highly impactful technical challenges to help the world be more open and connected?

Want to solve unique, large-scale, highly complex technical problems?

Then consider these position now open in Handshake! Click the position titles to view full description.

CLIMB Internships for CS Students

What is CLIMB?

The Colorado Leaders, Interns and Mentors in Business (CLIMB) Internship Program is a 10-week undergraduate summer internship program in Denver, Colorado, one of the most exciting cities in the US for young people. Designed exclusively for Middlebury, Yale, Denison, Northwestern, Wesleyan, Brown, Harvard, MIT and Stanford students, CLIMB has identified paid, meaningful internships with employers across all industries and non-profit organizations.

Pay is minimum of $4,000 for the summer (although there are exceptions) with several employers paying more, depending on the industry. You will apply for a specific job by submitting resume and cover letter to CLIMB (through Handshake) who will then forward it to the company/organization.

Learn about the internships and the companies in Handshake by clicking on the links below:

Goldman Sachs IBD Summer Analyst Insight Day

Environmental science major.
Investment banker.
Proud veteran.

Let’s chat about what you’re into, and where you see yourself.

At Goldman Sachs, we believe who you are makes you better at what you do. For us, it’s all about bringing together people who are curious, collaborative and have the drive to make things possible for our clients and communities.

The Investment Banking team plays a key role in that. The Investment Banking Division delivers high-quality strategic advice and creative financing solutions to our clients, including mergers, acquisitions, financing or risk management transactions. Our work includes advising a
company on a cross-border merger, structuring the initial public offering of a subsidiary, refinancing an outstanding bond and more.

Interested? We’d love to meet you – join us at our upcoming Goldman Sachs IBD Summer Analyst Insight Day for an opportunity to explore the financial services industry and become familiar with the firm’s business, history and culture, and meet professionals within the
Investment Banking division.

LA Summer Analyst Insight Day
The Los Angeles IBD Summer Analyst Insight Day offers current sophomores an opportunity to learn about careers within the West Region Advisory group.
Date: Friday, April 5, 2019
Application Deadline: Sunday, March 17, 2019
Candidates Notified: Monday, March 25, 2019

IBD Houston Summer Analyst Insight Day
The Houston Summer Analyst Insight Day will allow current sophomore to learn about careers in oil & gas in the Natural Resources group.
Date: Friday, April 12, 2019
Application Deadline: Sunday, March 31, 2019
Candidates Notified: Friday, April 5, 2019

SF Summer Analyst Insight Day
The San Francisco IBD Summer Analyst Insight Day offers current sophomores an opportunity to learn about careers within the Technology, Telecom, & Media and West Region Advisory groups.
Date: Friday, April 26, 2019
Application Deadline: Sunday, March 31, 2019
Candidates Notified: Monday, April 15, 2019

Interested? Here’s how to apply:
1. Visit our events portal at www.goldmansachs.com/careers/events and search “Insight Day” to apply.
2. Once you’ve applied, you will be notified if you are selected to attend the event.
3. Time and location details will be shared with selected candidates.

Goldman Sachs: Shaping the future of finance

At Goldman Sachs, we believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We seek out people with all types of skills, interests and experiences. So whether you’ve been trading penny stocks since the eighth grade or have never imagined a career in finance, there’s a place for you here.

For us, it’s all about bringing together people who are curious, collaborative and have the drive to make things possible for our clients and communities.

Interested? We’d love to meet you – join us at our upcoming events to meet us and learn more about the opportunities we offer.

Our Beyond the Classroom programs are designed to highlight opportunities available in the financial services industry for those interested in accountancy or risk management. The programs are specifically focused on our Finance: Controllers, Internal Audit and Risk Divisions.

Travel, food and accommodations will be provided.

Beyond the Classroom: Accounting at GS
March 22, 2019 in Salt Lake City

Beyond the Classroom: Accounting at GS
April 5, 2019 in New York City

Beyond the Classroom: Risk at GS
April 12, 2019 in New York & Salt Lake City

Application Deadline: Monday, February 18 at 11:59pm ET
Eligibility Requirements: Applicants should be undergraduate students graduating between December 2019 and June 2021.

To be considered for any of these events, please complete the following steps:

1. Submit an application through our events portal at goldmansachs.com/careers/events. Search each event by name to apply.
2. Complete all questions contained in the”Inbox Task” that you will receive once you apply on the events portal.

Please note:
You may apply to multiple programs but may only be selected to attend one. You only need to complete one application to be considered. Please indicate your program preference(s) in the “Inbox Task” when prompted.

Make things possible.
If you have any additional questions, please reach out to the Federation Campus Recruiting team at FedCampusRecruiting@ny.email.gs.com