Career Development

Bioscience Enterprise Club (BEC)

Open to employees and students, the BEC is dedicated to helping CSHL’s science research professionals and alumni cultivate and leverage their cross-disciplinary skill sets and expertise to transition into diverse science-related careers. BEC focuses on enabling members to explore alternative science careers and develop entrepreneurial skills through interaction with peers and professionals representing industry, government and academic career paths. Learn more »

Postdoctoral Liaison Committee (PDLC)

The Postdoctoral Liaison Committee (PDLC) was formed to facilitate communication between postdoctoral fellows and the Laboratory leadership in order to improve the postdoctoral experience. Throughout the year, the PDLC meets with the CSHL postdoctoral community, CSHL Leadership, and the Scientific Advisory Committee at CSHL to discuss the direction of Postdoctoral affairs. Learn more »

Tenure Track Program (TTP)

The Tenure Track Program (TTP) provides programming that is geared toward preparing postdoctoral fellows and graduate students for careers in academia. The TTP hosts “Mock Chalk Talk” events as well as the “Conversations with Faculty” and “Getting to Know Your Faculty” series, which together aim to provide a framework for succeeding at the faculty interview stage and as a principal investigator. Learn more »

Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)

CSHL WiSE is a network of scientists building a more supportive, collaborative, and equal scientific community for all. We provide a platform for professional development and empowerment through mentorship, career planning, and educational opportunities tailored toward issues disproportionally affecting women. WiSE is open to all members of the CSHL community. Learn more »