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Info Session: OTD Business Development Fellows Program (Cambridge)

December 11th, 2019 ~ 11:00am - 11:30am

Harvard Smith Campus Center, Isaacson Room, 2nd floor (Collaborative Commons), 1350 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge

Interested in expanding your scientific expertise to careers outside of traditional academia?

The Office of Technology Development, the office responsible for facilitating translation of Harvard research into commercial products, is seeking motivated graduate students and postdocs for the Business Development Fellows program that will begin in May 2020. If you are interested in a career in technology transfer, intellectual property, or business development, this fellowship will provide a practical introduction to the skills necessary to be successful in these fields. (Eligibility: Harvard PhD students and postdocs; PhD students must have completed qualifying exams. Must be able to commit 5hrs/week for 1 year and attend OTD's Bench-to-Business Boot Camp on May 20–21.)

Register for Info Session

To learn more, please join us at this information session about the program, and visit

Please note that another info session will take place in Longwood on December 12.

Directions to the Isaacson Room:

From the Mass. Ave. main entrance, walk through the Safra Welcome Pavilion and enter into the Arcade on the first floor. Take a left through the glass doors into Harvard Commons (a large living room space). Take the stairs up to the 2nd floor landing. (There is also an elevator within Harvard Commons that will bring you the 2nd floor. Press the “2R” button.) At the 2nd floor landing, exit through the glass doors on the landing and turn right into the glass bridge, following the green walls which will be to your right. The Isaacson Room is straight ahead through the double glass doors and immediately to your left upon entering the Collaborative Commons area.

Press Contact: Kirsten Mabry | (617) 495-4157

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