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Field-Specific Career Training for PhDS With Purpose

What if you had access to a program that introduced you to a professional network of like-minded PhDs from your ideal industry field? How about personalized, field-specific course materials that showed you exactly the right moves to make as you pursued a new industry career in your preferred field?

Cheeky Scientist's advanced programs are designed in collaboration with real professionals who hold top industry roles in exciting fields. From medical writing to entrepreneurship, our advanced programs have established networks in the most influential and lucrative career fields for PhDs who know what they want in life.

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Advanced Training

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Ready to Fulfill Your Industry Potential?

The Advanced Career Guidance You Need

The Cheeky Scientist's advanced programs contain everything you will need to pursue a fulfilling career in your field of choice.

Including...

  • How to write a resume that hiring managers in your field will want to read
  • Field-specific networking practices that turn contacts into referrals
  • How to create the perfect LinkedIn profile for your desired field (with our LinkedIn experts)
  • Where to find top unlisted jobs in your field
  • Best practices for adjusting to your field's prevailing business culture
  • ...And more!
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ScientistMBA

BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT TRAINING FOR PHDS

Our ScientistMBA program is tailor-made for PhDs who want to dig into core business concepts like corporate strategy, organizational behavior, management hiring, and more. SMBA provides members access to exclusive content including training videos, live webinars, case studies, industry insider documents, and a private online network of business-minded PhDs.

Medical Writing Organization

MEDICAL WRITING TRAINING FOR PHDS

This course will organize and systematize industry information for members, helping PhDs to understand the medical writing field step by step. Read insights and get guidance from practicing professionals and other individuals in the field. Access and review professional literature on relevant medical topics to prepare for interviews and demonstrate your newly developed business acumen.

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R&D Society

INDUSTRY R&D TRAINING FOR PHDS

The Cheeky Scientist R&D Society provides personalized access to R&D industry professionals and step-by-step guidance your own transition into an R&D role. The goal of RDS is to help you transition faster through guided mentorship, giving you access to R&D-specific information and allowing you to ask questions directly of professional consultants.

Medical Science Liaison Alliance

MEDICAL SCIENCE LIAISON TRAINING FOR PHDS

Membership in our Medical Science Liaison Alliance includes instant access to comprehensive core modular training for the MSL role, exclusive guides to clinical trial assessment, extensive video training from MSL professionals, and more. This private online network of medically focused PhDs will be your first big step toward one of the most rewarding science-based positions that industry has to offer.

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International Phd Community

TRAINING FOR INTERNATIONAL PHDS

Between Visas, green cards, and sponsoring, as an international PhD, you must work harder than other job candidates to get hired in industry. Cheeky Scientist’s International PhD Community will give you access to the special information and network you need to get hired in the U.S. as an international PhD student.

PhDCEO

ENTREPRENEURIAL TRAINING AND BUSINESS ACUMEN FOR PHDS

The scientific method is the foundation of PhDCEO, which builds upon your existing personal and professional skill sets as a PhD.

Your membership will provide you with invaluable knowledge from your own personal network of high-level entrepreneurs, the ongoing support of a peer network and the guidance you need to bring your business from the ideation phase to completion. You will develop the strategic, communication, financial and leadership abilities required to manage an organization effectively and become a PhDCEO of the future.

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Technical Training Programs

Expert Cytometry

Get access to expert training in flow cytometry, including real-time guidance by top flow cytometry scientists.

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Expert Microscopy

Get access to expert training in microscopy, including daily mentorship by microscopy experts across disciplines.

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Expert Sequencing

COMING SOON: Get access to expert training in next generation sequencing (NGS) by top NGS experts.

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Seminars

BRING US TO YOU!

When it comes to seminars and other events, Cheeky Scientist does all the hard work for you, from organizing to setting up a personalized event video page.

Our marketing team will promote your event online and provide you with downloadable marketing materials so you can get the word out. You can avoid travel costs and other fees by booking a live, interactive video webinar—we’ll show you how.

We cover a huge range of business and industry topics like:

  • How to prepare industry resumes and CVs, basic and advanced career networking, and interviewing for industry positions.
  • Understanding the complete industry transition workflow, including how to start a job search, types of PhD jobs currently available, and how to leverage your transferable skills.
  • Advanced topics including salary negotiation, industry trends, and how to think like a hiring manager.
  • Inspirational topics including goal-setting, positive motivation, and improving focus and strategy.

Mix and match any of the above topics or request that we cover your own topic of interest.

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