Leadership Strategies for Advancing Your Career in Science

Sandra Glucksmann, WEST Board Chair and SVP of Research and Development at Cerulean Pharma, will share stories of her career challenges and success. She will discuss how to best apply your scientific and analytical abilities to develop influence and negotiation skills. Sandra will share her learning experiences as she transitioned from bench scientist to manager, and from manager to executive in both small and large company settings. 

She will touch on the following topics:

  • Understanding the difference between leadership and management
  • Leadership Abilities and Competencies
  • Leadership Styles
  • Female Leadership Styles
  • Practical Tools for Leadership (communication, negotiation, leading effective teams, and leadership without authority)
  • Leading Technical Individuals
  • Reaching Your Full Potential as a Leader

Date and Time:  
May 14, 2013
6:00 - 9:00 PM


University of Massachusetts, 333 South Street, 4th Floor, Amphitheater, Shrewsbury, MA 01545


We appreciate University of Massachusetts Medical School donating the use of their event space.

Members: $40; Non-Members: $60

A light dinner will be served.

Thank you to Papa Gino's for donating cheese pizzas.

To Register

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