The School of Science holds a learning series for staff members with lunch available at 11:45 am. Meeting agenda will include informational topics, such as administrative policy, technology, training, and research highlights. If you would like to RSVP for an upcoming meeting, please contact Michael Bishop.

If you have other topics you’d like to hear about, please contact Assistant Dean Heather Williams, 617-623-8904.

Upcoming Meetings

Please check back for information on the next scheduled Learn@Lunch meeting.

Past Meetings


  • Vice President for Finance (VPF) Training 2020 Initiative, with Pamela Schickling Buckley, Karon McCollin and Jessica Fujimori, January 22, 2018. VPF Training 2020 Initiative Presentation
  • The Quickbase Workspace, with Olu Brown and Tyler Brezler, December 18, 2017
  • Emerging Careers at MIT, with Colleen Leslie, Sarah Rankin, and Olu Brown, November 16, 2017


  • Work-Life Balance, with Physics Department Head Peter Fisher, November 30, 2016
  • Organ Donation, with Biology Department Head and heart transplant recipient Alan Grossman, October 28, 2016




  • Institute Community and Equity Officer Edmund Bertschinger, May 16, 2014
  • Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), April 4, 2014
  • School of Science Incident Response Plan, December 13, 2013
  • Environmental Health and Safety, with Louis DiBerardinis, November 21, 2013
  • Active Shooter Training, October 22, 2013