Research Partnerships 101: How to find non-academic collaborations that can advance your career

Grad students: are you looking to become more employable? Want to get a better starting position? Interested in a new perspective on your research?

Research Partnerships 101 is a Mitacs-hosted webinar (originally broadcast on March 18, 2015) that explores how graduate students can acquire research experience in the fields of their choice.

View the recording at: (registration required)

Topics include:

  • Why Canada needs graduate-level skillsets
  • How to do research with a non-academic partner
  • How a research internship can impact your career


  • Jesse Vincent-Herscovici, Senior Account Manager, Mitacs
  • Jochen Fahr, former Mitacs Accelerate program participant 

Mitacs empowers Canadian innovation through effective partnerships that deliver solutions to our most pressing problems. By driving economic growth and productivity, we create meaningful change to improve quality of life for all Canadians.