Tara's KeyNote

Through her work in scientific research, Tara has insights into the unique challenges and opportunities for scientific talent. She has a passion to see smart, highly-skilled, and driven people excel in their jobs, her talks involve personal stories and vulnerability as well as research studies and practical tips and tools.  


Here are the topics she speaks on 


  • HOW TO SUCCEED AT FAILURE - The importance of failure to innovation Mindsets needed to succeed at failure. A path through the feelings of failure the role of others through a failure journey  
  • LEADING FROM THE INSIDE-OUT - Effective self-leadership How to work with our neurobiology The importance of meta-skills. 

About Tara

Dr. Tara Huber is a coachspeakerSTEM professional & mentor, and the founder of Huber Coaching. She is a Harvard-trained Ph.D. who has over 20 years' experience in stem cell biology research and research administration. Having left research in 2013, most recently Tara worked at the Genome Institute of Singapore mentoring, leading, and working on behalf of early career researchers.  


Passionate about STEM professionals and seeing people flourish in this field, she then founded Huber Coaching, which provides 1-to-1 coaching and workshops on mentorship and career management for STEM professionals. Tara brings emotional intelligence into the stereotypically rational and data-driven STEM profession and speaks on career development and transitions, leadership, and essential skills for success in this challenging & competitive field. She shares & deftly incorporates her own journey of career pivots and self-actualization to inspire her audiences. 

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