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Master’s Professional Development Advisor @ Brown University

February 8, 2021

Job Description: 

Develop and deliver of professional development and career counseling services and programs for Brown master’s students. Provide counseling services and programming in the School of Professional Studies and in partnership with departments, schools, centers, or CareerLAB.  Plan and implement collaborative initiatives with campus colleagues to support career and professional development for constituent groups. Work closely with colleagues involved in master’s career counseling and professional development to support master’s student initiatives and to...

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Diversity and Inclusion Program Manager @ The University of Chicago

February 8, 2021

Department
 

BSD DIV - Diversity and Inclusion


About the Department
 

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion exists to define and accelerate the role of diversity in research, education, and medicine within the Biological Sciences Division at the University of Chicago. Under the leadership of Iris Romero, MD, the office seeks to enhance the support and engagement of faculty, students, and staff across the BSD by creating a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our constituency includes basic science and clinical faculty, PhD... Read more about Diversity and Inclusion Program Manager @ The University of Chicago
2021 Feb 18

Biogen Worldwide Medical PhD Fellowship - Info Session

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Online - Register for Details

Biogen’s 2-year fellowship in Worldwide Medical provides a hands-on opportunity to learn the ins and outs of Medical Affairs and the pharmaceutical industry within the walls of a cutting-edge biotech. During the first year of the fellowship program, fellows will explore the different functional areas within Worldwide Medical through a series of rotational experiences. Fellows will also have the opportunity to select one rotation outside of Medical, to foster a broader understanding of our cross-functional partners and how their functions collaborate with Medical and fit into the greater...

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Assistant Director, Career Services @ Columbia University

February 8, 2021

Position Summary

The Mailman School of Public Health is seeking an Assistant Director for its Office of Career Services, reporting to the Assistant Dean of Career Services.

The Office of Career Services (OCS) is committed to supporting Mailman School students and alumni with the career education process. Our services and resources are designed to help students/alumni develop and refine their career exploration and career management strategies; provide infrastructure to support successful job searches, both while students are attending school and after graduating;...

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2021 Feb 23

The 2021 Academic Lab Management & Leadership Symposium

Tue - Tue, Feb 23 to Mar 2, 10:00am - 1:30pm

Location: 

Virtual Event - See Agenda or Register for Details

The course is organized by postdoc career development administrators from The Torrey Pines Training Consortium (TPTC), which members include Salk Institute for Biological Studies, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP), Scripps Research and UC San Diego.

The course is designed to equip postdocs and junior faculty in the biomedical, physical and life sciences with the professional competencies to lead innovative and productive research programs. However, graduate students and research staff may also find this training informative and may attend. ...

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Investigator, ELT Biology @ GSK

February 8, 2021

GSK is seeking a highly motivated scientist with an established track record in affinity selection, protein biochemistry, and/or cell biology to join the multidisciplinary Encoded Library Techonology (ELT) team. As a member of the ELT Biology Group, you will use DNA encoded chemical libraries (DELs) to identify small molecule ligands to support drug discovery programs across GSK.  You will have the opportunity to develop expertise in additional technologies and contribute to the further development of the ELT platform.

 

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2021 Feb 11

[Career Navigator Workshop] Communicating with Humans Outside Your Discipline: A Writing Workshop

4:00pm to 5:15pm

Location: 

Zoom - Register for Details
One of the most challenging aspects of working as a scientist is communicating your work to those outside your specific discipline. By focusing primarily on writing for the widest audience possible, the general public, this workshop will help participants to communicate more effectively in all contexts. No preparation or reading is required for the first workshop, but, for later classes, writing projects will be assigned; most of the workshop time will be devoted to reading, editing, and discussing the resulting pieces. In our background readings and... Read more about [Career Navigator Workshop] Communicating with Humans Outside Your Discipline: A Writing Workshop
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What’s Wrong With Graduate Education — and 2 Scholars’ View on How to Fix It [Chronicle of Higher Ed]

February 1, 2021

Graduate education — like academe as a whole — finds itself in a crucible moment brought on by the pandemic. On that much, many program leaders and pundits agree.

But Leonard Cassuto and Robert Weisbuch argue that the pandemic is highlighting problems that have persisted for decades — and, they hope, it will accelerate fixes for many of those problems.

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Diversity in STEM includes scientists with disabilities [Science]

February 1, 2021

When Kelly Gilkey was in high school, she sent an email to astronaut Pamela Melroy, asking if it might be possible for a person with a hearing loss like Gilkey to become a NASA astronaut.

“Amazingly, she responded and said the sky was the limit,” Gilkey recalled. “If NASA could fly astronauts who needed glasses to see clearly, who was to say what might be possible some day?”

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Neuroscience Researcher @ Thomas Lab, University of Pennsylvania

January 26, 2021

The Thomas lab has several research positions open to senior PhD students, postdocs and other researchers holding PhDs in neuroscience or related fields. These positions are for taking the lead on projects in the lab that examine neuromodulatory signaling in cognition, with an emphasis on learning and memory in the hippocampus. Results from these studies will enhance our understanding of how memory is affected by acute stress, by neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, and by neuropsychiatric disorders that...

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Cell Biology Scientist @ Nurix

January 26, 2021

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated immunologist to support Nurix’s mission of targeting E3 ubiquitin ligases in the areas of oncology and immunology for a longer-term engagement (and possible temp-to-hire opportunity). This individual will work closely with our drug discovery project scientists on lead optimization of novel compounds to evaluate the impact on immune cells and characterize their MOA. The candidate must be self-...

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow – Immuno-Oncology @ Merck

January 25, 2021

Be a part of the legacy: Postdoctoral Research Fellow Program

Our Research Laboratories’ Postdoctoral Research Fellow Program aims to be a best-in-industry program for industrial postdoctoral researchers, designed to provide you with an academic focus in a commercial environment. With the resources, reach, and expertise of a large pharmaceutical company, postdoctoral researchers will be positioned to excel in an institution committed to breakthrough innovation in research and discovery.

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