Life Sciences Master's Students (HMS)

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How a Postdoctoral Fellowship Can Be a Bridge to a Nonacademic Career, Too (Chronicle of Higher Ed)

July 1, 2020
The academic job market was still reeling from the Great Recession when Michael Ursell earned his Ph.D. in literature, in 2011. It was, he said, “a terrible time” to be searching for a faculty position. This fall, the financial fallout from Covid-19 means that plenty of graduate students and new Ph.D.s will be in that same predicament.... Read more about How a Postdoctoral Fellowship Can Be a Bridge to a Nonacademic Career, Too (Chronicle of Higher Ed)

Postdoctoral Position @ University of Georgia

June 29, 2020

The biology education research lab led by Dr. Julie Stanton seeks applicants for a postdoctoral research scholar position. The postdoctoral scholar will join an NSF-funded project to investigate the development and use of metacognition in life science undergraduates. The postdoctoral scholar will lead a longitudinal study on metacognitive development and contribute to another study focused on how undergraduates use metacognition while collaborating. The postdoctoral scholar will join the vibrant Biology...

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DMS Student Internship Information

June 29, 2020

We are proud of all of the internships DMS students have done in the past couple of years – it is great to watch this program grow and see more and more students delve into their professional development.

Here is the new DMS internship form (on the right hand side under In The Spotlight). We ask that students submit this form to Jane Riccardi three months prior to the start of an internship.

Students can submit the form, or follow up with any...

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2020 Jul 22

Dissertation Defense - Brittany Mayweather (BBS)

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Zoom - Contact for Details

GDF11 Expression and Roles during Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis

Advisor: Lee Rubin
Program: Biological and Biomedical Sciences

2020 Jul 01

Dissertation Defense - Max Schubert (BBS)

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Zoom - Contact for Details
High throughput functional variant screens via in-vivo production of single-stranded DNA
Advisor: George Church
Program: Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Scientist / Senior Scientist, Protein Engineering Platform @ Manifold Bio

June 29, 2020

Manifold Bio is seeking a highly-motivated scientist who thrives in a fast-paced and creative environment.
"Together, we’ll build multiplexed protein quantitation technologies that massively increase the
throughput of testing protein therapeutic designs and disrupt the current paradigm of drug development. The ideal candidate will have deep technical expertise in protein engineering
technologies and a track record of learning, deploying, and inventing new methods. You will work
directly with the CSO to define, execute, and iterate on engineering projects and help build...

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2020 Jun 26

Writing Groups to Develop Your Scientific Proposal

(All day)

Location: 

Online - Register for Details

Interested in developing your proposal in a small, structured setting? Join a science fellowship writing group! Groups will work with a facilitator to develop a clear rationale, testable hypothesis, and feasible approach over three to four sessions while incorporating feedback from peers. Interested students are asked to ...

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