All Life Sciences PhD Students (HILS-wide, GSAS only)

2020 Oct 06

Establishing & Maintaining Mentored Relationships

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Online - Register for Details

A workshop for early to mid-career graduate-level mentees in academic mentored relationships. In this workshop, participants will (1) assess their existing mentor support network and (2) devise strategies to establish and maintain mentored relationships while expanding their mentor support network during career development.

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2020 Sep 22

Aligning Expectations with Research Mentees

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Online - Register for Details

A workshop for graduate students serving as research mentors to others (i.e., undergraduate, rotation, or junior graduate students, research technicians, etc.). In this workshop, graduate student mentors will (1) identify and prioritize mentor roles they might provide for their mentees and (2) discuss tools they can utilize to better communicate and align research expectations with their mentees. Both in-person and virtual mentoring experiences will be discussed.

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2020 Oct 01

Setting the Stage for a Good Talk

4:00pm to 5:30pm

What is your thought process in preparing a talk you are about to give? What are the most important aspects you consider?In this 90-minute workshop we will help you “set the stage” for a good talk. UsingiBiologycourse resources, you will learn about the importance of the framework – the audience, the goal, and the message, and the importance of...

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Research Associate (Contract) @ GreenLight Biosciences

September 17, 2020

Position Summary

GreenLight Biosciences is seeking an exceptional and highly motivated Research Associate to help advance the company’s platform technology for mRNA therapeutics. The successful candidate will support R&D efforts within the company in the areas of platform and process development, sample generation, and product characterization. A strong background and independence in molecular biology is required. Organizational and communication skills, creative problem-solving, and flexibility are essential.

 

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2021 Apr 08

[CANCELED] [Career Navigator Workshop] Backward Career Design: Using the Reality of Data and Outcomes to Plan Ahead

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Zoom - Register for Details

Due to a speaker conflict, this event has been canceled.

 

The use of Individual Development Plans (IDPs) have been widely promoted to support graduate student professional development. IDPs are structured frameworks to consider short-term and long-term career plans, laying a foundation for meaningful goal-setting.   This workshop will introduce trainees to knowledge and skills to inform IDP discussions.  It is open to all trainees, including master's and doctoral students.

This workshop is designed to enhance...

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Investigator, Biomedical Image Processing @ National Library of Medicine

September 15, 2020

 

The National Library of Medicine (NLM), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting for a tenure-track or tenure-eligible investigator within its Intramural Research Program (IRP) in Bethesda, MD. The recruitment is part of a planned expansion of NLM’s intramural research in computational health sciences. The goal of this search is to identify candidates with the potential to develop a dynamic, innovative, and independent research program with a focus on clinical...

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Health Sciences @ Stetson University

September 15, 2020

The department of Health Sciences at Stetson University invites applications for a visiting assistant professor position beginning January 2021. The position is a full-time, 9-month appointment that spans January 2021-May 2022 (3 semesters), with the possibility of renewal. In 2018, an $18 million gift for the enhancement of health and science education spurred new thinking about partnerships, interdisciplinarity, and plans for a new building (slated for occupancy in May 2022). It...

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What Academics Misunderstand About ‘Public Writing’ (Chronicle of Higher Education)

September 11, 2020

Public writing can be a touchy subject. From one perspective, we are living in a golden age of public intellectualism. Today’s scholars have numerous ways to reach a broad audience — from online magazines hungry for fresh takes on the topics of the day to print magazines looking for authoritative essays. Writing coaches and programs such as the OpEd Project offer training in how to pitch to general-interest publications, while grant agencies in Europe and North America increasingly require...

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Postdoctoral Fellow, Cancer Immunology @ Genentech (Rutz Lab)

September 8, 2020

The Position

 

We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral research fellow to join the Rutz lab in the Department of Cancer Immunology at Genentech. The successful candidate will initiate an independent research project to investigate mechanisms by which the ubiquitin pathway regulates T cell responses and immunosuppression. The expectation is that this work will result in novel and important contributions to our understanding of the regulation of adaptive immune responses in cancer and chronic inflammation, as evidenced by publications in top tier...

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Postdoctoral Fellowship, Molecular Enzymology Division @ New England Biolabs

September 4, 2020

The DNA Enzymes Division of New England Biolabs (NEB) invites
applicants for the position of Postdoctoral Fellow. Projects will be part of a
research program aimed at studying DNA replication and repair using
enzyme kinetics, genetic, biochemical, and next generation sequencing.
Required Qualifications:
• Ph.D. in biochemistry, bioengineering, molecular biology or related field.
• Technical expertise in enzyme kinetics and enzymology.
• Excellent presentation and writing ability.
• Publication of original scientific work in high-quality journals.
• Next...

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