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

Career Advisor, Graduate Career & Professional Development @ University of Denver

July 22, 2019

Job no: 492518
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Denver, CO
Categories: Alumni / Development / Fundraising

Advancement efforts at the University of Denver have a tremendous impact for our students and our community through enhanced resources secured from donors for scholarships, faculty positions, pioneering programs, and innovative facilities. Building lifelong relationships with our alumni, families, and friends is also a high institutional priority, understanding that consistent engagement and outreach efforts year...

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Graduate Student Career Development Coordinator @ University of Michigan

July 22, 2019

How to Apply

A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary

NOTE:  This is a 3 year Limited Term position with the potential to re-evaluate for an extension!

Provide leadership and service delivery on graduate student career advancement in this position that will be housed in the Rackham Graduate School. This...

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Central American Student Association of Harvard (CASA-H)

The Central American Student Association of Harvard (CASA-H) aims to engage students from across the University in active dialogue about Central America and to promote and bringing together the Central American community within Harvard University. 
2019 Aug 23

HBS: Lab to Market Course, Cross-Enrollment Deadline

11:50pm to 11:55pm

Location: 

Harvard Business School

HBS: Lab to Market Course

 

Professor Karim Lakhani
Senior Fellow Peter Barrett

Course Number 6107

Fall: Q1Q2
3 credits 

13 3-hour sessions
Project Course Starts: Sept 5 - Dec 5 (Thursdays 3:30-6:30)


The Lab to Market field course is designed to outline the path from embryonic discoveries made in R&D labs to their development for commercial use and onwards to market launch. The course is designed...

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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Mucosal Immunity & Microbiome @ UC San Diego School of Medicine

July 4, 2019
The Chu laboratory at UC San Diego School of Medicine studies the complex interactions between the trillions of diverse microbes and the host in the mammalian gastrointestinal tract.
 
We are focused on the fundamental role of commensal microbiota in the education, induction, and maintenance of the host immune system during health and disease. Our research is centered at the interface of microbiome and immunology, with the goal of mechanistically understanding the role of the microbiome in preventing and treating immune-mediated diseases such as...
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Senior Staff @ University of Florida Division of Graduate Student Affairs

June 27, 2019

The position is a senior staff post in the Graduate School. The individual will work closely and collaboratively with the other units within the Division of Graduate Student Affairs--Graduate Professional Develop and Graduate International Outreach as well as the other Graduate School units--Administration, Editorial Office, Graduate Student Records, and Data Management/Analysis, Additionally, the person will work closely with the Dean of the Graduate School as well as the Assistant Dean...

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Postdoctoral Fellowship in DBER @ Cornell University

June 14, 2019

Cornell University is developing a strong DBER community, with faculty, postdocs, and students in biology, physics, economics, and more. DBER efforts also build on the University’s Active Learning Initiative, an institutional funding program to support faculty and departments to implement evidence-based teaching and learning. 

To continue to build this group, we are interested in supporting DBER applications for the Cornell University Presidential Postdoctoral Fellows program (see below). If you are interested in applying with support from faculty in biology and physics...

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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Immunology @ Zarif Lab, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

June 13, 2019
The Zarif laboratory at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is seeking a
Postdoctoral Fellow to investigate the targeting of immune cells as a mechanism to
enhance immunotherapy responses in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
This funded position will involve studies of prostate cancer immunology and cancer
metabolism with an emphasis on understanding how to improve anti-tumor immunity for
metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. The position will involve the use of
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Burnout and mental health problems

Burnout and Mental Health Problems in Doctoral Students (CBE-Life Sciences Article)

June 12, 2019

Although burnout and mental health problems may adversely impact quality of scientific research, academic productivity, and attrition in biomedical doctoral training programs, very little research has been done on this topic. Recent studies have used brief survey methods to begin to explore burnout and mental health problems in biomedical doctoral students. In this pilot study, biomedical doctoral students (N = 69; 12% of enrolled biomedical doctoral students at a large research institution’s school of medicine in the United States) were ad- ministered standardized psychiatric interviews...

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