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

The Ombuds Office

The Ombuds Office supports an ethical and civil culture, encouraging mutual understanding and resolution through respectful dialogue and fair processes

PHARMeMED

PHARMeMED provides networking opportunities for professionals within the pharmaceutical and medical sector.

Science Talk

Science talk is a non profit organization which was the brainchild of a small group of science communication professionals who saw a need to gather others and help elevate science in the region.
The purpose of the organization was to bring together individuals passionate about science and share ideas about how science should be best communicated.

Postdoctoral positions in Science Education @Arizona State University

September 11, 2018

Three postdoctoral scholar positions in science education at Arizona State University

The Biology Education Research Lab in the School of Life Sciences at Arizona State University seeks applicants for a postdoctoral research scholar in science education.  These postdoctoral scholars will join a vibrant community of science education research scholars at Arizona State University as part of the Research for Inclusive Science Education (RISE) Center. There are multiple opportunities for professional development and opportunities for the postdoctoral scholar to develop...

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[HILS] Applications for Harvard Horizons are now open!

September 11, 2018

Applications for Harvard Horizons, a professional development opportunity that features and supports the extraordinary researchers who make up Harvard’s PhD community, are open now and close atnoon on October 12. Each year, eight PhD candidates are chosen as Harvard Horizons Scholars and receive in-depth, personalized mentoring and coaching designed to enhance their presentation skills. The program...

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Postdoctoral Fellowship on Undergraduate STEM Education @ University of Georgia

September 5, 2018

Postdoctoral research scholar in undergraduate STEM education research

The Scientists Engaged in Education Research (SEER) center at the University of Georgia (UGA) seeks an applicant for a postdoctoral research scholar in STEM education. The postdoctoral scholar will join a large-scale NSF-funded project to promote institutional transformation in undergraduate STEM education. The postdoctoral scholar will work with a highly collaborative team of discipline-based education researchers to investigate thinking and actions relevant to STEM education among faculty,...

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Assistant Professor of Biology @ Emmanuel College

September 5, 2018

Assistant Professor of Biology, Emmanuel College

Emmanuel College is a co-educational, residential institution with a 17-acre campus in the heart of Boston's educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities. Enrolling more than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students, the College provides boundless opportunities for students to expand their worldview through rigorous coursework, significant internship and career opportunities throughout the Boston area and beyond, collaborations with distinguished and dedicated faculty, and participation in a dynamic campus...

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Lecture Professorships in the Department of Biology @ Georgia State University

September 5, 2018

Faculty Positions at the Rank of Lecture Professor in the Department of Biology, Georgia State University.

The Department of Biology at Georgia State University (GSU) is experiencing dynamic growth under the leadership of a new Director and we invite applications for three (3) Lecture Faculty positions to contribute to this growth. We seek dynamic team-players that value educational assessment, innovative pedagogical tools, mentorship/research and have a strong passion for teaching. The Department enrolls nearly 2300 undergraduate students from diverse...

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Post-doctoral Position on Regenerative Medicine @ The Whitehead Institute

September 5, 2018

The Knouse Lab recently opened at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and we are seeking post-doctoral fellows to join our team! Our lab is harnessing the incredible genetic tractability and regenerative capacity of the mammalian liver to study the reversible cell cycle state known as quiescence in a physiologic context. We are interested in the mechanisms underlying the reversibility of quiescence and its distinction from terminal differentiation with the ultimate goal of unlocking novel approaches for regenerative medicine. To address these questions, we are developing...

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Evidence for a mental health crisis in graduate education (NATURE BIOTECHNOLOGY)

September 2, 2018

There is a growing cry for help from graduate students across the globe who struggle with significant mental health concerns. Despite increased discussion of the topic, there remains a dire need to resolve our understanding of the mental health issues in the trainee population.

Recent research on mental health in the trainee population has focused on within-insti- tution cohorts, such as the 2014 UC Berkeley report, which found that 43–46% of graduate students in the biosciences were depressed, and the 2015 University of Arizona report, which found that a majority of doctoral...

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