Posts tagged Career Options: Pharma/Biotech

Beyond the Lab: Jeremy Richman, From Pharma to Foundation

Kate Stuart
April 4, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Jeremy Richman, a former Vanderbilt postdoctoral fellow and the founder and CEO of the Avielle Foundation.    This video is supported by a BEST award from the Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health* (DP7OD018423) Check out the video! Can't watch the video? Read the transcript below!

Job Opportunity: Applied Research Scientist at Molecular Sensing, Inc., Nashville, TN

Ashley Brady
February 3, 2016

Molecular Sensing Inc., is seeking an experienced biophysicist or biochemist for scientific application work at our headquarter laboratories in Nashville, Tennessee. Major responsibilities involve development of binding assays and characterization of drug-target interactions for our pharmaceutical client’s as part of our Drug Discovery Services outsourcing business.

Beer & Biotech with Life Science TN, November 10

Kate Stuart
October 28, 2015
Posted in Announcements

Sponsored by the Life Science TN-Academic Alliance, Beer & Biotech will be held on Tuesday, November 10, 6pm, at Craft Brewed.  This installment of Beer with Biotech will include a panel of representatives from the telemedicine company Octovis.  Grad students or post-docs interested in learning about biomedical start-ups or who would like to network with members of the academic and industrial life science community here in Nashville are welcome, first beer is on us!   

ASPIRE Internship: NextGxDx

Ashley Brady
August 24, 2015
Posted in Announcements

ASPIRE Internship Opportunity: NextGxDx, Inc Product Development Analyst 810 Crescent Center Drive, Suite 280 Franklin, TN 37067   NextGxDx ( is a startup healthcare IP company located in Franklin, TN at the Cool Springs Life Science Center.  Our mission is to help physicians search, compare, and order the right genetic test, the first time.

Scientist Mentoring & Diversity Program for Biotech Program

Kate Stuart
March 20, 2015
Posted in Announcements

What is SMDP Biotech? The one year career mentoring program pairs ethnically diverse graduate students and post-doctoral researchers with industry mentors who work at biotech companies. With their mentors, Scholars attend a 6-day training session to learn about career opportunities in the biotech industry and receive career development coaching.  They also attend a major biotech industry convention. Who may apply?

Apply now for the ASCB short course on Managing Science in the Biotech Industry

Kim Petrie
March 12, 2015

The American Society of Cell Biology will again be offering a 2015 course for PhD students and postdocs called Managing Science in the Biotech Industry: An Intensive Course for Students and Postdocs. The course will be held July 12-24, 2015, at the Keck Graduate Institute in California. The course will introduce PhD scientists to the culture and infrastructure of life sciences companies and to the competencies needed to thrive in industry.

Managing Science in the Biotech Industry: A Mini-Course for Students and Postdocs, University of Pennsylvania

Rachel Howell
October 22, 2014

Managing Science in the Biotech Industry: A Mini-Course for Students and Postdocs December 5, 2014, University of Pennsylvania Campus, Philadelphia PA Location: Stemmler-Dunlop Auditorium, 3450 Hamilton Walk, and Smilow Center for Translational Research Perelman School of Medicine, 3400 Civic Center Blvd.