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ASM Headquarter (HQ) Fellowship Program

Kate Stuart
February 28, 2014
Posted in Announcements

The purpose of ASM HQ Fellowship Program is to provide an intense and multi-faceted training experience for individuals who will have completed a doctoral degree (M.D., Ph.D., D.V.M., D.D.S., or equivalent) by June 2014 or are currently in post-doctoral degree training and are interested in exploring careers outside the traditional academic environment.

Job Opportunity: Postdoc, Mentored Experiences in Research, Instruction, and Teaching (MERIT)

Kate Stuart
February 28, 2014

Mentored Experiences in Research, Instruction and Teaching (MERIT)  for Postdocs An NIH-funded IRACDA Program The MERIT Program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is seeking individuals who are interested in outstanding research and teaching experiences during their postdoctoral training. It will provide research experiences at UAB and teaching experiences at partner institutions, including Oakwood University and Stillman College, located near UAB.

Duke Masters in Bioethics and Science Policy

Kate Stuart
February 26, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Duke Master of Arts in Bioethics & Science Policy Advances in the sciences and technology shape our lives and our societies, raising a myriad of questions: Is it ethical to clone part of a human being? Should we use technologies that enhance or alter our brains? Will we permit the police to store DNA forever, even for those who have never committed a crime? Duke’s MA in Bioethics & Science Policy invites students to address these questions and many more. The program:

Job Opportunity: APLU Congressional and Governmental Affairs Professional Staff

Kate Stuart
February 26, 2014

APLU Congressional and Governmental Affairs Professional Staff The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) -- a research, policy, and advocacy organization representing 223 public research universities, land-grant institutions, state university systems, and related organizations – seeks a highly skilled professional staff member who will play a key role in its Congressional and Governmental Affairs department.

Office of Science and Technology Policy Summer Internship Program

Kate Stuart
February 26, 2014
Posted in Announcements

OSTP Internship Program—Summer 2014 The Office of Science and Technology Policy is currently accepting applications for its Summer 2014 Internship Program.  The application deadline is 11:59pm Friday, March 7.  Students who are U.S. citizens and who will be actively enrolled during the 2014 academic year are welcome to apply. More information and application instructions are available at http://www.whitehouse.gov/ostp/about/student/. 

Job Opportunity: Senior Research/Writer

Kate Stuart
February 26, 2014

We're looking for a senior researcher/writer to join our team. This person will lead projects focused on the pharma life sciences sector in producing up to 3 major (10-14 page) research projects a year, as well as shorter papers and video interviews. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic sharp thinker who has digital experience and comes with ideas for communicating in the digital age (blogging, videos, interactive graphics, charticles, etc.) The individual will also serve as a writing coach for younger members of the team.

Job Opportunity: Science Policy Analyst, APS

Kate Stuart
February 26, 2014

The American Physiological Society seeks a Science Policy Analyst to identify emerging issues involving biomedical research with animals; help formulate Society responses to these issues; and keep the APS leadership and members informed on these issues. Qualifications will include an advanced degree in the life sciences; familiarity with life sciences research; superior communication and interpersonal skills; proficiency with Microsoft Office; and some experience in policy or a related area such as public outreach.

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