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DC Science Policy Workshop

Kate Stuart
March 11, 2014

Applications are now open for this summer’s science policy immersion program in Washington, D.C., presented by the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University.  This is a great program for graduate students in science and engineering who are interested in how decisions about science and innovation funding, regulation, and policy are made. Students interested in careers in science policy can survey important fellowship opportunities and meet current science and innovation policy professionals. 

CIRTL's Online Offerings

Kate Stuart
March 6, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Check out the many learning opportunities offered for postdocs through the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) Network.

Insight Healthcare seminar, McKinsey & Company

Kate Stuart
March 5, 2014
Posted in Announcements

June 26-29, 2014, in Philadelphia, PA Sponsored by McKinsey & Company, Insight Healthcare is a three-day insider's look into management consulting for medical students, interns, residents and fellows, PhDs and post-docs in healthcare-related disciplines. This comprehensive seminar will cover a range of topics important to those who are exploring alternative career possibilities.

2014 Bridge to BCG workshop

Kate Stuart
March 5, 2014
Posted in Announcements

The Boston Consulting Group announces our 2014 Bridge to BCG workshop designed for Advanced Degree Candidates. If you want to discover more about a consulting career Bridge to BCG will provide a view into what consulting and BCG is like. During these 3 day workshops you will have the opportunity to: Find out about consulting and get to know BCG Participate in a realistic case experience Learn from BCG's thought leaders

FDA Commissioner's Fellowship Program

Kate Stuart
March 5, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Touch the Lives of All Americans! FDA invites outstanding healthcare professionals, scientists, and engineers to apply to its two-year Fellowship Program, where they will receive regulatory science training and the chance to conduct cutting-edge research on targeted scientific, policy, or regulatory issues under the mentorship of an FDA senior scientist.   Coursework & Preceptorship

Applications are now being accepted for paid summer internships in R&D at Procter & Gamble

Kim Petrie
March 4, 2014

Procter & Gamble offers paid summer internship opportunities in Research & Development for doctoral students at their corporate headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. If you are interested in learning more about these opportunities, search for them by requisition ID at the P&G careers website. RND - PhD - Doctoral Internship – Chemistry (Requisition ID: RND00002615) RND - PhD - Doctoral Internship - Particles & Polymers (Requisition ID: RND00002588)

Job Opportunity: Tenure-Track Investigator, NIAA

Kate Stuart
March 3, 2014

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), a major research component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting for a tenure-track investigator to establish and direct an independent research program in the area of human brain imaging in the Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies (LCTS), Division of Intramural Clinical and Biological Research (DICBR), NIAAA.

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.

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