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Postdoctoral Fellowship with Vanderbilt-Zambia Network for Innovation in Global Health Technologies (VZNIGHT)

Kim Petrie
August 14, 2013

This NIH-funded postdoctoral fellowship is a two part program that will consist of a 12 months of diagnostic development at Vanderbilt University, in Nashville, Tennessee, followed by 6 months of mentored field testing and product development with our partner organizations in Zambia. For more information please visit our website at: www.vanderbilt.edu/VZNIGHTor email the VZNIGHT Team at: VZNIGHT@vanderbilt.edu.

Industry Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity

Kim Petrie
August 14, 2013

Our experienced scientific team has joined forces with an impressive group of industry professionals, Nobel Laureates, and other distinguished researchers to form a brand new company where innovation and cutting edge science will provide the foundation for a robust drug discovery engine. NGM's postdoctoral fellowship program is an integral part of our research effort, with an emphasis on recruiting scientists interested in pioneering various aspects of target identification and validation.

Job Opportunity - Virology Core Lab Manager at Duke Human Vaccine Institute

Kim Petrie
August 14, 2013

The manager will be responsible for developing, implementing and managing collaborative and fee-for-service research projects for academic and industrial partners.  The manager will also be responsible for a comprehensive BSL-3/Select Agent safety program, supervising research staff, and collaborating with DHVI faculty on writing research proposals, presentations and publications. Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D. in the field of Virology with a minimum of 5 years related experience.

Job Opportunity - Career Lecturer in Biology at Wake Forest

Kim Petrie
August 14, 2013

The successful candidate will have prior college-level teaching experience at the college level and qualified to teach the following undergraduate courses:  (1) Cell Biology, (2) Genetics and Molecular Biology and (3) Biochemistry.   He or she will also be encouraged and supported in the development of courses in their special areas of interest.  The faculty of the Department of Biology represents a broad array of disciplinary interests and is committed to exposing undergraduates to that breadth.  The department graduate

Job Opportunity: Postdoc in Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham

August 14, 2013

H130701 - Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease   Mentor: Ganesh V Halade, PhD, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham located at 703, 19th Street South, ZRB 310A, Birmingham, AL 35294-0007 Telephone: (205) 996-4139 Fax: (205) 975-5150 E-mail:halade@uab.edumailto:halade@uab.edu> This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Job Opportunity: Journals Assistant Editor

August 13, 2013

Journals Assistant Editor GENETICS and G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics, the journals of the Genetics Society of America, are seeking a Journals’ Assistant Editor to work with the Editors-in-Chief (EiCs), Senior Editors and the Executive Editor to fulfill our mission to identify and communicate significant discoveries and advances in genetics. 

Job Opportunity: University of Michigan Society of Fellows

August 9, 2013

MICHIGAN SOCIETY OF FELLOWS                                              Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies                                                      University of Michigan                                                                                             

Job Opportunity: Science Policy with FASEB

Kim Petrie
August 9, 2013

The individual will track legislative and policy developments affecting FASEB member societies, draft congressional and membership correspondence, position papers and testimony, support the Director of Legislative Relations and Director of Public Affairs, represent FASEB and its member societies in meetings on Capitol Hill and with other coalition partners, and arrange and staff meetings for FASEB leadership.  

How to Create an RCR Education Plan for your Fellowship or Career Development Award Application

Kate Stuart
August 8, 2013

Friday, Aug 09, 2013  How to Create an RCR Education Plan for your Fellowship or Career Development Award Application(Elizabeth Heitman) SummaryRCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. This presentation will explore the criteria of and recommendations for creating a Responsible Conduct of Research education plan for an NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award application.

Job Opportunity: STEM Education Postdoctoral Research Associate, Brown University

August 7, 2013

AAU STEM Education Postdoc position   Brown University is seeking a motivated, experienced postdoctoral fellow from a STEM discipline (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) to work with the Harriet W. Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, in collaboration with the Office of the Dean of the College.  Brown has been awarded a three-year grant from the Association of American Universities to develop and integrate new approaches in introductory level STEM courses through an institution-wide collaborative model.    

Ten Take-Aways from the Career Symposium

Kim Petrie
August 7, 2013

Your professional journey will be unpredictable and unforgettable. Begin your journey by understanding your strengths. Strengths Finder 2.0 is a great place to start. (Linda Distlerath) Have a good dose of humility. In your first job, find a buddy who can help guide you through the unwritten protocols and etiquette of your workplace environment. (Linda Distlerath)

Early registration ends today for ADDC/LST conference in Nashville

Kim Petrie
August 1, 2013
Posted in Announcements

This conference is being held in conjunction with the 2013 Life Science Tennessee annual conference, and your registration fee provides entrance to both organization’s activities. This will be a great opportunity to network with professionals in the life science industry from around Tennessee and the country. More information is available at www.addc2013.com and http://lifesciencetn.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=77. P.S.

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