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Job Opportunity: Diversity and Education Coordinator, University of Pennsylvania

Jul. 24, 2017—The mission of the Center for Engineering MechanoBiology (CEMB) is to discover how biological systems communicate using molecular and cellular methods. The CEMB will engineer new and powerful cell-based devices and train students in the foundations of mechanobiology bringing together leading researchers at the intersection of biology, mechanics, and engineering. Our programs especially seek to develop the...

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Job Opportunity: Education and Professional Development Manger, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Rockville Maryland

Jun. 7, 2017—The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is hiring an Education and Professional Development Manger Primary Function: Develops, organizes and implements programs and projects to promote and improve biochemistry and molecular biology education at the undergraduate, graduate and professional levels. Major Duties and Responsibilities: Oversees all education department projects, including the monthly career-development webinar...

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Job Opportunity: BioFrontiers Institute Assistant Director of Interdisciplinary Education, University of Colorado

May. 18, 2017—University of Colorado – BioFrontiers Institute Assistant Director of Interdisciplinary Education Who we are: At the University of Colorado BioFrontiers Institute, researchers from the life and physical sciences, computer science, and engineering work together to uncover new knowledge at the frontiers of science, and to partner with industry to make their discoveries relevant. The Institute...

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Job Opportunity: Education Program Associate, Penn State Science Outreach, University Park, PA

Apr. 10, 2017—Penn State Science Outreach – Education Program Associate 2 Positions: The Eberly College of Science (ECoS) Office of Science Outreach invites candidates to apply for the position of Education Program Associate. This position reports to the Director of Science Outreach. The successful candidate should, in collaboration, expect to contribute to the following: Program Planning and...

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Vanderbilt Institute for Digital Learning (VIDL) Graduate Fellow Program

Feb. 9, 2017—The Vanderbilt Institute for Digital Learning (VIDL) invites applications for graduate student fellowships for the 2016-2017 academic year. Stipends will be $5,500 per academic year (this is intended to reflect a roughly 5-hour commitment weekly).  The Application To be considered for a VIDL Graduate Fellowship, you must be in good academic standing in a graduate program at...

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Job Opportunity: STEM Education Outreach Specialist, Center for Science and the Schools, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

Dec. 16, 2016—The Center for Science and the Schools (CSATS) at The Pennsylvania State University is hiring a STEM Education Outreach Specialist. Details are below, and the full announcement, including how to apply can be viewed at: https://psu.jobs/job/68241. Applicants should submit a letter of application describing their qualifications for the position, current curriculum vitae, university transcripts, and at...

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Award winning Management and Business Principle Module, now accepting applications

Oct. 28, 2016—Business principles affect all organizations. In today’s highly competitive and highly complicated working environments, understanding these principles gives leaders and managers a strategic advantage, enabling them to handle situations more effectively and make decisions more effectively. In spring semester 2017, the BRET Office of Career Development is offering a module for biomedical PhD students and postdoctoral fellows, Business...

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Job Opportunity: Asst Director, Career Development, Graduate Students, Washington University, St. Louis

Jun. 28, 2016—Assistant Director, Career Development, Graduate Students Essential Functions: Lead graduate career services programming and delivery, clarifying current and desired outcomes for each group of graduates.  Working closely with graduate school leadership, and coordinating with current career services assets across the University, develop programming and advising which will educate students and empower them to establish and...

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Job Opportunity: Asst Director of Professional Development, Univ. of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Jun. 28, 2016—Assistant Director of Professional Development The Assistant Director of Professional Development in the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs is responsible for the implementation of University-wide programs and initiatives that support the professional, personal, and career development of graduate students and postdocs.  The Assistant Director will provide individual career advising for graduate students and postdocs and...

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Job opportunity: Academic Program Manager, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Jun. 28, 2016—Academic Program Manager, Graduate School of Biomedical Science Description This position will assists the Sr. Associate Dean Graduate Education and Academic Program Development in a variety of administrative duties in support of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, as well as coordinating and administering policies and procedures. Office of Postdoctoral Affairs: Manage...

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Job Opportunity: Asst Director of Graduate Career Development, Univ of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Jun. 28, 2016—Assistant Director of Graduate Career Development (STEM) The Graduate Career Development Team at the University of Chicago advises and counsels students, postdocs, and recent graduate alumni concerning their professional development, educational and career trajectory, and other related matters. Assistant Directors conduct individual advising sessions on a daily basis. In collaboration with the UChicagoGRAD team, this...

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Job Posting: Program Manager, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, Vanderbilt University

May. 19, 2016—Program Manager – Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (Job Number: 1604321), Vanderbilt University This position provides judicious and prudent leadership for the long-term and short-term growth of the Vanderbilt University Office of Postdoctoral Affairs which serves the large and complex community of postdoctoral research fellows at Vanderbilt. The OPA encourages individual postdoctoral fellows to develop career-building skills...

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Research Services Consultant I, VICTR, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

May. 13, 2016—In collaboration with the VUMC Human Research Protections Program (HRPP), the Research Services Consultant I (RSC I) assists with the optimal application of the Federal, State, and local laws, guidance documents, VUMC Institutional policies, and Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) policies and procedures while meeting the objectives of the VUMC research community. Consults on research...

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Research Services Consultant II, VICTR, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

May. 13, 2016—In collaboration with the VUMC Human Research Protections Program (HRPP), the Research Services Consultant II (RSC II) assists with the optimal application of the Federal, State, and local laws, guidance documents, VUMC Institutional policies, and Institutional Review Board (IRB) policies and procedures while meeting the objectives of the VUMC research community. Consults on complex research...

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Beyond the Lab: Kathleen Goss, Medical Communications

Apr. 29, 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 Kathleen Goss, Senior Science Writer and Director of Strategic Partnerships at the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Goss spoke at the 2015 Annual Career...

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Job Posting: IT Project Manager/Data Scientist, VICTR

Apr. 29, 2016—IT Project Manager/Data Scientist Job Summary We are seeking a professional IT Project Manager/Data Scientist with the training and curiosity to make big-data discoveries, build the resources necessary to enable those discoveries, and to be responsible for coordinating activities of the project team(s) under occasional guidance. Work closely with research informatics faculty and staff to...

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Job Opportunity: Health Information Systems Project Manager I, VICTR, VUMC

Mar. 31, 2016—Health Information Systems Project Manager I – VUMC– Job Code: 1602535 (Apply here: https://vanderbilt.taleo.net/careersection/.vu_cs_in/jobdetail.ftl?job=1602535) Description: VICTR provides a broad spectrum of modern data and project management support services for research studies, quality improvement initiatives, and operational projects.  Under direct supervision, the Health Information Systems Project Manager I will oversee small projects or phases of larger projects and...

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Job Opportunity: Associate Director for Research Program Development, Arete Program, University of Chicago

Feb. 25, 2016—The Arete Program at the University of Chicago is seeking to fill  the position of Associate Director for Research Program Development and will report to the Executive Director of Arete in the Office of the Vice President for Research and National Laboratories.  The individual hired will be part of the Arete team, the University's research accelerator (http://arete.uchicago.edu).  ...

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PhD Career Connections: Academic Clinical Research

Jan. 13, 2016—PhD Career Connections presents:  Academic Clinical Research panel Tuesday, January 26, 2016 9:00am-10:00am Light Hall 208 REGISTRATION REQUESTED. featuring Mallory Hacker, PhD; Tiffanie Markus, PhD; and Courtnee Melton, PhD Speaker Bios Mallory Hacker, PhD, Research Instructor, Department of Neurology Mallory Hacker is a member of the research faculty in the Division of Movement Disorders, Department...

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2015 Vanderbilt Center for Teaching Fellowships Available

Jan. 16, 2015—Deadline is Monday, February 16, the Center for Teaching (CFT) hires graduate student fellows as part of its efforts to mentor and train graduate students, including those serving as teaching assistants or instructors of record here at Vanderbilt as well as those interested in developing teaching skills for future faculty careers. The CFT has several...

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