Applications are now open for ComSciCon 2019! The 7th annual Communicating Science workshop will be held in San Diego, CA, on July 11-13, 2019. Graduate students at U.S. and Canadian institutions in all fields of science, technology, engineering, health, mathematics, and related fields are encouraged to apply. The application will close on March 1st.
Acceptance to the workshop is competitive. Attendance is free, and travel support and lodging will be provided to accepted applicants.
Participants will build the communication skills that scientists and other technical professionals need to express complex ideas to the general public, experts in other fields, and their own peers. In addition to panel discussions (on topics such as Creative Storytelling, Science Journalism, and Diversity/Inclusivity), ample time will be allotted for networking with science communication experts and developing science outreach collaborations with fellow graduate students.
CGS is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher (2-year contract, Full-time), Graduate Student Researcher (Spring 2019, Part-time, Renewable), and Graduate Student Researcher (Summer 2019, Full-time) to join the CGS Research Team. Position descriptions and information about the application materials can be found in the . Please encourage interested and qualified students and recent graduates to apply.
We are currently seeking a PhD or Masters in a scientific field, MD or RN tosupport our Healthcare Consulting Practice. This position allows individualswith an advanced degree the opportunity to leverage their research experienceto transition into working on behalf of the pharmaceutical industry. Please see below for a detailed job description.
Engagement Leader / Research Consultant
is a full service research solutions firm providing primary research, secondary
research and analysis to pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device
companies. Our team of Competitive Intelligence (CI) experts work
directly with intelligent, experienced clients at the highest levels of Fortune
100 companies. We help our clients make informed, key decisions by
providing a clearer picture of competitor activities. Decisive offers a dynamic
work environment, collaborating with experienced and intelligent colleagues,
with the continued opportunity to keep learning.
The consulting role offers a wide variety of work, the opportunity to help shapethe strategy of top tier pharmaceutical companies and the ability to carve outyour own niche based on your specific expertise. It is not required thatprospective candidates have experience in healthcare consulting. Decisiveoffersan extensive on-the-job training program, and opportunities for professionalgrowth, designed to develop the skills needed for employees to leverage theirclinical backgrounds and medical credentials to support our client’s businessneeds.
following are just a few samples of our recent work in Healthcare Competitive
Development of go-to-market strategy
Assessment of changes in the treatment paradigm
Review of clinical development timelines and assessment
of likelihood of success
Rx to OTC strategy support
Physician perspectives on treatment options
Adherence to Decisive’s Research Ethics & Integrity
Upholding high, professional company standards at all
Partnering with Decisive team members to achieve client
Performing secondary research in multiple therapeutic
Writing reports incorporating primary and secondary
Exhibiting a professional, positive attitude with a
willingness to grow your career
Requirements include any of the following:
A Master’s degree from an accredited Physician
Assistant program, MD, DO, EdD, RN or AANP; a current license is not
A PhD in immunology, biology, neuroscience, physiology,
oncology or related fields
Master’s degree in a scientific field
order to be considered, applicants must have:
A strong clinical background
Proficient written and verbal communications skills,
with the ability to quickly build rapport and establish relationships
Experience presenting data/reports to professional
The willingness and desire to work in multiple
Ability to work under variable deadlines
The ability to work independently, as well as
collaborate with team members and senior staff to meet project goals and
Strong attention to detail with analytical skills
An interest in the clinical and research side of the
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic PC
A valid Passport
Willingness to travel globally and attend major medical
conferences (less than 10% travel will be required for Engagement Leader
and Analyst Roles)
Experience in technology transfer or consulting not
required but helpful
The is offering internship positions Internship for undergrad and graduate students.The majority of INL internships are in STEM fields suchasnuclear engineering, mechanical engineering, renewableenergy, chemistry, physics, computer science andcyber security.However, INL also offers internships in fields such as accounting,business, finance, marketing, communications, education, English,public health, fire protection, welding, logistics and many others.
INL interns are paid a
nationally competitive wage based on number of credits completed and
degree program. Many of INL internships also offer travel
reimbursements and a generous housing stipend. The timing and length of
internships are based on the need of the mentor and the availability of
Michigan State University is currently inviting applications from US graduate students for the 2019 (NSF-funded) US-China InternationalResearch Experience for Students (IRES) focused on (ASSURE).
This research opportunity is for graduate students who are
interested in building international research relationships,
gaining experience in developing/porting software and algorithms for
supercomputers with either classical or emerging architectures and exploring
China. Students spend 2 months in the Summer researching at one
of 3 host-institutions in China (China’s #1 supercomputing Center (NSCC-Wuxi),
East China Normal – Shanghai or Tsinghua University- Beijing). Students may
select from a list of projects or propose a project they wish to work on
during their time abroad.
Research areas include: Earth & Weather
Systems, Advanced Manufacturing, Big Data and Machine Learning.
Funding is provided for student round trip
travel to China, accommodation and meals, international health insurance
and a stipend ($500 per week).
Applicants fromall US universities are
invited to apply (),
including women and other underrepresented minorities. Applicants must
be US citizens and permanent residents and should be enrolled in a
graduate program for the duration of the time they are abroad. See
full eligibility requirements here: .
The is offering an exciting opportunity for a postdoctoral candidate to evaluate and develop new threat-detection technologies for critical real-world applications. TSL has successfully exported research-grade infrared and Raman spectra to low-resolution handheld spectrometers for explosives detection in the field and is interested in extending this process to other modalities.
Applicants must be completing a PhD or have received a doctoral degree within five years of the desired starting date in Chemistry, Solid State Physics, or related field.
If interested or just need more information feel free to email [email protected] or see the link below.
Join the Center for Advanced Imaging at Harvard as a Postdoctoral Scholar!
The Center for Advanced Imaging at Harvard is seeking life and physical scientists, computer scientists, and engineers with an interest in imaging to develop innovative imaging technologies, apply these technologies to biomedical investigations, or both. Positions are available in the following areas.Chromatin Dynamics and Organization
A position is available to develop novel microscopy methods to study chromatin biology in living cells. Research will focus on designing and developing cell systems to study chromatin biology in the context of DNA damage.
Machine Learning and Computational Biology
A position is available to develop novel computational imaging technologies for microscopy. Research will focus on designing and developing novel computational imaging methods hand in hand with novel optical microscopy architectures.
Applications for the 2019 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program are now open and will close on Friday, February 1, 2019.
The L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program honors female scientists at a critical stage in their careers with grants of $60,000 each. Since 2003, we’ve awarded 75 postdoctoral women scientists nearly $4 million in grants. We’re seeking five exceptional female scientists looking to advance their research and serve as role models for the next generation of girls in STEM.
Attached, please find (attachments may appear at bottom of email):
Application Flyer (optimized for email forwarding or printing as an 8.5” x 11” poster)
Social Media Graphics (for a Facebook or Twitter post)
FWIS Program Fact Sheet
Candidates are selected from a variety of fields including the life and physical/material sciences, technology (including computer science), engineering, and mathematics. Candidates must have completed their PhD and have started in their postdoctoral position by the application deadline.
The application and more information about the L’Oréal USA For Women in Science program can be found at.
Should you have any questions or require additional information, please contact me at [email protected].
The TSL is offering an opportunity for a postdoctoral candidate to evaluate and develop new threat-detection technologies for real-world applications.
Participant Benefits include a stipend for living and other expenses, and may also be eligible to receive a health insurance allowance and reimbursement for travel expenses.
Participant must be completing a PhD or have received a doctoral degree within five years of the desired starting date in Chemistry, Solid State Physics, or related field, and the participant must be a US Citizen.
The (YSS) is a video series produced by iBiology that features young scientists giving talks about their research and discoveries. It is a great opportunity for PhD students and postdocs in the biological sciences who are interested in science communication and in sharing their work with an international audience of students, scientists, and educators. The YSS is a collaboration between the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation, the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science at Stony Brook University, and iBiology.
Participants in the 2019 YSS must apply to be selected. Four winners will attend a multi-day workshop in San Francisco led by , in collaboration with the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, a leading organization in training scientists to give effective talks. After this training, the selected winners record their 30-minute talks in a green screen studio, which are posted on iBiology.org as part of the . The winners will also receive a $500 honorarium.
More information about the 2019 YSS and application details can be found at: . Applications are open until December 17, 2018. To watch the videos of the Young Scientist Seminars please visit: .