January Career Corner: Upcoming Events and Opportunities

EVENTS F-Troop Workshop Wednesdays, starting January 20, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FTroopSpring2021 F-Troop is a hands-on writing workshop that targets pre- and postdoctoral trainees who are preparing an application for a fellowship award (e.g.,...
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SACNAS/GSBS Career Exploration Series: Steve Ramirez, PhD, Assistant Professor, Boston University

The UT Health San Antonio SACNAS (Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science) chapter and the GSBS Office of Career Development hosted a Career Exploration Series Talk in Oct. 2020 with Dr. Steve Ramirez, assistant professor at Boston...
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GSBS Career Exploration Series: Jay Morris, Ph.D., Medical Science Liaison

Jay Morris, Ph.D., spoke at the November Career Exploration Series talk about his career as a medical science liaison at Biotheranostics. Dr. Morris has a B.S and M.S. from Texas Tech University and a Ph.D. in Molecular and Environmental Plant Science from Texas A&M...
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EnventureSA & WISDOM “Inspire” seminar series – With Dr. Arielle Baker

Although scientists are at the forefront of human knowledge, the institutions where they work can often be not as progressive. In recent years, academia has been more attentive to the issues of inclusion, accessibility, and equality, but a lot of work still needs to be done. To...
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EnventureSA “Inspire” seminar series – With Dr. Jay An

Figuring out your future career is hard. Figuring out your future career in graduate school is even harder. Figuring out your future career in graduate school during a pandemic is just ridiculous. To alleviate some of the pain associated with choosing a career path, EnventureSA...
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Career Exploration Talk: Dr. Genevieve Croft, Science Policy

  The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences hosted Dr. Genevieve Croft in Aug. 2020 for a career development talk on science policy. Dr. Croft is a policy analyst at the Congressional Research Service. She is a former AAAS Fellow and a Mirzayan Fellow. She has a Ph.D. in Biology...
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11 Tips For The 3 Minute Thesis Competition

After coaching both the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) and 3-minute post doc competitions at the University of Buffalo, here are my 10 tips for taking 1st place in the competition: Start with “Why,” end with “Why.” As researchers interacting with our peers, we develop a...
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EnventureSA “Inspire” seminar series – With Dr. Teresa Evans

How does a student become a scientist, an educator, a consultant, or an entrepreneur? Graduate school is a very challenging time. Juggling research, classes, writing, and the occasional extracurricular activity can drain even the most organized person out of most of their time....
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