SKCCC Community Science Day:
Thursday, October 27, 2016
Targeted for students ages 10 – 11 (5thGraders)
10 a.m.-12noon (four experiments, 30 minutes each)
The Teaching Academy:
Partnered with the Professional Development and Career Office to provide postdoctoral research fellows with formal training in teaching. Series of six workshops on the East Baltimore campus that cover a range of topics related to college and university teaching.
CASUAL CONVERSATION – ENTREPRENEURSHIP WITH RAVGEN FOUNDER Wednesday, October 19th 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
RAVINDER DHALLAN, MD, PHD
Where: STILE Classroom, PCTB Building
JOB TOOLS BOOTCAMP
Thursday, October 20th 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: 1830 East Monument Building Room 2-108
This interactive workshop will focus on non academic careers and provide an overview of resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn, informational interviews and networking
GRANTS, FUNDING AND FELLOWSHIPS SEMINAR WITH DR. SIN URBAN, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND GENETICS, JHSOM
Tuesday, October 25th 9:30 am to 11:00 am
Where: 1830 East Monument Building, Bodian Conference Room (Rm 2-202)
This Effective Science Communication course class will review grants, funding sources and fellowships as well as methods for organizing proposals and successful grant writing.
BCI AND JHPDA: AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY (ASBMB) EMPLOYER VISIT
Wednesday, October 26th 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Where: Rangos 490
Join guest speakers Raj Mukhopadhyay, PhD, Managing Editor for ASBMB Today and Geoff Hunt, PhD, Manager of Public Outreach to hear about careers in science writing and science outreach as well current projects at ASBMB
SPACE - Science Policy and Communication Enthusiasts
Thursday, October 27th, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
SHOULD WE MODIFY OUR GENOME?:BASIC RESEARCH AND ROGUE CLINICS with DEBRA MATTHEWS, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR FOR SCIENCE PROGRAMS, BERMAN INSTITUTE OF BIOETHICS
- a group of postdocs and graduate students interested in science policy and communication and science policy careers. Craft Beer and refreshments will be served for this engaging discussion about policy issues related to genomics.