Undergraduate Poster Competition Judges Information

Volunteer judges are needed to assist in judging the 22nd annual Undergraduate Poster Competition. The competition is on Saturday, April 21, 2018, at the San Diego Convention Center.

Registration deadline
Feb. 13

Criteria and information for judges:

  • Undergraduate faculty members, principal investigators, industry and government professionals are encouraged to participate as judges. Postdoctoral fellows are not eligible to participate as judges.
  • Judges will not be assigned to judge student posters from their own institution.
  • Judges must attend the mandatory orientation session beginning at 11:30 AM on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Lunch will be provided.
  • Judging typically concludes by 4:30 PM.
  • Registration for the Experimental Biology meeting is required to access the convention center and is not provided gratis.

Awards presentation
Awards will be presented on Sunday, April 22, 2018, at the ASBMB Award for Exemplary Contributions to Education Lecture beginning at 2:30 PM.  All poster competition judges, participants and mentors who are not scheduled to present their posters in the main meeting during this time are encouraged to attend. Unavoidably, some poster presentations for the main meeting will be scheduled in conflict with the awards ceremony. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

For questions, please contact undergradposter@asbmb.org.