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Martina Efeyini
December 04, 2020
Careers columnist Martina G. Efeyini talked to Kerisha Bowen about how she transitioned from organic chemist to patent agent.
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Calendar of events, awards and opportunities
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Calendar of events, awards and opportunities

November 15, 2020

Happening this week: Essay contest for Black scientists, ASBMB career-development webinars, Ph.D-M.D. lecture and seminar on ether lipids.

The future of ASBMB meetings is virtual
ASBMB Annual Meeting

The future of ASBMB meetings is virtual

November 10, 2020

The ASBMB moves toward hosting an entirely virtual annual meeting in 2021 and an independent annual meeting in 2023

Calendar of events, awards and opportunities
Announcement

Calendar of events, awards and opportunities

November 08, 2020

Just added: Caltech undergraduate program, essay contest for URM scientists, and meeting on proteinases and their inhibitors.

Cold emails: a pandemic-friendly way to find a postdoc position
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Cold emails: a pandemic-friendly way to find a postdoc position

November 06, 2020

Cold emailing, or sending an email to someone you don’t know, can be a little stressful, but now that face-to-face meetings are limited, it's a crucial skill.

The midcareer move
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The midcareer move

November 04, 2020

After making it in academia, why would a tenured professor choose to seek a leadership role in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry? What challenges might someone making this change encounter along the way?

Calendar of events, awards and opportunities
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Calendar of events, awards and opportunities

November 01, 2020

There's still time to watch our free screening of "Picture a Scientist" and register for our Q&A with the director.

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Calendar of events, awards and opportunities

What's happening this week: Deadline for grants for students with disabilities and seminar on phosphoinositide lipids.
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Time, place and pay
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Time, place and pay

October 30, 2020

These three factors significantly influenced Brandon Anjuwon–Foster's decision to take a job in industry rather than continuing on the academic research path.

Calendar of events, awards and opportunities
Announcement

Calendar of events, awards and opportunities

October 25, 2020

New this week: Free weeklong screening (for ASBMB members) of "Picture a Scientist," followed by a panel discussion with the director and women scientists. Plus, UW will host a virtual symposium celebrating Edmond H. Fischer.

Alternative science careers at a glance
Jobs

Alternative science careers at a glance

October 23, 2020

Are you interested in a career away from the bench and the academy? Columnist Martina G. Efeyini highlights a handful of jobs to help you start thinking outside the box.

Calendar of events, awards and opportunities
Announcement

Calendar of events, awards and opportunities

October 18, 2020

Just added: SACNAS is this week! Plus, two Lipid Research Division talks and the AAAS mass media fellowship

What to consider during your Ph.D. rotations
Life in the Lab

What to consider during your Ph.D. rotations

October 16, 2020

Choosing the right lab doesn't hinge on the science alone. Find out what other factors you should weigh before making this important decision.

What would Julia Child do?
Professional Development

What would Julia Child do?

October 15, 2020

Pete Kennelly proposes that online labs should be designed with an eye to enhancing student participation and maintaining causal connections.

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