Professional Development

Boot Camp 2020 (INFO)

By James McGonigle on June 12, 2020

2020 Boot Camp:   July 6th – July 17th and hosted by Washington University in St. Louis. DOWNLOAD draft schedule Although current shutdowns related to the COVID-19 pandemic have precluded our ability to offer a residential experience, CEMB is offering a unique virtual program. Our team has gathered expertise from the Center’s partner institutions to create an […]

Trainees ONLY_ Faculty Panel Working Group Meeting

By James McGonigle on November 14, 2019

The faculty panel is scheduled for November 22nd at 1:30-3:00 pm EDT to give trainees the opportunity to ask faculty questions about their career, their pre-doctoral and post-doctoral years, balancing work and life, etc. Attend locally:  CEMB Conference Room (112A LRSM Bldg.) The panel can also be accessed remotely via this BlueJeans link: https://bluejeans.com/524608247 Faculty Panel: […]

Trainee Pilot Award Deadline- September 4

By James McGonigle on August 13, 2019

$10K TRAINEE PILOT AWARDS CEMB encourages applications for up to 3 pilot awards of up to $10,000 each to pairs or groups of CEMB-affiliated trainees to carry out innovative and integrative pilot studies in mechanobiology. Open to any CEMB trainee affiliate (postdocs or graduate students) SEE ANNOUNCEMENT

WashU Trainee Professional Development Event_ FEB 28

By James McGonigle on January 30, 2019

Title:  MEMS Seminar Series Instructor:  Dr. Shashank Shekhar, Senior Postdoctoral Fellow, Brandeis University Location: Brauer Hall Room 12 Time:  2:45 PM (Central) Details https://engineering.wustl.edu/Events/Pages/Seminar-Shashank-Shekhar.aspx  

WashU Trainee Professional Development Event_ FEB 21

By James McGonigle on January 30, 2019

Title:  MEMS Seminar Series Instructor:  Dr. Ruogang Zhao, Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Buffalo Location: Brauer Hall Room 12 Time:  2:45 PM (Central) Details https://engineering.wustl.edu/Events/Pages/Seminar-Ruogang-Zhao.aspx  

WashU Trainee Professional Development Event_ FEB 7

By James McGonigle on January 30, 2019

Title:  MEMS Seminar Series Instructor:  Dr. Matthew Bersi, Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Vanderbilt University Location: Brauer Hall Room 12 Time:  2:45 PM (Central) Details:  https://engineering.wustl.edu/Events/Pages/Seminar-Matthew-Bersi.aspx

WashU Trainee Professional Development Event_ JAN 31

By James McGonigle on January 30, 2019

Title:  A Guide to Your Teaching Job Search Instructor:  Michelle Repice, Assistant Director, Graduate and Postdoctoral Career Development Location: Becker Library, Room 201 Time:  12:00 PM (Central) Details:  https://postdoc.wustl.edu/calendar_event/a-guide-to-your-teaching-job-search/ *RSVP required **Lunch provided

WashU Seminar_ JAN 28

By James McGonigle on January 30, 2019

Title: Collective Behavior Underlying the Mechanobiology of Cells and Tissues Speaker:  Dr. Moumita Das, Rochester Institute of Technology Location: Compton Hall room 241 Time:  4:00 PM (Central) Details:  https://physics.wustl.edu/events/biological-physics-seminar?d=2019-01-28

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- FEB 4

By James McGonigle on January 30, 2019

Title:    Chromosome Segregation: New Insights into Kinetochore Assembly and Regulation Presenter:  Alexander E. Kelly, PhD – Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research. Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium Time:  2:00 – 3:00 PM (Eastern) Details:  http://www.med.upenn.edu/pmi/seminars.html

UPENN_ PCI Speaker Series_ Commercializing Academic Research

By James McGonigle on November 9, 2018

Thursday, November 15, 2018 12:00 – 1:00 PM 10-146 Smilow Center for Translational Research, 3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 David Hsu, Richard A. Sapp Professor of Management at Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania “Bringing Entrepreneurial Ideas To Life: Commercializing Academic Research”. Details