Applications are now being accepted for Stanford PRISM (Postdoctoral Recruitment Initiative in the School of Medicine). In late March, the PRISM program will host select late-stage graduate students from diverse backgrounds who are planning their postdoctoral training.
Calling all scientists! Test your science communication skills by entering actor Alan Alda’s contest, The Flame Challenge.
The National Academies has released a report that proposes “a research agenda to help science communicators and researchers identify effective methods of communicating science, particularly when the issues are contentious.” In addition, there will be a public discussion about the report Jan. 10.
By Dawn Hayward | Dec. 22, 2016
The Diversity in Vision Research and Ophthalmology Program of the National Eye Institute at the National Institutes of Health has openings for candidates to perform research on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Md.
The National Institutes of Health undergraduate scholarship program offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science health-related research.
By Nikki Marchan | Dec. 9, 2016
The Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL), in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is now recruiting the inaugural cohort for the APHL-CDC Antimicrobial Resistance fellowship.
By Rita-Marie McFadden | Nov. 17, 2016
We find ourselves at the frontier of data-management policy. Please continue reading for information about how YOU can help guide the National Institute of Health policies concerning practical, ethical and actionable management of federally funded published research, i.e. data.
By Dawn Hayward | Nov. 11, 2016
The Promoting Active Learning and Mentoring (PALM) Network Grant, sponsored by the American Society of Cell Biology and funded by the National Science Foundation, prepares fellows to become effective teachers and mentors to the next generation of scientists.
The Lasker Foundation will host a discussion with Jeremy Nathans as part of the Lasker Lessons in Leadership series at 9 a.m. Nov. 9. The series provides career and leadership advice to young and aspiring scientists.
By Courtney Chandler | Oct. 26, 2016
Reverie’s Innovation Scholarship is accepting applicants from the science, engineering and/or design fields until Nov. 15.
By Dawn Hayward | Oct. 18, 2016
The Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology will host a free live webcast on gene editing, titled “The Genome Editing Revolution: Translating Genome Editing Technologies into Human Therapies,” on Nov. 10.
By Courtney Chandler | Oct. 18, 2016
The San Diego Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Award is seeking postdoctoral applicants for a three-year program.
Resubmitting a R01 grant proposal to the National Institutes of Health in 2017? Want to work closely with successful senior researchers to address the summary statements and revisions? The National Research Mentoring Network has worked with people like to you on their journey to becoming independent researchers.
Educurious is excited to announce the start of the fall 2016 virtual mentorship cycle!
Requests for caring and supportive mentors like you are coming in from all across the United States.
By Dawn Hayward | Oct. 11, 2016
The National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine’s Emerging Science for Environmental Decisions program is hosting a free two-day workshop focused on personal testing for environmental exposures Nov. 16–17 in Washington, D.C.
By Courtney Chandler | Oct. 11, 2016
The Biochemical Society has begun accepting applications for its Diversity in Science Grants.
By Dawn Hayward | Oct. 11, 2016
Polymer Solutions blog recently posted a letter to undergraduate students in chemistry giving excellent advice on how to succeed as a new student.