Career Center

ASCB Learning Center, Hall D


Sunday 7:30 am-8:00 pm

Monday 7:30 am-8:00 pm

Tuesday 7:30 am-4:00 pm

Wednesday CLOSED

Job Postings

Employers may post job descriptions and contact information on the poster boards.

Onsite CV Review

Drop-in 9:00 am-4:00 pm, Sunday-Tuesday

Have an experience ASCB member help you hone the perfect CV. Sign up early as this is first come first serve. Sign-up starts at 7:30 am on Sunday. Please bring a paper copy of your CV.

Personalized Career Coaching

Drop-in 9:00 am-4:00 pm, Sunday-Tuesday

Talk one-on-one with life sciences career experts about your personal career trajectory.

Immigration Consultation

Drop-in 9:00 am-4:00 pm, Sunday-Tuesday

Stop by for a free individual immigration consultation from experts from Getson & Schatz

Schedule of Presentations:

Sunday, December 13

Delivering Science: Effective Communication Skills to Become a Successful Scientist
9:00-10:25 am

Making the Most of the Annual Meeting
10:30-11:25 am

MD-PhD, Is It Right for Me?
12:00-12:55 pm

Startups and Scientists: Our Strengths and Weaknesses as Entrepreneurs
1:00-1:55 pm

Career Panel: Science Policy
2:00-2:55 pm

Career Panel: Consulting and Entrepreneurship
3:00-4:00 pm

Monday, December 14

Green Cards for Scientific Researchers: U.S. Immigration Options
9:00-10:00 am

Simple Social Media for Scientists
10:00-11:00 am

Answers to Questions about Peer Review
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Programmatic Efforts at NIH to Promote and Support the Careers of Women in Biomedical Science
12:00-12:55 pm

Career Options and Job Resources for Scientists
1:00-1:55 pm

Career Panel: Science Communication
2:00-2:55 pm

Career Panel: Teaching and University Administration
3:00-3:55 pm

Networking Happy Hour
4:00-6:00 pm

Tuesday, December 15

Building a Successful Research Program with Undergraduates—A Roadmap
10:30 am- 12:30pm

Navigating the New NIH Biosketch
1:00 pm – 1:55 pm

Career Panel: Industry and Sales
2:00 pm – 2:55 pm

Career Panel: Research Development and Grant Administration
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm