Choose, Plan, and Build Your Career
Plan your science career with the help of ASCB’s online career development resources.
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Applying for a new job? Looking to excel where you are? We can help.
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Help underrepresented students and scientists with their professional development.
Other Career Resources
See below for even more career development resources, including course offerings, job sites, and videos.
ASCB-KGI Summer Biotech Course
A Week-Long Course offered by The American Society for Cell Biology and Keck Graduate Institute. The goal of the project is to introduce participants to interdisciplinary teamwork that is common within industry, along with project management and presentation skills.
The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) and Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) are partnering to offer a one-day course for graduate students and postdocs on December 7, 2018, the day before the ASCB Annual Meeting. The course will help basic scientists become more competitive for jobs in biotech, pharma, and industry.
Apply for an Early Career Meeting Grant
This is a great way to advance your career. Team up with some colleagues and let the ASCB help fund a scientific meeting you organize.
Apply for Online CV Review
LNeed some help with a cover letter, CV, resume, statement of teaching philosophy, or other document for the next step in your career? Members of the ASCB are willing to help.
Check out all these links for science jobs and fellowships.
Career Development Videos
Watch these videos on a variety of topics relating to career choices.
COMPASS Career Perspectives
Want to learn more about science careers? See interviews with scientists in imaging, government relations, industry, medical science, outreach, science writing, etc.