Career Videos

“Tune up Your Career” Video Series

These career development videos were selected from sessions recorded at the 2019 ASCB|EMBO Meeting.

Are you interested in a career in academia but unfamiliar with the standards and expectations of chalk talks often given…

In today’s intense research environment, scientists must become effective communicators to gain a competitive edge and make a difference in…

This panel discussion will focus on exploring biotechnology career options beyond research. Many PhDs face barriers to jobs in industry…

Growth in the trainee population without a concomitant increase in future employment opportunities presents a Malthusian dilemma for biomedical research.…

The transition to any leadership position comes with new challenges and unknowns. This especially holds true for starting one’s own…

Research is becoming ever more complex and increasingly requires access to state-of-the-art technologies and specialized expertise, which are not always…

Training environments and careers in academia can be very stressful at all stages. Managing this stress and maintaining good mental…

“What Cell Biology Career is Right for You?” Video Series

View these videos from career programs at past ASCB|EMBO meetings to find out what science career is right for YOU. The first in the series can be viewed by nonmembers.

Career Options for Cell Biologists

Joel Tolson, Graduate Student Career Advisor, University of California, San Diego This session will provide an overview of the variety…

MD-PhD, Is it Right for Me?

Paul Insel, University of California, San Diego Neil Chi, University of California, San Diego Mary Lewinski, University of California, San…

Careers in Science: Academic Core Facilities

Supported by Nikon Instruments, Inc.   Josh Rappoport, Core Facility Director, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine – Managing a…

Dissecting Job Ads and Tailoring Your Résumé

Joe Cribari, Founder and CEO, JC3 Consulting   Recruiters spend an average of just 5-7 seconds assessing a résumé or…

Navigating the Faculty Job Search at an R1 Institute

Jim Wilhelm, Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego Kassandra Ori-McKenney, Assistant Professor, University of California, Davis Naiara Akizu, Assistant…

Research Careers in Biotechnology

Ryan Taft, Senior Director of Scientific Research, Illumina Milos Lazic, Scientist, Jecure Therapeutics Mary Matyskiela, Senior Scientist, Celgene   This…