Diversity Matters

Oh, the places you will go with a PhD in biology!

June 18, 2019
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How can we empower students and postdocs to cope with the scarcity of academic jobs by embarking on other careers…

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ABRCMS and SACNAS: Building a Bridge to Cell Biology through Mentorship and Community

August 22, 2018
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Achieving a diverse and inclusive scientific community is a goal shared by ASCB and many other organizations. Diversity-oriented Science, Technology,…

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Leticia Vega

Critical Career Transitions: So I Got Tenure, Now What?

July 11, 2018
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Three pillars of faculty development at most institutions are teaching, scholarship, and service. Though much attention has been given to…

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Know an assistant professor in need of grant writing help?

March 20, 2018
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The ASCB Faculty Research and Education Development (FRED) Mentoring Program aims to promote grant funding success for junior faculty or…

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Alliance of scientific societies for broad participation in STEM

March 16, 2018
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The Biophysical Society and the ASCB are leading an effort with the support of the National Science Foundation to create…

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Scientific societies join forces to increase diversity in STEM

December 19, 2017
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With the support of the National Science Foundation, the American Society for Cell Biology and the Biophysical Society have joined…

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MAC Holds 2017 Faculty Research and Education Development Program

September 12, 2017
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On July 13, 2017, the ASCB Minorities Affairs Committee (MAC) kicked off its annual Faculty Research and Education Development (FRED)…

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Applications Now Open for Four MAC Programs

February 7, 2017
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More information is available at ascb.org/community-committee/minorities-affairs. All four applications close on March 1, 2017. Faculty Research and Education Development (FRED)…

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Segarra to Co-Chair Minorities Affairs Committee

November 7, 2016
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The ASCB Council has appointed Verónica A. Segarra, High Point University, NC, to be the next Co-Chair of the Minorities…

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2016 MAC Summer Workshops Foster the Career Development of Life Scientists at Different Stages in Their Training

October 3, 2016
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The Minorities Affairs Committee (MAC) is a standing committee of the ASCB whose goals include fostering the professional development of…

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