Grant Opportunities – Updated May 1, 2015

Here is where we will organize information about grant opportunities we particularly want to highlight for ASCB members and affiliates. We will periodically update the table below, with the most recent information at the top of the table. If you know of a grant opportunity  … Read more

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Postdoc and Student Meeting Resources

Financial Support for One-Day Local Meetings Organized by Grad Students and Postdocs Apply for funds to organize a meeting involving two or more institutions (in the USA or international), on a topic related to cell biology. Application deadlines: October 1, 2012, and April 1, 2013.  … Read more

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Career Resources for Postdocs and Students

Visit our ASCB Online Job Board. View Career Resources Links. View Career Publications. The ASCB offers many resources for Postdocs and Students looking to enter into the professional, scientific job market, including our Online Job Board.   See above for a list of resources and  … Read more

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Job/Fellowship Resources

ASCB Online Job Board NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education Career Center AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships Fellowships in Research and Science Teaching Higher Education Jobs University Job Bank Biotech Featured Jobs Biospace Jobs Chronicle of Higher Education: Chronicle Careers Science Careers Job  … Read more

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Careers Information

ASCB Online Job Board Whether you are looking to fill a position or find a job, our ASCB Online Job Board hopes to help. We hope this site serves as an invaluable year-round resource for you and your organization.   Click here to go to  … Read more

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Career Publications

Career Books, Published by the ASCB Career Advice for Life Scientists I and II Download a PDF. (reprinted in 2008 in a combined single volume) Career Advice for Life Scientists III Download a PDF. Other Career Publications Life Sciences Research and Teaching: Strategies for a  … Read more

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Career Presentations

Sustaining Women in Science:”Lessons from the American Society for Cell Biology” Joan Goldberg Download file Cell Biology in the 21st Century:Challenges and Opportunities Sandra Schmid, Ph.D. Download file Workshop Materials Academic Job Applications Job Search Techniques: CVs, Cover Letters, Teaching Portfolios/Statements, Research Statements, and Reference  … Read more

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How To Get A Teaching at a Primarily Undergraduate Institution

Recently, I was hired as a tenure track faculty member in the biology department of an undergraduate institution. Previously, while seeking a site for the second year of a Pew Teacher-Scholar Postdoctoral Fellowship, I had the rare opportunity to visit and interview at eight colleges  … Read more

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Careers and Rewards in Bio Sciences

The Disconnect Between Scientific Progress and Career Progression Article Summary from Science Magazine Full Text Article from Science Magazine Supported by a Grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Richard B Freeman Eric Weinstein Elizabeth Marincola Janet Rosenbaum Frank Solomon August, 2001 We owe a  … Read more

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How To Get A Teaching at a Primarily Undergraduate Institution

Recently, I was hired as a tenure track faculty member in the biology department of an undergraduate institution. Previously, while seeking a site for the second year of a Pew Teacher-Scholar Postdoctoral Fellowship, I had the rare opportunity to visit and interview at eight colleges  … Read more

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