Join the American Chemical Society October 22-23 for free seminars on how to get published and prepare for a job search.
ACS on Campus is the American Chemical Society’s outreach program dedicated to helping students, postdocs and faculty advance their careers. The program brings leaders in chemistry, publishing, research, science communication and career development to university campuses to present seminars and workshops.
Arizona State University will host ACS on Campus on Tuesday, October 22 from 6:00 pm-8:00 pm at Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant and on Wednesday, October 23 from 8:00 am-5:00 pm at Hayden Library.
Students and faculty are invited to learn about topics such as the basics and ethics of scholarly publishing, SciFinder® and exploring a career in industry or government. A complimentary lunch will also be provided for all registered attendees. This event is not just for chemists. Sessions are appropriate for researchers in all fields of science and also engineering.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Gordon Biersch Restaurant, 420 South Mill Ave, #201
Science Café networking event; a panel of experts will discuss how they turned their Chemistry Ph.D.s into successful careers.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Hayden Library, Room C6A (Upper Concourse)
Attendees may go to any or all of the events as they choose.
- 8-8:30 a.m., Registration/Sign-In
- 8:30-9:30 a.m., Welcome and Opening Remarks
- 9-10:30 a.m., “Basics in Scholar Publishing: From the Editors Themselves” and “Ethics in Scholarly Communication: What You Need to Know”
- 10:30-10:45 a.m., Networking Break
- 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., “Working in Industry: Preparing a Résumé”
- 12:30-1 p.m., LUNCH and “Maximize your Research with SciFinder”
- 1-5 p.m., “Acing the Interview”
- 5 p.m. Closing Remarks
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