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Roundtable Luncheon II

AMS Roundtable Discussion II
“Career Development- Careers in Science�
December 2, 2008 @ 1pm
Room 4-101 Nils Hasselmo Hall
***Lunch Provided***

Hello Everyone! AMS is proud to present our 2nd Roundtable discussion/ luncheon which will focus on Career Development by highlighting various career options in the sciences. If you are a graduate student and would like to learn more about career opportunities post PhD- YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS THIS EVENT!!! We will be treated to an open discussion led by a panel of former UMN graduate students/ post-docs now working in various fields. Our panel will feature:

L’Aurelle Johnson, Ph.D.- Received her PhD from the University of Michigan in 2005. She then did a postdoc before becoming an Assistant Professor in the Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology here at the University of Minnesota.

Shana Sturla, Ph.D.- Received her doctorate from MIT in 2001. She went on to do a traditional postdoc and is now currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medical Chemistry here at the University of Minnesota.

Deb Winters, Ph.D.- Deb received her PhD from the BMBB department in 2008. She is currently working as a Science Advisor for a Twin Cities Law Firm.

Niko Tsatsos, Ph.D. – Niko graduated from the BMBB department in 2007. After receiving his degree he did a short postdoc on the St. Paul campus before taking up his current post as a Sr. Development Scientist at Beckman Coulter working on chemistry assay development.

Matt Smith, M.S. – Matt graduated from the BMBB department in 2008. He currently works for Access Genetics in Eden Prairie, developing molecular biology tools for clinical use.


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Comments

Thank you for hosting these types of informational events. I hope they become regular occurrence.

-Eden