Bioscience Careers

“A Biochemist’s Career in the Wine Industry “

Thursday, December 5, 2013 Download part one of Dr. Watson’s talk here Download part two of Dr. Watson’s talk here Download part three of Dr. Watson’s talk here Bruce Watson , PhD. Wine Consultant, Bruce Watson Wine Consulting Seattle, WA Do you enjoy drinking a nice glass of merlot, but never thought about how your bench skills could

“Tales from the ‘Dark’ Side: The truth about science in industry”

Thursday, November 7, 2013 Download part one of Dr. Wesley’s talk here Download part two of Dr. Wesley’s talk here Johnna Wesley , PhD. Research Scientist, Novo Nordisk, Seattle, WA Ever wonder about the truth of working in a for-profit research environment and the differences between academia, biotech, and big pharma? Mystified by what you can do

“Ignite Curiosity! Be the Teacher or Mentor That You Had or Always Wanted.” 

Thursday, October 10, 2013 Download a video of Dr. Shaver’s talk here Download Dr. Shaver’s powerpoint presentation here Jeff Shaver , PhD. Science Education, Research & Outreach Specialist, Exo Labs Seattle, WA Ignite curiosity! That is the goal of what we do at Exo Labs. Therefore, it is the goal of my talk to ignite curiosity around

“Preliminary Results – Observations on a Recent Transition from Graduate Student to Biotech Professional”

Thursday, May 30, 2013 Download a video of Dr. Warren’s talk here Sarah Warren, PhD. Director of Research Onofactor Corp., Seattle, WA Sarah Warren is a founder and director of research for Oncofactor Corporation. Oncofactor is developing antibody therapeutics to overcome tumor-mediated immune inhibition. Sarah is responsible for leading the research efforts of the company, including project planning,

“Ph.D. to…High School? – One Teacher’s Perspective”

Thursday, May 9, 2013 Download a video of Dr. Parry’s talk here Devin Parry, PhD. Biology Teacher Lakeside High School, Seattle, WA

“Drugs, Money, and Trials: The Life of a Regulatory Medical Writer “

Thursday, April 4, 2013 Download a video of Dr. Chertova’s talk here Cortney Chertova, PhD. Medical Writer/Project Manager Randstad Pharma, Seattle, WA

“Getting Down to Business: Careers in Consulting”

Thursday, March 14, 2013 Download Dr. Jeffress’s talk here Mara Jeffress, Ph.D. Associate Consultant Kantar Health, Foster City, CA

“How a Microbiology Ph.D. Became an Editor, Science Writer and Book Author”

Thursday, February 7, 2013 Download a video of Dr. Berezow’s talk here Alex Berezow, PhD. Editor, RealClearScience; Co-author, Science Left Behind Seattle, WA

“Has It Really Been 30 Years? A Not So Straightforward Career in the Life Sciences “

Thursday, January 17, 2013 Download a video of Dr. DesRosier’s talk here John DesRosier, PhD. Executive DirectorWA Life Sciences Discovery Fund, Seattle, WA