Bioscience Careers

May 6, 2021

“An Academic Career in STEM Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion”

Bioscience Careers Seminar with Charla Lambert, Ph.D. Thursday, May 6, 12-1pm, via Zoom Zoom webinar: Abstract: Charla is a population geneticist, alum of the University of Washington Genome Sciences Department, and inaugural Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (DEI) Officer at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in New York. As a DEI Officer, she advocates for and implements

November 20, 2015

Entrepreneurship, Commercialization, and Startups in the Life Sciences: A Panel Discussion

Thursday, December 10, 2015 5pm-6pm in HSB T-747 Courtney Jones Law, Ph.D. Program Manager, WIN for Life Sciences Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association, Seattle, WA Josh Pan, Ph.D., MBA Founder and Principal S-Phase Ventures, LLC, Mountlake Terrace, WA Lucas Nivon, Ph.D. Co-Founder & CEO Cyrus Biotechnology, Seattle, WA To view a video of the panel: click

March 16, 2015

“Beyond the Bench: Turning Community Building into a Career”

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 5pm-6pm in HSB T-747 Jenn Pang, Ph.D. Director Science and Math Institute, Bellevue College, Bellevue, WA To view a video of Dr. Pang’s talk: click here Long before graduating from UW’s Molecular and Cellular Biology program in 2010, Jenn Pang was considering leaving the bench. While still in graduate school, Pang pursued opportunities

October 15, 2014

Transitioning From Academia to the Allen Institute for Brain Science

Thursday, January 15th, 2015 5pm-6pm in HSB T-747 Pete Groblewski, Ph.D. Scientist I – Neural Coding Group Allen Institute for Brain Science, Seattle, WA Download Dr. Groblewski’s powerpoint presentation here. Peter Groblewski recently joined the Allen Institute for Brain Science where he is a Scientist in the Neural Coding group. He is applying his extensive experience with rodent

May 15, 2014

“Grad, Grantee, Grantor: Navigating Non-Profit Career Paths in Global Health”

Thursday, May 15, 2014 Jennifer Osborn, Ph.D. Associate Program Officer in HIV Diagnostics Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle, WA Dr. Jennifer Osborn is an Associate Program Officer in HIV Diagnostics at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked at PATH as a Program Associate developing point-of-care diagnostics for

February 13, 2014

“Weighing Career Advice in Trying Times: Finding your Path to Professional Satisfaction”

Thursday, February 13, 2014 Download Dr. Moran’s talk here Paul Moran, Ph.D. Research Geneticist, Northwest Fisheries Science Center Seattle, WA In the past three decades, the field of genetics has exploded and transformed the study of biology. Opportunities that unfolded for biologists in the past may not be available now, but new opportunities present themselves. Career

January 17, 2013

“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

May 24, 2012

“Informal Science Education Careers”

Thursday, May 24, 2012 Wendy Hansen, PhD. Project Manager Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA