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Writing for Impact and Influence
An AIBS Professional Development Program for Biologists It is perfectly okay to write garbage--as long as you edit brilliantly. -C. J. Cherryh The American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) has heard a common refrain from faculty, scientists, government and...
Event took place on Thursday, June 22, 2017
Law and Policy Related Career Paths for Biologists
Event Cosponsors As part of the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) on-going Careers In Biology webinar series, we are pleased to offer this program exploring different career paths scientists can pursue in the legal and policy space. This...
Event took place on Thursday, May 11, 2017
International Research Funding Opportunities
Event Cosponsors Have an interest in pursuing science outside of the U.S.? Tune in for a discussion of opportunities to do research or to train abroad. Our panel of experts will provide details about programs that enable researchers from...
Event took place on Friday, January 13, 2017
Careers in Conservation, Environmental Biology
Event Cosponsors --> Panel presentation and discussion with individuals who have built successful conservation and environmental biology careers in non-profit, federal agency, and university settings. Following the panel discussion, participants will have an opportunity to engage with panelists. Presenters:...
Event took place on Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Addressing Biological Informatics Workforce Needs
The biological sciences are increasingly driven by the ability to collect, identify, integrate, analyze, and interpret complex data. Researchers and educators, current and future, must have the knowledge and skills required to use these data and data management and...
Event took place on Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Evaluating Merit Review: Content-Based Reviewer-Manuscript Assignment and Bayesian Article Scoring
--> Science relies on experts evaluating the correctness, quality, relevance, and importance of manuscripts. Finding appropriate matches between reviewers and manuscripts is surprisingly labor intensive, leading to unintended tardiness, subjectivity, and errors. In this talk, Dr. Daniel Acuna, from...
Event took place on Thursday, May 19, 2016
So, You Want a Job in Science Policy?
Learn about the variety of career options open to scientists making the leap from research to science policy. Hear from a panel of biologists who have successfully navigated careers in science policy ranging from working on Capitol Hill to federal...
Event took place on Thursday, April 7, 2016
Using Gene Drives to Counter Zika
The rapid spread of the Zika virus in the Americas has prompted international concern because of its apparent link to birth defects, including microcephaly, in infants born to infected women. The virus may also be linked to cases of Guillain-Barré...
Event took place on Tuesday, March 15, 2016
A Look at the FY 2017 R&D Budget
Learn what President Obama's final budget request to Congress could mean for federal science programs in fiscal year 2017. The webinar will delve into the specifics of proposed funding for federally supported biological and ecological research and STEM education....
Event took place on Thursday, February 25, 2016
Evaluating Merit Review: Predictive Validity of Peer Review Scores
Speaker: Michael Lauer, Deputy Director for Extramural Research at National Institutes of Health (NIH)...
Event took place on Thursday, February 18, 2016
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