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Career Opportunities and Professional Development Lecture Series
01/22/2015Deborah L. Drazen, Ph.D.Lawyer: Patents and Intellectual PropertyAssociate, Greenberg Traurig, LLPDiscusson on Alternative Careers with Ph.D.
10/02/2014Natalie Farra, Ph.D.Acquisitions EditorElsevier/Academic PressDiscussion on Alternative Careers with Ph.D.
4/10/2014Keisa Mathis, Ph.D.James Rowlett, Ph.D.Michael Lehman, Ph.D.Panel Discussion on:"Applying and Interviewing for Faculty Positions"
1/23/2014Jeff Hogan, Ph.D.MP BiomedicalsUniversity of GeorgiaCollege of Veterinary Medicine"Viral and Bacterial Host-Pathogen Interactions"
12/18/2013Kumar BalaHead of Global MarketingMP Biomedicals"Omics" and its Impact on Ensuring Food Safety and Security"
11/14/2013Phil Clifford, Ph.D.Associate DeanGraduate School of Biomedical Sciences Professor of Anesthesiology and PhysiologyMedical College of Wisconsin"Planning for a successful career in science"
9/26/2013Lucille McCook, Ph.D.Coordinator of Pre-Professional AdvisingLecturer in BiologyCurator of the HerbariumUniversity of Mississippi "Q&A Session with students and postdocs"
Jason Ritchie, Ph.D.Assistant Dean for Undergraduate ResearchAssociate Professor of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of Mississippi "Q&A Session with students and postdocs"
9/5/2013Jeffery Steevens, Ph.D.Senior Scientist in BiotechnologyU.S. Army Corps of Engineers"Solving Tough Environmental Problems: From Dirty Mud to Advanced Army Materials"
Ed. Perkins, Ph.D.Senior Research Scientist in Environmental Networks and Genetic ToxicologyU.S. Army Corps of Engineers"Understanding and Using Biological Complexity for Hazard Assessment and Novel Engineering Applications"
4/4/2013Christine Schnackenberg, Ph.D., F.A.H.A.Sr. Scientific InvestigatorHeart Failure Discovery Performance Unit,Metabolic Pathways and Cardiovascular Therapeutic AreaGlaxoSmithKline"A Research Career in the Pharmaceutical Industry"
2/14/2013Joseph DonovanDirector for Entrepreneurial DevelopmentElse School of Management, Millsaps College"How To Make a Great Life in the Private Sector"
11/29/2012Deanna Jackson, Ph.D.Executive Clinical Science Liaison, Medical Affairs, US RegionTakeda Pharmaceuticals International, Inc."Opportunities in the Pharmaceutical Industry"
4/5/2012Dr. James DarnellVincent Astor Professor EmeritusRockefeller University2002 Albert Lasker Award for Special Achievement in Medical Science"Q&A Session with Students and Postdocs"
3/8/2012Quincy Moore, Ph.D.Assistant Professor of BiologyPrairie View A&M University"From the Benchtop to the Classroom"
Elizabeth Brandon, Ph.D.Assistant Professor of BiologyMississippi College"From the Benchtop to the Classroom"
2/23/2012Magdalena Alonso-Galicia, Ph.D.Senior Principal Scientist, Pharmacology DepartmentForest Research Institute, Inc."Career Opportunities Emerging in the Pharmaceutical Industry"
2/3/2012Dr. Eric MayouxDepartment of CardioMetabolic Diseases ResearchBoehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. Kg"Career Opportunities in the Pharmaceutical Industry"
11/10/2011Scott Long, Ph.D., CUSECOCertified United States Export Compliance OfficerCompliance Operations AdministratorSt. Jude Children's Research Hospital"Careers in Research Compliance"
9/30/2011Daphne Ware, Ph.D.DirectorMississippi Public Health Laboratory"The Public Health Career Option"
5/20/2011Doug Eaton, Ph.D.Distinguished Professor and Chairman of PhysiologyEmory University School of Medicine"Responsibilities of Mentoring: I guess I didn't see the fine print on my diploma"
5/12/2011Martin Frank, Ph.D.Executive DirectorAmerican Physiological Society"A Spectrum of Career Opportunities"
4/28/2011David Brooks, Ph.D., F.A.H.A.Senior Director, Business Development and LicensingJannsen Global Services, LLC"Interviewing for the Pharmaceutical Industry; what does it involve and how to succeed"
4/18/2011George Hajduczok, J.D., Ph.D. Special CouncilPhillips Lytle LLPBiotechnology Transfer and Commercialization"New Roles for a Ph.D."
2/24/2011Michael Ryan, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Physiology and Biophysics University of Mississippi Medical Center "What an advanced science degree can do for you, why post-graduate work is important, and tips for landing that first job"
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