WIMM Science Career Seminars

Fri 10 Nov 2017 from 13:00 to 14:00

MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Seminar room, Headington OX3 9DS

Fostering the next generation of scientists: Could we do better?

Dr Gary McDowell

Gary McDowell is Executive Director of Future of Research (FoR), a non-profit organization in the US aimed at improving the scientific research endeavor, with a focus on early career researchers. He has been appointed to the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine “Next... Read more

Gary McDowell is Executive Director of Future of Research (FoR), a non-profit organization in the US aimed at improving the scientific research endeavor, with a focus on early career researchers. He has been appointed to the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine “Next Generation Researchers Initiative” study, which is examining the policy and programmatic steps required to ensure the successful launch and sustainment of careers among the next generation of researchers in biomedical sciences in the US, including the full range of NIH-supported health sciences.

Audience: Members of the University only

Organisers: Dr Alice Mayer

Fri 24 Nov 2017 from 13:00 to 14:00

MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Seminar room, Headington OX3 9DS

Chopping and changing: from microtome to drug hunter

Dr. Adrian Moore

Audience: Members of the University only

Organisers: Dr Alice Mayer