Director’s Career Symposium

May 15, 2017

Join us for the 1st annual Integrated Training in Cancer Model Systems Director’s Career Symposium featuring career focused talks from invited speakers representing three different career paths: Pharmaceutical Industry, and Science Writing.

Research Study Group – Non-Academic Career Panel

April 25, 2017

Join us for a panel discussion on non-academic career paths. We have assembled a diverse panel of past T32 members who are all employed in the Research Triangle. Our discussion will touch on important topics including how to identify positions to apply for, how to make yourself stand out, and how to prepare for the … Continued

Research Study Group – Career Planning IDP Workshop

March 28, 2017

Join us for a professional development session tailored to postdoctoral trainees from the Lineberger Training Grant (ITCMS) on Tuesday, March 28th from 3-5pm (Marsico 5004). Based on informal polling, it appears that career interests for this group are primarily in academia and industry (e.g., start-ups, Big Pharma, CROs). Accordingly, the workshop will focus on these … Continued

Mock Study Section

March 16, 2017

Thank you to everyone who responded to my call for applications for the Mock Study Section. We have two grants that will be reviewed on March 16, one from Sharon Hopcraft, the other from Brittany Bowman. Please keep in mind that this will be a confidential review of the grants. If you are available to … Continued

Research Study Group – Interviewing Workshop

February 28, 2017

Join us for a panel discussion on the interview process for academic positions at research institutions. We have assembled a diverse panel that will touch on important topics including how to identify positions to apply for, how to make your application stand out, and how to prepare an excellent job talk. Panelists will include senior … Continued

Practice Job Talk for ITCMS Trainee Gavin Grant

February 21, 2017

Current ITCMS trainee Gavin Grant (Cook Lab) will be interviewing for a position at Yeshiva University at the end of this month. He is interviewing for a position that is a 50:50 mix of research and teaching. His interview will include a teaching seminar and a chalk talk, and he would like the opportunity to … Continued

Drug Discovery Workshop with Stephen Frye

February 15, 2017

The workshop will focus on defining general aspects and approaches to drug discovery, the challenges and opportunities in academic drug discovery, and case histories of drug and probe discovery at UNC. Register Now