CABTRAC is pleased to offer this mentoring session for pre- and post-doctoral fellows on Thursday, August 18 from 4pm to 5pm EDT via ZOOM. Trainees will be paired with three faculty mentors for discussion topics as noted for each mentor; there are three rounds of discussion.
The goal of this program is to provide opportunities for trainees to seek advice regarding professional development.
Please review the mentor choices below and submit your top four selections along with a 200-word abstract summarizing your research project(s) and career goals. Selections are not guaranteed; we will do our best to match you with your preferred mentors on a first-come, first-served basis.
Dr. Gerard Blobe – What qualities do you look for in potential mentees?
Dr. Amy Bouton – Navigating difficult relationships
Dr. Adrienne Cox – What to anticipate for a post-training job interview (for postdocs)
Dr. Hari Nakshatri – Why improving scientific communication and writing skills during graduate school is important
Dr. Kathleen O’Connor – Grant writing: What do you wish you had known before writing your first grant?
Dr. Ann Richmond – What to anticipate for a postdoctoral fellowship interview? (for grad students)
Dr. Danny Welch – Career Paths: Academia vs. Pharma vs. Biotech