Sunday, November 29, 2015

Faculty Position in Chemical Biology at Fresno State

I received the email below from Dr. Choi from Fresno State.  I believe that you can access information on the position here by using the search terms chemical biology.  Good luck. 

The Department of Chemistry at California State University, Fresno is seeking qualified applicants to fill a tenure-track position in Chemical Biology, at the assistant professor level, beginning August 2016. For your convenience I have attached a copy of the vacancy announcement that more completely describes this position. We would greatly appreciate if you would circulate it to qualified individuals.

Interested individuals can find out more about California State University, Fresno by going to the university website at  The university also has a website for New/Prospective Faculty at that provides information not only on the university but also on the greater Fresno Metropolitan Area.  Vacancy announcements for all full-time faculty positions can be located at (Job ID:12785)

We are trying to achieve the broadest and most diverse pool of candidates possible. If you have personal recommendations in this regard I would be happy to reach out to any such individuals and encourage them to apply.

For individuals seeking an academic career with a dynamic mix of teaching and research we believe we have a lot to offer.

Thank you.

Best wishes,
Jai-Pil Choi

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Postdoctoral position at Georgia Tech

ETOX faculty member Roya Bahreini asked me to post the following ad for a colleague of hers at Georgia Tech.  Please note that it is a screen shot of a pdf file so the links are not active.  

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Graduate and Undergraduate Paid Summer Internships at the CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has paid summer internships that are available for graduate and undergraduate students who are interested in a career in environmental health.  More information can be found at the links below.

CDC Summer Graduate Summer Internship

CDC Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health

CDC Summer Program in Environmental Health

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Stem Cell Outreach

ETOX graduate student Lauren Walker with Maricela Maldonado and Catherine Augello, graduate students from the Bioengineering Graduate Program recently participated in a Stem Cell Day at Tahquitz High School in Hemet where they talked with the students about toxicology, stem cells and regenerative medicine.  Lauren indicated that they had some good discussions with the students.  Below are some photos from the event.  My thanks to Lauren for sending the photos and for helping organize the outreach activity.