Thursday, September 29, 2016

EMGS meeting in Kansas City

The Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society held its annual meeting this past week in Kansas City and a number of former students and postdocs were in attendance.  Below are photos.  All seem to be doing well.

View from the hotel.

Union Station at night.

ETOX alumna Catherine Gibbons, now a scientist at the EPA

 Dave Eastmond and two former postdocs, Rupa Doppalapudi (SRI) and Shambhu Roy (Bioreliance)

 Former postdoc Maik Schuler (Pfizer). Maik is also the husband of Naomi Rodriguez, our former student affairs officer. 

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Yet another EPA position available

As described in its announcement, "EPA’s National Center for Environmental Assessment (NCEA) is seeking qualified biologists/toxicologists with the relevant combination of academic and professional experiences related to genomics, metabolomics, proteomics, high-throughput data, and new data technologies to join the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Program as a systems biologist. For more information, including information on the specific duties and required qualifications, click here".  Note the closing date is Sept. 23, 2016.  

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Another Toxicologist position at the EPA

The Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics’, Risk Assessment Division at the US EPA is looking for another toxicologist/biologist/physical scientist/chemist.  More information can be found here.  The closing date is Sept. 12, 2016.  Thanks again to Heidi Bethel for providing the information.