24 May - 25 May 2021

Afternoon of science and careers Scotland

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SCI Scotland Group

Online Webinar: 14:00 - 16:00 BST( consecutive afternoons)

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Synopsis

The Society of Chemical Industry (SCI) Scotland Group with the University of Strathclyde will showcase a diverse set of careers around the biotechnological and chemical  sciences from the central belt of Scotland. We will be hearing from early career people, providing networking possibilities and a look at the skills required for kick starting your career.


Attendees

This event will be of interest to undergraduates and postgraduate students from the biological and chemical sciences.


Programme

Monday 24 May 2021
14:00
Welcome and introduction
Dr Sarah Walker, SCI Scotland Group
14:15
Hunting the snark and other microbiological tales from the world of marine biotechnology
Dr David Green, Scottish Association for Marine Science, Scottish Marine Institute
14:45
A career in science communications and public dissemination
Dr Anthony McCluskey, CMC Connect, Glasgow
15:15
Panel discussion and networking: Embarking on a career in research and science communication
15:45
Closing remarks
Dr RuAngelie Edrada-Ebel, SCI Scotland
Tuesday 25 May 2021
14:00
Welcome
Dr RuAngelie Edrada-Ebel, SCI Scotland Group
14:05
Talk tbc
Dr Alison Arnold, Ingenza Ltd, Roslin Innovation Centre
14:35
My GSK Journey – 24 years and counting!
Gordon Shearer, GSK
15:05
Panel discussion: Building a career within Industry
15:35
Taking the next step: Career management and support
Dr Emma Compton-Daw, University of Strathclyde
16:05
Closing remarks
Dr RuAngelie Edrada-Ebel, SCI Scotland

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This event is free to attend

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Organising committee

Dr RuAngelie Edrada-Ebel, Secretary/ SCI Scotland Group
Dr Sarah Walker, SCI Scotland Group Chair


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Contact

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Email: conferences@soci.org