Fostering the next generation of scientists: Could we do better?
Gary McDowell is Executive Director of Future of Research (FoR), a non-profit organization in the US aimed at improving the scientific research endeavor, with a focus on early career researchers.
He has been appointed to the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine “Next Generation Researchers Initiative” study, which is examining the policy and programmatic steps required to ensure the successful launch and sustainment of careers among the next generation of researchers in biomedical sciences in the US, including the full range of NIH-supported health sciences.
Date: 10 November 2017, 13:00 (Friday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2017)
Venue: MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Headington OX3 9DS
Venue Details: Seminar room
Speaker: Dr Gary McDowell (Executive Director, Future of Research)
Organising department: MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine
Organisers: Dr Alice Mayer (MRC Human Immunology Unit, MRC WIMM), Dr Margarida Rei (University of Oxford, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine), WIMM Postdoc Association
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Host: Andrew Armitage
Part of: WIMM Science Career Seminars
Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Alice Mayer