UC San Diego Recognizes 2017 Sustainabil

UC San Diego Recognizes 2017 Sustainability Award Recipients – Congratulations Professor Seth Cohen! http://ow.ly/psjE30c2Bok

Staff Members Honored for Advancing the

Staff Members Honored for Advancing the Greater Good – Way to go Jennie! http://ow.ly/py9x30c2zMd

Job Opportunity: Contract Chemistry Quality Control Specialist – ALEKS Corporation

ALEKS Corporation is looking for a Contract Chemistry Quality Control Specialist, starting immediately.  Reporting to the ALEKS Chemistry Product Manager, this person will help ensure the highest quality of ALEKS Chemistry products by ensuring they meet design specifications and general principles of general and organic chemistry.

This is a contract position, initially for one year, renewable on mutual agreement.  Note that the successful contractor would be well positioned for any full-time employment that opens during this time.

Minimum qualifications for this job are a bachelor’s degree in chemistry (or related field) with good grades in general and organic chemistry, plus excellent written English skills.  Education in other subfields of chemistry (e.g. biochemistry or analytical chemistry), work experience testifying to organizational and communication skills, or an advanced degree, are all a plus.

To apply, please send a letter of interest, current CV, unofficial grade transcript, and the names of 2 references to:

Dr. Erin Chwialkowski

echwialkowski@aleks.com

Takeda California Internship Info Session: June 1st, 5:00pm-6:30pm

Information Session:  Internship Opportunity with Takeda California

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Date: 06/01/2017

Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm

Location: UC San Diego Career Center, Horizon Room

Majors seeking: Biological Sciences, Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Chemistry, & Chemistry and Biochemistry

Details:

Takeda California is looking for Summer Interns in the Structure Biology & Biophysics Departments. Come learn about our summer internship opportunities and meet Takeda California Scientists. We are actively recruiting at this event!

Takeda California, Inc. (TCAL) is Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited’s innovative R&D center in San Diego. TCAL generates highly disease specific and patient tailored transformative new medicines aligned with Takeda’s global market strategies in Gastrointestinal (GI), Central Nervous System (CNS)and Immunology. TCAL’s team of experienced scientists and clinicians deliver on the needs of patients by blending its internal capabilities, global Takeda resources, and expertise and technology from best-in-class external partners. TCAL has an agile, entrepreneurial biotech culture that emphasizes collaboration, both internally and externally, with strong engagement with the premiere biotechnology communities in San Diego and the Bay Area. TCAL strives to nurture employee development by providing a wide range of learning opportunities. Staff members are also highly engaged in community service, frequently organizing events in support of area schools, charitable foundations, and the environment. Register on Port Triton (Login Required).

 

Student to Industry Mentorship and Preparation Association

Don’t forget to attend this seminar today!

Interested in a career in industry? Come listen to Dr. Martin Edwards, the VP of Medicinal Chemistry and Oncology at Pfizer on Tuesday (May 23) at 2:00 p.m. in NSB auditorium, where he will be offering his perspectives on how to enter industry successfully, as well as his experiences in the private sector! 

The talk will also have an extended Q&A session to allow students to ask for additional insights and advice on entering industry, as well as a networking reception with pizza!

This event will be the first of many from a new association on campus: the Students to Industry Mentorship and Preparation Association (SIMPA). SIMPA supports chemistry and biochemistry graduate students seeking careers in industry providing a consistent avenue for exposure to the private sector. Look for fliers for future events, or to find out more please visit our website (simpa.ucsd.edu) or email us at simpaucsd@gmail.com.

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Takeda Summer Internship Information Session

Date: 06/01/2017

Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm

Location: UC San Diego Career Center, Horizon Room

Majors seeking: Biological Sciences, Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Chemistry, & Chemistry and Biochemistry

Details:

Takeda California is looking for Summer Interns in the Structure Biology & Biophysics Departments. Come learn about our summer internship opportunities and meet Takeda California Scientists. We are actively recruiting at this event!

Takeda California, Inc. (TCAL) is Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited’s innovative R&D center in San Diego. TCAL generates highly disease specific and patient tailored transformative new medicines aligned with Takeda’s global market strategies in Gastrointestinal (GI), Central Nervous System (CNS)and Immunology. TCAL’s team of experienced scientists and clinicians deliver on the needs of patients by blending its internal capabilities, global Takeda resources, and expertise and technology from best-in-class external partners. TCAL has an agile, entrepreneurial biotech culture that emphasizes collaboration, both internally and externally, with strong engagement with the premiere biotechnology communities in San Diego and the Bay Area. TCAL strives to nurture employee development by providing a wide range of learning opportunities. Staff members are also highly engaged in community service, frequently organizing events in support of area schools, charitable foundations, and the environment. Register on Port Triton (Login Required).

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