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  • 2014 Nov 21, Southwest Regional Meeting ACS, Fort Worth, TX
  • 2014 October 04, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  • 2014 Oct 01, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
  • 2014 Sept 23, American Chemical Society, Louisville KY local section
  • 2014 August 10, ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA
  • 2014 July 23, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA
  • 2014 July 17, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis TN
  • 2014 June 18-20, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS
  • 2014 May 12-14, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 2014 April 05, National Postdoctoral Association, St Louis MO
  • 2013 December 07, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  • 2013 November 09, Savannah River Local Section ACS
  • 2013 October 04, Drake University, Des Moines IA
  • 2013 Oct 03, Iowa State University, Ames IA
  • 2013 Sept 6-11 American Chemical Society national meeting, Indianapolis, IN
  • 2013 April 08, American Chemical Society national meeting, New Orleans, LA
  • 2013 Jan 26, American Chemical Society Leadership Institute, Dallas, TX
  • 2012 Aug 27, American Chemical Society national meeting, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2012 June 07, Central Region ACS Meeting, Detroit, MI
  • 2012 April 23, Experimental Biology 2012, San Diego, CA
  • 2011 March 29, ACS National Meeting, Anaheim, CA
  • 2011 March 21, Sierra Nevada Local ACS section
  • 2011 Feburary 17, Principia College, Elsah, IL
  • 2010 November 11, Permian Basic Local ACS Section, University of Texas - Permian Basin, TX
  • 2010 October 15, Virginia Local ACS Section, Longwood University
  • 2010 October 14, Virgina Blue Ridge Local ACS Section, Ferrum College

ACS Career PathwaysTM Workshop Series

Certified Master Facilitator
(4 hours each, various subsets taught at each location)

Finding Your Path
Working in Industry
Working in Higher Education

Working in Government
Working for Yourself

Ace the Interview

  • 2014 Nov 20, Southwest Regional Meeting ACS, Fort Worth, TX
  • 2014 Nov 13, Midwest Regional ACS Meeting, Columbia, MO
  • 2014 Nov 05, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • 2014 Oct 16, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
  • 2014 Oct 01, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
  • 2014 Aug 10-12, ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA
  • 2014 July 15-17, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis TN
  • 2014 March 18, American Chemical Society national meeting, Dallas, TX
  • 2013 November 09, Savannah River Local Section ACS
  • 2013 Nov 06, ACS on Campus, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
  • 2013 Oct 25, ACS on Campus, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • 2013 Oct 23,ACS on Campus, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
  • 2013 Oct 18 ACS Midwest Regional Meeting, Springfield, MO
  • 2013 Oct 03-04, Iowa State University, Ames IA
  • 2013 September 6-11 American Chemical Society national meeting, Indianapolis, IN
  • 2013 August 29, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
  • 2013 April 08, American Chemical Society national meeting, New Orleans, LA
  • 2012 October 29, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 2012 October 24 Indiana University, Dept of Chemistry, Indianapolis, IN
  • 2012 September 5-7, Iowa State University, Dept of Chemistry, Ames IA
  • 2012 August 24-29, American Chemical Society national meeting, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2012 July 19-23, Sandia National Laboratories (Albuquerque) and Los Alamos National Lab (Los Alamos), New Mexico
  • 2012 May, June, July, Train the Trainer Training, Denver, CO
  • 2012 March 23-29, American Chemical Society national meeting in San Diego, CA.

Nontraditional Careers for Chemists/Scientists: Thinking Outside the Beaker

  • 2014 Nov 21, Southwest Regional Meeting ACS, Fort Worth, TX
  • 2014 Oct 01, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
  • 2014 July 23, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA
  • 2014 July 17, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis TN
  • 2014 June 18-20, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS
  • 2014 May 12-14, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 2014 March 18, American Chemical Society national meeting, Chemistry and the Law Division, Dallas, TX
  • 2013 October 04, Drake University, Des Moines IA
  • 2013 April 08, American Chemical Society national meeting, New Orleans, LA, at the invitation of the CHAL Division
  • 2012 October 08, Nebraska Research and Innovation Conference: Nanosciences Symposium (EPSCoR Symposium), Lincoln, NE
  • 2012 September 5-7, Iowa State University, Dept of Chemistry, Ames IA
  • 2012 June 06, Central Region ACS Meeting, Detroit, MI
  • 2012 Feb 2-3, University of Iowa, Ames, IA
  • 2012 February 23, Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI
  • 2012 Jan 13, University of New Mexico, Alburquerque
  • 2011 Dec 12, University of Toronto, Canada
  • 2011 March 22, Sacramento, CA Local Section ACS
  • 2011 March 23, San Juaquin, CA Local Section ACS
  • 2011 March 24, Los Padres, CA Local Section ACS
  • 2010 October 10, Heart O' Texas Local Section ACS, Belton, TX
  • 2010 October 9, Central Texas ACS Local Section, Austin TX
  • 2010 October 13, North Carolina A & T University
  • 2010 September 23, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • 2010 April 25, Experimental Biology 2010 Conference, ASBMB track, Anaheim, CA
  • 2010 April 15, Wichita Falls-Duncan Local Section ACS
  • 2010 March 22 ACS National Meeting in San Francisco, CA, for the Chemistry and the Law (CHAL) Division
  • 2010 Mar 04 Washington University in St Louis - BioEntrepreneurship Core
  • 2010 Feb 25 Hampton Roads Local Section ACS
  • 2010 Feb 24 Virginia Blue Ridge Section, ACS
  • 2010 Feb 18, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
  • 2009 September 17, Chemistry Career Night, Younger Chemists Committee, St Louis, MO
  • 2009 May 16, Great Lakes Regional ACS meeting, Chicago, IL
  • 2009 April 29, Arizona State University/Central Arizona ACS, Phoenix, AZ
  • 2009 April 15, Cameron College, Hastings, Nebraska
  • 2009 April 15, Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa
  • 2009 April 14, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
  • 2009 March 05, Kirkwood High School, Kirkwood, MO
  • 2008 July 11, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Chemistry Department. Focus on careers in sales and marketing.
  • 2008 June 30, Northeastern Regional Meeting (NERM) of the American Chemical Society
  • 2008 February 26, University of Connecticut, Chemistry 300 class
  • 2008 February 23, University of Texas at Austin
  • 2008 February 20, Northwestern University (Chicago)
  • 2007 May 21, CERMACS meeting, Covington KY
  • 2007 April 14, Detroit Local Section, ACS
  • 2007 March 26, Invitation of CHAL division at ACS National Meeting, Chicago IL
  • 2007 April 18, Pfizer Inc, St Louis, MO
  • 2006 October 26, Midwest Regional ACS meeting, Quincy, IL

Preparing for Life After Graduate School (3 day workshop)

  • 2014 Nov 20-22, Southwest Regional Meeting ACS, Fort Worth, TX
  • 2014 August 8 Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
  • 2014 July 22-24, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA
  • 2014 June 18-20, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS
  • 2014 May 12-14, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 2014 April 11, Wake Forest University,Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • 2012 Sept 17-19, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • 2011 Sept 20-21, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
  • 2011 Sept 12-14, University of California, Irvine
  • 2011 May 17-19, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS
  • 2011 May 9-12, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Exceptional Resumes for LGBTQ+ STEM Professionals

  • Joint 4th National oSTEM Conference & Out to Innovate™ 2014, Nov 08, Atlanta, GA

Interviewing

  • "Behavioural Based Interviewing", 2012 Nov 15, Younger Chemists Committee, St Louis, MO
  • "Interviewing Online and Off: Making the Best Impression", 2012 March 22, California Nanoscience Insitute, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Networking: It's Not Just for Computers Anymore

  • 2012 June 07, Central Region ACS Meeting, Detroit, MI

Preparing Perfect Scientific Presentations

  • ACS Short Course Webinar, 2010 April 13, 20, 27

Green Opportunities for Your Chemistry Career

  • 2010 August 24, American Chemical Society National Meeting, Boston, MA
  • 2010 March 22-25 American Chemical Society National Meeting in San Francisco, CA

Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industries:
Career Opportunities for Chemical Professionals

  • 2010 August 23, American Chemical Society National Meeting, Boston, MA
  • 2010 March 22-25 American Chemical Society National Meeting, San Francisco, CA

Job Search Strategies for Chemical Professionals
(retired in 2012)

Planning Your Job Search
Preparing a Resume
Effective Interviewing for Industrial Positions

  • 2012 October 25, ACS Midwest Regional Meeting, Omaha, NE
  • 2012 Feb 2-3, University of Iowa, Ames, IA
  • 2011 October 20 ACS Midwest/Great Lakes Regional Meeting, St Louis, MO
  • 2010 October 27, ACS Midwest Regional Meeting, Wichita, KS
  • 2010 September 23, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • 2010 July/August, ACS Webinar Series
  • 2010 Feb 18, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
  • 2009 October 22, Midwest Regional ACS Meeting, Iowa City, IA
  • 2009 April 30, Arizona State University/Central Arizona ACS, Phoenix, AZ
  • 2009 April 18, Southest Missouri State University
  • 2009 March 23, 24 ACS National Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT
  • 2008 August 17, 19 ACS National Meeting, Philadephia, PA
  • 2008 April 6, ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA

Careers in Chemistry: What Can I do with a Ph.D.?

  • 2011Sept 30, ACS on Campus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston, MA

Marketing Your Career by Being Proactive

  • 2010 Nov 12, American Medical Writers Association (AMWA) Conference, Milwaukee, WI

Preparing for Your Future:
Professional Development for Undergraduates

  • 2010 August 22, American Chemical Society Fall Meeting, Boston, MA

Jobs in the Pharma, Biotech, and Green Industries

  • 2010 May 20, Eatontown, NJ Career OneStop Center
  • 2010 April 08, New Brunswick NJ Career OneStop Center

Careers for Organic Chemists

  • 2010 April 15, Cameron University, Lawton OK (twice)

Work-Life Balance on Multiple Time Scales
Daily, Monthly, Yearly and Lifetime

  • 2010 March 22-25 American Chemical Society National Meeting in San Francisco, CA

Things I Wish I'd Known - Life Lessons from My Career in Chemistry

  • 2010 Feb 26, WCC North Carolina local section ACS

Changing Careers: When and How (LinkedIn)

  • 2010 Feb 11, 17, March 09, 31, April 12, 29, Pfizer Career Center, Right Management

How to Prepare for a Career Fair

  • 2010 March 16, ACS Webinar Series

Non-Traditional Careers in the Sciences (3-hour Workshop)

  • University of British Columbia, Vanvouver, Canada, 2010Jan20

Career Transitions: Navigating the Shifting Employment Landscape

  • 2010 November 3, ACS Virtual Career Fair

Mock Interview Demonstration

  • 2011 March 28, ACS National Meeting in Anaheim, CA
  • 2010 March 22 ACS National Meeting in San Francisco, CA

Leadership Development Workshop

  • Younger Chemists Commitee, Fort Worth, Texas, 2010 Jan22
  • Younger Chemists Commitee, Fort Worth, Texas, 2009 Jan24

Leadership: A Critical Tool for Career Success

  • 2010 Feb 23 Central North Carolina Local ACS section
  • 2008 September 22-26, Chisholm/Osage Speaker Circuit

Leaving the Nest: Life After Postdocing

  • 2009 August 21, presented at the American Chemical Society meeting in Washington DC for the Computers in Chemistry Division

How to Start a Chemical Consulting Business

  • 2009 August 16, ACS National Meeting, Washington DC
  • 2007 August 21, ACS National Meeting, Boston MA

Career Management for Chemists in a Challenging Market

  • 2010 February 02, "Resume Preparation Tips for Scientists", Washington University Danforth Campus
  • 2009 October 28, "Basics of Behavioral Interviewing", Washington University Danforth Campus
  • 2009 September 22, "Career Services Available from the American Chemical Society", Washington University Danforth Campus

Younger Chemists Career Night

  • 2009 September 17, "My Career in Chemistry", Sigma-Aldrich

Successful best practices for Electronic Balloting Utilizing SurveyMonkey

  • LSAC/DAC ACS teleconference, 2008May 28


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