Careers in Science Events

Spring 2016

This program is supported by a generous donation from ConEdison.
  • Tuesday, March 1
    Noon - 1 p.m.
    Room 108, Cornelia Hall
    Robert Rigobello, Human Genetics Program, Sarah Lawrence College
  • Thursday, March 10
    Noon - 1 p.m.
    Romita Auditorium, Ryan Library
    John Warner, Ph.D., President of the Warner Backcock Institute for Green Chemistry
  • Thursday, March 31
    5 – 7 p.m.
    LaPenta EndZone, Robert V. LaPenta Student Union
    Panel: Benefits of Undergraduate Research-Student Panel Discussion
  • Thursday, April 21
    Noon - 1 p.m.
    Room 108, Cornelia Hall
    “Graphite Exfoliation: A Fundamentally New Approach to Self-Assembled Graphene Sheets in Nanocomposites"
    Douglas Adamson, Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Connecticut
  • Tuessday, April 26
    Noon - 1 p.m.
    Room 108, Cornelia Hall
    Karen Sutherland, Ph.D., Director, Pfizer, "Pharmaceutical Drug Development Process, Recent Expectations and Examples"
  • Thursday, April 28
    Noon  - 1 p.m.
    Room 108, Cornelia Hall
    Kim Chodkowski, Assistant Director, New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Past Events

Fall 2015

  • Ariana Balayan, Ed.D. Associate Director of Graduate Admissions, Sacred Heart University
  • Lawrence Kobilinsky, Ph.D., Department of Sciences, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Joseph Stabile, Ph.D., Iona College, Health Professions Advisor
  • "Follow the PCR rule in exploring science and in being a member of the STAR at NYMC," Joseph M. Wu, Ph.D., Vice Chair, Professor and MS Program Director, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, New York Medical College
  • Maria Nagan, Ph.D., Adelphi University, Department of Chemistry
  • John Pennacchia, Ph.D., Senior Engineer at Global Foundries, IBM Microelectronics Division
  • Abigail Scanlan, The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine

Spring 2015

  • "Building up Lipid Legos and Their Applications" Professor Mu-Ping Nieh, PhD, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, University of Connecticut
  • “Health professions graduate programs in Sacred Heart University” Ariana Balayan, M.Ed., Associate Director of Graduate Admissions, Sacred Heart University
  • “The Benefits of Undergraduate Research: The Student’s Perspective”
  • Undergraduate students panel
  • "Careers in Forensic Science" Professor Lawrence Kobilinsky, Ph.D, Department of Sciences, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • "Designing the proton roller coaster:  proton conduction pathways in fuel cell materials", Professor Mariz Gomez, PhD, Mount Holyoke College
  • "Incipient Speciation in Freshwater Fish Species from Two Isolated Watersheds", Paula Gore-Miller, Lehman College, PhD Candidate

Fall 2014

  • Richard Person, "Technical Communications - Simplifying the Complex"
  • Alvin Acerbo, PhD, Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source, "New Career Options in Interdisciplinary Sciences"
  • Joseph Stabile, PhD, “Health Professions Program at Iona College”
  • Nicholas Krzemienski, "Designing & Developing Mobile Games for iOS/Android"
  • The Benefits of Undergraduate Research: The Student’s Perspective
  • Soshanna Zucker, PhD, Department of Pharmaceutical, Social and Administrative Sciences, School of Pharmacy, D'Youville College, "Careers in Pharmacy and Cancer Research"
  • Jaclyn Catalano, PhD, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Chemistry & Art: The Career and Research on Deterioration Processes Related to Lead Pigments"
  • Katherine B. Aubrecht, PhD, Stony Brook University, "Chemical Education for Sustainable Development"
  • Colin Abernethy, PhD, Sarah Lawrence College, "From Low-valent Halides to Nitrides: Adventures in the Chemistry of Chromium and Vanadium"
  • Charlie Cante, PhD, "Introduction to the Graduate Business Programs (MBA, MS), The Hagan School of Business, Iona College"
  • Tyler Merkeley, MS, MBA, PMP, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, "Leading Public-Private Partnerships in National Security: How your Iona education will prepare you to lead as a scientist and business professional"
  • Lucy Perazzo, MD, Internal Medicine
  • Diane Ferrero-Paluzzi, PhD, "The Science and Art of Communication Disorders: A Valuable Connection"

Spring 2014

  • Charlie Cante, PhD - Hagan Business School, Iona College
  • Debra Hanna, PhD, RN - Graduate Nursing Programs, Molloy College
  • "I Don't Want to go to Medical School - What else can I do in the Health Professions?" - Joseph Stabile, PhD, Iona College
  • Graduate Program in Human Genetics - Sarah Lawrence College
  • "The Medical and Dental School Application Process" - Joseph Stabile, PhD, Iona College
  • Stephanie Lamassa, PhD, Yale Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Eban Goodstein, PhD, Director, Bard MBA in Sustainability; Director, Bard Center for Environmental Policy

Fall 2013

  • Amy Dorsey, MS, Criminalist at New York City Police Department
  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Shouheng Sun, PhD, Brown University
  • Stanislaus Wong, PhD, Stony Brook University
  • John Miecznikowski, PhD, Fairfield University
  • Jon Friedrich, PhD, Fordham University
  • Brian Gibney, PhD, Brooklyn, CUNY
  • Terrence Gavin, PhD, Iona College
  • Tour for Diversity in Medicine
  • Info Session on Research Associates (RA) Program at St. Vincent's Medical Center
  • Marlin Thomas, Rudin Center, Iona College