Careers in Science Events
This program is supported by a generous donation from ConEdison.
Programs take place noon - 1 p.m. in Room 108, Cornelia Hall unless otherwise noted.
Please visit often since we're frequently updating our site with new information on events.
Thursday, January 30
"Neurobiology of the Elite American Soldier”
CPT Allison Brager, Ph.D., Director, Human Performance Operations, United States Army Recruiting Command
Tuesday, February 4
"Science and Security: The Road Not Taken"
Carl Young, Chief Information Officer, The Juilliard School
Tuesday, March 3
"A Quest to Invent; A Calling to Cure: Scientific Research in the Pharmaceutical Industry"
Marian Gindy, Ph.D., Executive Director, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Merck Research Labs, Merck & Co., Inc.
Thursday, March 5
"Shifting lenses: Medicine Across Academia, Nonprofits and the Private Sector"
Ashita S. Batavia MD, MS, Associate Consultant, McKinsey & Company, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell University
Thursday, March 12
"My Career Path as a Research Scientist Working in the Animal Health Industry"
Maureen Ngoh, Ph.D., Principal Scientist, Global Preclinical Development-Drug Safety and Metabolism, Merck Animal Health
Tuesday, March 31
"Quantum Chemistry on the Cheap: Stochastic Electronic Structure Algorithms for Solving the Schrodinger Equation"
Brenda Rubenstein, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Brown University
Tuesday, April 21 (4 p.m., Mulcahy Gymnasium, Hynes Athletics Center, Keynote Speech for Iona Scholars Day 2020)
"GRIT: Growth, Resilience, Introspection, Tomorrow"
Margaret Pisani, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine