Arizona State University

Oct 22 - Oct 23, 2013

"I enjoyed participating in the ACS on Campus session in Oxford. It was a very rewarding experience."
Dr. Pablo Fernandez, Technology Forecasting Information, Johnson Matthey
University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Tempe, AZ

Oct 22 - Oct 23, 2013

Location:

Arizona State University

Hayden Library

300 E Orange Mall Room C6A (Upper Concourse Level)

Tempe, Arizona 85287

ACS on Campus travels to Arizona State University in October!

Read full module descriptions here.

Program Notes:

  • You do not have to register for all of the sessions in order to attend. You are invited to come for as many of the sessions as your schedule allows.
  • Complimentary food will be provided for all registered participants.
  • ACS on Campus is a great opportunity to network, build skills and learn tips and strategies to help you advance in your career.

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Speakers

Dr. Matt Hotze

Managing Editor, Environmental Science and Technology and Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, American Chemical Society

Dr. Hotze joined the American Chemical Society in 2012. In this position he is involved both in the day to day operations and the long term strategic planning for each journal. Matt holds a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Notre Dame, a M.S. in Environmental Engineering from Rice University. He earned his doctorate in Environmental Engineering from Duke University in 2008. Afterward, he held post-doctoral positions with CNRS in Aix-en-Provence and with Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA where he was responsible for both research and lecturing. He has published extensively in the areas of Nanomaterial Fate, Transport, and Toxicity in the environment.

Lisa M. Balbes, Ph.D.

Balbes Consultants, LLC

Dr. Lisa M. Balbes founded Balbes Consultants LLC (formerly Osiris Consultants), a scientific writing and editing service, in 1992 to help companies produce better scientific documents. She provides for more than 50 client companies, including Bausch and Lomb Surgical, Divergence, SigmaAldrich, and the US FDA. Lisa earned her Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and her undergraduate degrees in chemistry and psychology from Washington University in St Louis.

University of New Mexico

Sandia National Laboratories

Los Alamos National Laboratory

University of Edinburgh (Edinburgh, UK)

Dr. Cristian Dumitrescu

SciFinder Product Marketing, CAS

Cristian received his BS in Physics at the University of Bucharest, Romania and went on to earn his PhD in Biophysics at the Ohio State University. Prior to joining CAS, Cristian conducted research for 5 years at the Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute at OSU. In his current role, Cristian supports general marketing and product management activities for SciFinder.

Dr. Kaushik Patel

Applications Specialist, CAS

Dr. Kaushik Patel received his BS in Chemistry from Mercer University before joining the PhD program at UCLA under Sir Fraser Stoddart. During his time at UCLA, Kaushik moved with Prof. Stoddart to complete his PhD in Organic Chemistry at Northwestern University in 2009. His doctoral work focused on the use of molecular recognition for applied research such as tailored drug delivery devices to fundamental design such as Supramolecular synthesis. From there, Kaushik joined Sigma Aldrich Materials Science as a global product manager for Nanomaterials, Organic and Printed Electronics and Polymer Science. In an attempt to increase his understanding of commercialization, he joined a small startup company, Cytodiagnostics, Inc based in Burlington, Ontario, Canada as the Materials Science and Business Development Manager for approx. 1 year. Kaushik has been with CAS for 1 year working as an Applications Specialist for the West Region.

Agenda

Tuesday October 22, 2013

Science Café Networking Event

Venue:

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant

420 S Mill Ave #201

Tempe, AZ 85281

6:00-8:00 Science Cafe Networking Event – Alternative Careers in Chemistry Panel

Wednesday October 23, 2013

Venue:

Hayden Library

300 E Orange Mall

Room C6A (Upper Concourse Level)

8:00-8:30   Sign in and onsite registration

8:30-9:00   Welcome  and Opening Remarks

10:30-10:45   Break 

Closing Remarks and Raffle

Resources

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