Durham University

Durham, United Kingdom
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Event Information

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When

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

12:30-18:15

Where

The Scarborough Lecture Theatre (CG93)
Durham University
Lower Mountjoy, Stockton Road
Durham, DH1 3LE, UK

Who

Durham University

About

ACS on Campus, the American Chemical Society’s premier outreach program, is embarking on an exciting roadshow in the Northern United Kingdom! We’re stopping at Durham University on November 28 with our best programming for an eventful day of scientific lectures from the ACS Editors, how to utilize SciFinder in your job search, publishing tips and tricks and more! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to advance your career and network with local and international professionals.

You’ll hear from Prof. Stuart Rowan the Editor-in-Chief of ACS Macro Letters, Prof. William Tolman the Editor-in-Chief of Inorganic Chemistry, Prof. Paul Weiss the Editor-in-Chief of ACS Nano, Dr. Dinesh Soares, Managing Editor of ACS Omega, and more!

The event is free and open to all students and researchers studying the sciences-not just chemistry! Students from around the area are welcome. Registration is highly recommended.

ACS Macro Letters     Inorganic Chemistry

ACS Nano    ACS Omega

Agenda

12:30-13:00

Registration

13:00-13:15

Opening Remarks

13:15-14:15

10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing with the ACS Editors

Prof. Stuart Rowan, Editor-in-Chief, ACS Macro Letters
Prof. William Tolman, Editor-in-Chief, Inorganic Chemistry
Prof. Paul Weiss, Editor-in-Chief, ACS Nano
Dr. Dinesh Soares, Managing Editor, ACS Omega

14:15-15:15

Peer Review: Why, How to, and What Not to Do

Prof. William Tolman, Editor-in-Chief, Inorganic Chemistry

15:15-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-16:00

Using SciFinder in Your Job Search

Dr. Anne Jones, Senior Applications Specialist, Chemical Abstracts Service

16:00-17:00

Careers in Chemistry – Panel Discussion

Dr. Anne Jones, Senior Applications Specialist, Chemical Abstracts Service
Dr. Dinesh Soares, Managing Editor, ACS Omega
Dr. Alyssa-Jennifer Avestro, 2017 SciFinder Future Leader
Neville Slack, Business Development Manager, National Formulation Centre, CPI
Dr. Paul Bird, Head of Manufacturing Engineering Group, Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies
Dr. Mark Harriman, Group Leader, Solvay

17:00-18:00

Scientific Lectures by the ACS Editors

“Using Dynamic Bonds to Access Stimuli-Responsive and Adaptive Materials” by Prof. Stuart Rowan, Editor-in-Chief, ACS Macro Letters

“Formally Cu(III) Complexes Relevant to Proposed Copper Enzyme Intermediates” by Prof. William Tolman, Editor-in-Chief, Inorganic Chemistry

“Global Opportunities in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology” by Prof. Paul Weiss, Editor-in-Chief, ACS Nano

18:00-18:15

Closing Remarks