University at Buffalo

Sep 23 - Sep 24, 2013

“There are very few free opportunities to obtain this type of valuable information.”
Megan Fegley, Graduate Student
Binghamton University

Buffalo, NY

Sep 23 - Sep 24, 2013

Location:

University at Buffalo

Silverman Library 2nd Floor

201 Capen Hall, North Campus

Buffalo, NY

ACS on Campus is headed to University at Buffalo to offer a behind the scenes peek of the publishing process, SciFinder®, preparing a resume and more!

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. Thomas C. Clancy

Program Manager
ACS Office of Research Grants

Dr. Thomas Clancy is a Program Manager for the ACS Office of Research Grants for proposals involving Polymer Science, Chemical Engineering and Petroleum Engineering.  He joined the ACS after working as a Materials Research Scientist at the National Institute of Aerospace.  Dr. Clancy has a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Texas.

John Kratunis

Senior Applications Specialist, CAS

After starting as a bench chemist in the pharmaceutical industry, John has spent over twenty years in sales and technical support in the information services industry, including nine years at CAS. His current responsibilities include providing customer support for STN and SciFinder.

John received a Bachelors degree in Natural Sciences from the University of Pennsylvania, a Masters in Chemistry from the University of Rochester, and an MBA in Marketing from Rutgers University. He is a thirty-year member of the ACS.

Ranjini Prithviraj, Ph.D.

Managing Editor, ACS Synthetic Biology, American Chemical Society

Dr. Ranjini Prithviraj received a B.Tech (Honors) degree in Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur, India and a Ph.D. in Cell and Molecular Biology from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. She then did research as a post-doctoral fellow at the National Institutes of Health, working on the genetics of Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Prithviraj joined the American Chemical Society in February 2012 and is currently the Managing Editor of ACS Synthetic Biology. She can be reached at r_prithviraj@acs.org.

Agenda

Monday September 23, 2013

6:00-8:00 Science Cafe Networking Event

** Kickoff networking event to be held at Brennan's Bowery Bar & Restaurant  - 4401 Transit Rd

Tuesday September 24, 2013

Location:

University at Buffalo

Silverman Library 2nd Floor

201 Capen Hall, North Campus

8:30-9:00   Sign in and onsite registration

9:00-9:30   Opening Remarks

11:00-11:15   Networking Break

Resources

SciFinder

ACS Synthetic Biology (ACS Publications)