Past Events 2010

View speakers and agendas from events in 2010.

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"The talk on publishing a paper and all steps involved in the process was exceptionally useful and helpful for the future."

Rebecca Hylton, Graduate Student
University College London, United Kingdom

Past Events 2010

Purdue University

Chicago at Northwestern University

University of Southern California

New York City at New York University

Emory University

Vanderbilt University

Purdue University

November 15-16, 2010

Modules

  • Ethics and Basics in Scholarly Publishing*
  • Focus Groups
  • Alternative Careers in Chemistry: There’s more to life than tenure track!*
  • ACS Paragon Plus + Future of Peer Review Lunch Discussion*

Speakers

Jeannie Phillips, Product Development Improvement Leader, Actives to Products R&D Dow AgroSciences

Jonathan Taylor, SciFinder® Marketing Group Manager, CAS, ACS

Donna Minton, Managing Editor, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, ACS Publications

Fran Kravitz, Career Consultant, ACS

Melissa Blickem, Peer Review Analyst, Editorial Office Operations, ACS Publications

Timothy S. Zwier, Senior Editor, The Journal Physical Chemistry and JPC Letters

Jeremy Garritano, Chemistry Librarian, Purdue University

*These modules are no longer offered or have been repurposed in other presentations.


Chicago at Northwestern University

November 18-19, 2010

Modules

  • Ethics and Basics in Scholarly Publishing*
  • Focus Groups
  • Alternative Careers in Chemistry: There’s more to life than tenure track!*
  • ACS Paragon Plus + Future of Peer Review Lunch Discussion*

Speakers

Mariann Burright, Scholarly Communication Librarian, Northwestern University

George C. Schatz, Editor-in-Chief, The Journal of Physical Chemistry

Eric Weitz Senior Editor, The Journal of Physical Chemistry

Andrea Twiss-Brooks, Co-Director Science Libraries Division, University of Chicago Library

Todd Burke, Senior Account Consultant, CAS, ACS

*These modules are no longer offered or have been repurposed in other presentations.

University of Southern California

September 23-24, 2010

Modules

  • Graduate Student Focus Group
  • Introduction to ACS Paragon Plus/Peer-Review Discussion*
  • Basics in Scholarly Publishing: From the Editors Themselves
  • Alternative Careers in Chemistry: There’s more to life than tenure-track!*
  • Networking Luncheon

Speakers

Norah Xiao, Former Science and Engineering Librarian, University of Southern California

Marinda Wu, ACS President-Elect 2012, ACS Board Member, and Career Consultant

Michael Torrice, Assistant Editor, Chemical & Engineering News

Paul Weiss, Editor-in-Chief, ACS Nano

Miguel Garcia-Garibay, Associate Editor, Journal of the American Chemical Society

Cheryl Shanks, President, Salient Content

Dana Roth, Chemistry Librarian, California Institute of Technology

*These modules are no longer offered or have been repurposed in other presentations.

New York City at New York University

April 15-16, 2010

Modules

  • Graduate Student Focus Group
  • Introduction to ACS Paragon Plus/Peer-Review Tutorial*
  • Basics in Scholarly Publishing: From the Editors Themselves
  • Faculty Focus Group
  • Alternative Careers in Chemistry: There’s more to life than tenure-track!*

Speakers

Jaan Pesti, Bristol Myers-Squibb Pharmaceutical Co.

Leonard V. Interrante, Editor-in-Chief, Chemistry of Materials

Michael Ward, Associate Editor, Chemistry of Materials

Stephen Hansen, Assistant Director, North American Sales, ACS Publications

Cheryl H. Agris, Principal, The Law Offices of Cheryl H. Agris, Ph.D., P.C.

Professor, Science Reference Librarian, City College of New York

*These modules are no longer offered or have been repurposed in other presentations.

Emory University

February 25-26, 2010

Modules

  • Graduate Student Focus Group
  • Introduction to ACS Paragon Plus/Peer-Review Tutorial*
  • Basics in Scholarly Publishing: From the Editors Themselves
  • Faculty Focus Group
  • Librarian Focus Group
  • Alternative Careers in Chemistry: There’s more to life than tenure-track!*

Speakers

Donna Hudson, Science Librarian for Chemistry and Physics, Emory University Woodruff Library

Dennis C. Liotta, Editor-in-Chief, ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters

David Sholl, Senior Editor, Langmuir

Albert Padwa, Assistant Editor, The Journal of Organic Chemistry

George O’Neill, ACS Career Consultant

Mary Lou DeLucia, Senior Staff Materials Scientist in Global Research, Development and Engineering, EXIDE Technologies

David Ladner, Patent agent and Owner at Ladner Patent Management LLC

Bing Wang, Subject Librarian in Chemical/Biomolecular Engineering, Materials Science/Engineering, and Polymer/Textile/Fiber

*These modules are no longer offered or have been repurposed in other presentations.

Vanderbilt University

January 27-28, 2010

Modules

  • Graduate Student Focus Group
  • Faculty Focus Group
  • Introduction to ACS Paragon Plus*
  • Benefits of ACS Membership Presentation*
  • Undergraduate Focus Group
  • Speaker Series and Reception*

Speakers

Richard N. Armstrong, Editor-in-Chief, Biochemistry

Kitty Porter, Reference Librarian, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Craig W. Lindsley, Editor-in-Chief, ACS Chemical Neuroscience

Lawrence J. Marnett, Former Editor-in-Chief, Chemical Research in Toxicology

*These modules are no longer offered or have been repurposed in other presentations.