Why Should you attend?
ACS on Campus is dedicated to preparing students like YOU (graduate students, and post-docs) for the professional hurdles you’ll face in the years to come. Whether you stay in academia or head elsewhere, you’ll need skills to:
- Find a job
- Publish in top journals
- Earn grant funding, fellowships, and awards
- Effectively use research tools like SciFinder® and ACS journals online
- Advocate for science and chemistry
- Communicate your science to chemists and non chemists alike
Who should attend?
While open to the public, currently the menu of modules features content appropriate for:
- Senior undergraduates who plan on attending PhD granting institutions for graduate school
- Graduate students
- Post-doctoral researchers
- Non-faculty researchers
- Tenure-track faculty
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WHY ACS ON CAMPUS IS FOR YOU
Leaders in the field
Heather L. Tierney, Ph.D.
After completing her Ph.D.in Chemistry at Tufts University, Heather L. Tierney joined the Publications Division of the American Chemical Society (ACS) in 2010 as the Managing Editor for ACS Nano and Nano Letters. In 2016, Heather began a a new role at ACS, as Managing Editor, Journals and Ethics Policy. In addition to managing the ACS’s two flagship Reviews journals, Accounts of Chemical Research and Chemical Reviews, Heather helps to provide guidance on best practice in publication ethics and policy in accordance with industry standards as set by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and other external agencies.