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
Managing Editor, ACS Nano & Nano Letters
Heather received her Bachelor's degree in Chemistry from Assumption College in Worcester, MA. She then proceeded to complete a Ph. D. in Chemistry at Tufts University, where she used a combination of scanning tunneling microscopy (STM) and density functional theory (DFT) to study the surface chemistry of a variety of systems including bimetallic alloys, molecular self-assembly, and single-molecule rotors. Heather joined the Publications Division of the American Chemical Society in 2010 as the Managing Editor for ACS Nano and Nano Letters.