Vanderbilt University

Nashville, Tennesee
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Event Information

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When

Thursday, October 10, 2019

13:00-17:30

Where

Community Room,
Heard Library,
419 21st Ave S,
Nashville, TN 37203

Who

Vanderbilt University

About

ACS on Campus, the American Chemical Society’s premier outreach program, is coming to Vanderbilt University for a half-day event on October 10!  You’ll learn how to choose the best journal for your research, become a master of copyright and ethics, career advice, and much more! 

You’ll hear from Prof. Craig Lindsley the Editor-in-Chief of ACS Chemical Neuroscience, Prof. Danielle Julie Carrier, Associate Editor, ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering and more!

The program is FREE and open to all students and researchers studying the sciences – not just chemistry. The event is free but registration is highly recommended.

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Agenda

13:00-13:30

Registration

13:30-13:45

Opening Remarks

13:45-14:30

10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing

Prof. Danielle Julie Carrier, Associate Editor, ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering; Professor and Department Head, Department of Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science, University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture

14:30-15:15

Copyright and Ethics

Dr. Marshall Brennan, Publishing Manager, ChemRxiv

15:15-15:35

Networking Break

15:35-15:45

Catalysts for Success: ACS Student Chapters

15:45-16:30

Write it, Speak it: Effective Communications

Prof. Steven D. Townsend, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Vanderbilt University

16:30-17:30

Beyond the Bench: Exploring Careers Outside of the Lab Coat

Prof. Danielle Julie Carrier, Associate Editor, ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering; Professor and Department Head, Department of Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science, University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture

Kara (Allen) KasaKaitas, Director, Recruitment and University Relations, Aegis Sciences Corporation; Fellow of the American Chemical Society

Prof. Steven D. Townsend, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Vanderbilt University

17:30

Closing Remarks