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Fall 8-30-2015

Quick Facts

  • The group’s work prompted the National Science Foundation to award the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) a $500,000 grant to support a comprehensive mentoring program for postdoctoral fellows and early-career faculty members.
  • The program focuses on teaching grant-writing skills and career-development strategies, and promotes diversity in the scientific workforce by supporting underrepresented minority postdoctoral scientists and new assistant professors in their efforts to secure research funding.