Career Workshops for Postdocs
Coming up in the Career Workshop Series are two seminars focusing
on job-hunting skills for young scientists:
- The "CV/Resume-Writing Workshop," on Wednesday, May 5
from 10 to 11:30 AM, at he Keck Amphitheater, will feature
Barbara Coleman of PharmaScouts.
- The "Interviewing Workshop," on Wednesday, May 5 from
2 to 3:30 PM, at the Keck Amphitheater, will feature Mary
Yaroshevsky-Glanville, senior director of human capital
for Anadys Parmaceuticals, on "Initial HR Interviews;" Luc
Teyton, associate professor at The Scripps Research Institute,
on "Academic vs. Industry Interviews;" and Duncan McRee,
president of ActiveSight, on "Hiring Manager Interviews."
A question-and-answer period with the speakers and recently
interviewed Scripps Research postdocs will follow.
These workshops are arranged by Teyton, the Counseling and
Postdoctoral Services Department, the Society of Fellows,
and the Network for Women in Science at Scripps.
Submissions for Scientific Report Due May 7
All submissions for the 2004 Scientific Report are
due at noon on Friday, May 7. You may submit your report in
one of two ways:
1) By putting your submission on a disk and giving it with
a printout to your departmental administrator (as reports
have been submitted in the past),
2) By sending a file via email to Jann Coury of the Communications
Office at email@example.com and giving a printout to your
departmental administrator. Guidelines for submitting reports
are available at http://www.scripps.edu/services/comm/sr2004guide.pdf.
In addition, for investigators who hold joint appointments
in The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, the Skaggs
Institute Report submissions will be due Friday, September
10. Submission guidelines are available online at: http://www.scripps.edu/services/comm/sk2004guide.pdf.
Mother's Day Shopping at the Spring Craft Fair
The Spring Craft Fairfeaturing woodwork, orchids, pottery,
grapevine wreaths, baked goodies, jewelry, plants, and handcrafted
African "Chondos" bags for sale by Scripps Research employeeswill
be held from 11 AM to 2 PM on Thursday, April 29 in Immunology
Galleria and walkway in front of the Immunology Building.
ScrippsAssists will hold a raffle to support its projects.
For more information, contact Bonnie Towle, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send comments to: mikaono[at]scripps.edu
Marilyn Gutierrez Retires
Marilyn Gutierrez, Human Resources information systems manager,
retired on April 22 after over 23 years with Scripps Research.
"It has been a great experience working here and seeing TSRI
evolve to what it is today," she says. "It has been interesting
and challenging the whole time." Gutierrez plans to spend
more time with her family, enroll in classes, and travel with
her husband. Later this year, they plan to go to New Orleans,
Kansas City, and Las Vegas.