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SALES EXECUTIVE – Life Sciences (p/t) – Scotland and Ireland

June 27, 2015
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SALES EXECUTIVE – Life Sciences (p/t) Territory: Scotland & Ireland Salary: £36,000 pro rate plus car and bonus Permanent part-time position (3-4 days per week)   Our client is a world leading supplier of high quality cytokines which includes E. coli, insect, and mammalian cell-derived recombinant proteins, their monoclonal/polyclonal antibodies, ELISA development kits, and other […]


STEM for all

June 19, 2015
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So I think everyone saw the response from so many of the science world to the ill advised comments made by Tim Hunt and Shrinivas Kulkarni on  #distractinglysexy #girlswithtoys, to remind the world that science is not gender exclusive. Science is Universal. It all comes back to gender stereotypes. Negative comments, playing to stereotypes, however harmless […]


Invite to launch of report Gazing at the Future – 19th May 2015 at the Institute of Physics

April 28, 2015
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 Gazing at the Future : The experience of male and female physics and astronomy doctoral students in the UK Tuesday 19 May 10am – 1.15pm Institute of Physics, 76 Portland Place, London.   The Institute of Physics (IOP) and Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) warmly invites you to the launch of our report Gazing at the Future […]


Are you a Pharmacist or Scientist near Durham, wanting to return to research after a career break?

April 21, 2015
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The fellowship will be held within the Division of Pharmacy at the School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health at Durham University. Closing date for applications is Sunday 31st May 2015 The Fellowship is intended for a pharmacist or scientist wishing to return after a career break, to research in medicinal or synthetic chemistry, pharmacy, material […]


Applications invited for University Lectureship in Astrophysics at Univeristy of Cambridge

December 16, 2014
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    Applications are invited for a University Lectureship in Astrophysics to commence on 1 September 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter. Appointment will be made at an appropriate point on the scale for University Lecturers (BETWEEN 38,511 AND 48,743 PA) and will be for a probationary period of five years with appointment to […]


Westminster Employment Forum Keynote Seminar

November 26, 2014
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Westminster Employment Forum Keynote Seminar Women in the workplace – next steps for policy and best practice  with Jo Swinson MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Women and Equalities and Sharron Pamplin, HR Director, UK & Europe, Atkins and Sally Brett, TUC; Gillian Howard, Employment Lawyer; Carole Kitching, Newcastle College; Professor Suzan Lewis, Middlesex University; […]


A WOMAN’S PLACE…? WOMEN’S CAREERS IN SCIENCE

October 13, 2014
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A WOMAN’S PLACE…?  WOMEN’S CAREERS IN SCIENCE SHARING BEST PRACTICE BETWEEN ACADEMIA AND INDUSTRY Hurdles still exist for women who wish to further their careers in science, both in industry and academia. This event brings together the latest research and best practice from both sectors, with a range of speakers and interactive workshops. Attendees from […]


Motherhood and Career: 6 Tips To Being Successful At Both by Lorin Willis

July 20, 2014
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Balancing a career and motherhood is a constant struggle for most professional women. The demands of both are equally as stressful as they are rewarding. Today’s economic times leaves few with the option of staying home. Feeling pulled in so many directions is tough on even the strongest working mothers, leading most to feel overwhelmed. […]


Women in STEM: Are you IN or OUT?

July 10, 2014
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Survey for women qualified in STEM. Please help by completing this & passing it on. www.surveymonkey.com/s/womeninSTEMinorout  The survey will close in mid September and a final report is due to be published in October this year


2 PhD Studentships in Biological Sciences: Proteomics and Imaging of Hair and Skin – Durham University

June 18, 2014

The deadline for applications is Friday 4th July 2014 The first project is to study the proteomics and behaviour of skin cells in response to stress (with Dr. Adam Benham). The second project is to apply advanced imaging techniques and proteomics to study changes in hair structure in response to hair treatments (with Dr. Arto Määttä […]


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