Archive: Career Pathways Communities

Spring 2019

The Spring 2019 CPC were facilitated by Dr. Spencer Fenn and joined by the following professionals:

Research in Academia and Government (careers in this category): 
Meeting Times: 12-2 p.m. on April 4, May 2, and May 14
Glen Gallagher, PhD

Dr. Glen Gallagher*, Division Director, Molecular Diagnostics and Virology, Massachusetts Department of Public Health


Katie McMenimen, PhD  Dr. Katie McMenimen, Associate Professor of Chemistry, Mount Holyoke College

Research in Industry (careers in this category): 
Meeting Times: 1-3 p.m. on April 22, May 6, and May 24
Ceren Korkut, PhD Dr. Ceren Korkut*, Scientist, Biogen
Yang Wang, PhD Dr. Yang Wang, Deputy Director (VP) of Product Discovery, MassBiologics

Academic and Research Administration (careers in this category): 
Meeting Times: 1-3 p.m. on April 8, 2-4 p.m. on May 2, and 1-3 p.m. on May 20

Rowena Grainger, PhD Dr. Rowena GraingerSTEM Fellowship Advisor/Health Research Program Advisor, UCONN
Milka Kostic, PhD Dr. Milka KosticProgram Director, Chemical Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Business and Commercial Development (careers in this category):
Meeting Times: 2:30-4:30 p.m. on April 11, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. on April 23 and May 9

Susanna M Bächle, PhDDr. Susanna BächleOutreach Scientist & Strategic Partnership Manager, Addgene

Dr. Cynthia Hernit-Grant, Senior Director, Business Development, MassBiologics
Science Communication and Publishing (careers in this category):
Meeting Times: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on April 26, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on May 10 and May 31

Vivian Siegel, PhDDr. Vivian SiegelLecturer in Science Communications, Dept. of Biology, MIT

Chris Van, PhD Dr. Christopher Van*, Senior Medical Writing Scientist, Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Fall 2018

The Fall 2018 CPC were facilitated by Dr. Spencer Fenn and joined by the following professionals:

Research in Academia and Government (careers in this category):  
Mitch McVey, PhD  Dr. Mitch McVey, Professor, Department of Biology, Tufts University
Avi Rodal, PhD  Dr. Avi Rodal, Associate Professor of Biology, Brandeis University

Research in Industry (careers in this category)
Lauren Drouin, PhD Dr. Lauren Drouin, Scientist II in Analytical Development, Voyager Therapeutics, Inc.
Colby Souders, PhD Dr. Colby Souders, Chief Technology Officer, Abveris, Inc.

Policy, Legal & Regulatory Affairs (careers in this category)
Ronit Prawer Ronit Prawer, Director - Eastern US, UK Science and Innovation Network, British ConsulateKimberly Wolfram Kim Wolfram, Director of Global Regulatory CMC, Biogen Inc.

Science Education & Outreach (careers in this category):

Megan Rokop, PhDDr. Megan Rokop, Associate Dean of the Honors College, UMass Boston

 

Spring 2018

The Spring 2018 CPC were facilitated by Dr. Spencer Fenn and joined by the following professionals:

Research in Academia and Government (careers in this category): 
Ken Campellone, PhD  Dr. Ken Campellone*, Assistant Professor, Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Connecticut
Michelle Mondoux, PhD  Dr. Michelle Mondoux, Associate Professor of Biology, College of the Holy Cross

Research in Industry (careers in this category)
Kristin Krukenberg, PhD Dr. Kristin Krukenberg, Senior Scientist in Analytical Development, Jounce Therapeutics, Inc.
Wes Salomon, PhD Dr. William (Wes) Salomon*, Principal Scientist at Intellia Therapeutics, Inc.

Academic and Research Administration (careers in this category)
Shoumita Dasgupta, PhD 
Dr. Shoumita Dasgupta, Associate Professor of Medicine, Assistant Dean of Admissions and Director of Graduate Studies for Genetics and Genomics, Boston University

Julie Huang, PhD


Dr. Julie Huang
, Director of Research Administration, Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School


Business and Commercial Development (careers in this category):
Jennifer Griffin, PhD
Dr. Jennifer Griffin*, Vice President, Industry Programs & Relations, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center

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Dr. Cynthia Hernit-Grant
, Senior Director, Business Development, MassBiologics



Science Communication and Publishing (careers in this category):

Kamna Aggarwal, PhDDr. Kamna Aggarwal*, Senior Medical Writer, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Craig Mak, PhDDr. H. Craig Mak, Editor of Cell Systems