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American Chemical Society Virtual Career Development Workshops

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American Chemical Society Virtual Career Development Workshops

The Ames Local Section of the American Chemical Society is excited to be sponsoring virtual career development workshops and one-on-one professional resume reviews & career consultations. The event presenter is ACS Career consultant, Dr. Lisa Balbes, who has visited the Ames section on numerous occasions and is an outstanding speaker. These valuable workshops and consultations are suitable for graduate and undergraduate students, postdoctoral fellows, or mid-career professionals in any engineering or scientific discipline/area. 

  1. Workshop 1: Finding Yourself:  Identifying a Career that Matches Your Strengths and Values: Monday October 18th from 2 pm to 4 pm
  2. Workshop 2: Setting Yourself Up for Success in an Interview: Tuesday October 19th from 12 noon to 2 pm
  3. New this year! Workshop 3: ChemIDP: Planning for Your Career: Tuesday October 19th from 2:30 pm – 4 pm
  4. Resume Reviews & One-On-One Career Consultation: ACS Career Consultant, Dr. Lisa Balbes, will review resumes, C.V.’s, cover letters, research statements, and/or statements of teaching philosophy and then set up one-on-one virtual appointments with applicants. Appointments will run from October 24 – 27.


RSVPs are required for all 3 events. To RSVP, click here or visit: