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Plantae Webinar Highlighting Plant Physiology Focus Issue “Sensors and Controllers: For and From Plants”

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Plantae Webinar Highlighting Plant Physiology Focus Issue “Sensors and Controllers: For and From Plants” When: Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at 9:00 AM PDT (UTC-7) | 11:00 AM CDT (UTC-5) | 12:00 PM EDT (UTC-4) Register Now!  A characteristic of plant life is the ability to rapidly acclimate…

Plantae Webinar: Launch and advance a career in science without a PhD

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Plantae Webinar: Launch and advance a career in science without a PhD  Recorded Thursday, April 22nd About This Webinar Many of our career conversations focus on what’s next after a plant science PhD, but there are other ways to be extremely successful in this field without a doctorate. In…

What I Wish I had Known When I Started Grad School 

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Plantae Webinar: What I Wish I had Known When I Started Grad School  When: Tuesday, April 13th at 2 PM EDT 11 AM PDT (UTC-7)  | 1 PM CDT (UTC-5) | 2 PM EDT (UTC-4)  About This Webinar This semester, many graduate students are embarking on a new unprecedented journey. The ASPB Early Career…

Lessons from Plants: A Conversation with Beronda Montgomery

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A conversation with Beronda Montgomery Recorded April 6, 2021 Beronda Montgomery is a Foundation Professor at Michigan State University in the departments of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Microbiology & Molecular Genetics. The Montgomery Lab pursues a common research theme of…

Careers in Plant Biology Startups

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Careers in Plant Biology Startups Recorded Thursday, November 12, 2020 About This Webinar Startups are an essential component of the plant biology and ag-tech industry ecosystems. In this webinar, organized by the Women in Plant Biology Committee, you will learn what it’s like to work at a…

Careers Beyond the Bench - Industry Edition

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Careers Beyond the Bench - Industry Edition Recorded Monday, October 26, 2020  About This Webinar During this Plantae webinar, which has been jointly organized by the ASPB EDIC Committee and the ASPB Women in Plant Biology Committee, you will develop insights into the many career options available…

Parenting & Scientific Training

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Parenting & Scientific Training Recorded Tuesday, June 16, 2020   About This Webinar In this webinar, organized by ASPB’s Women in Plant Biology Committee, our panelists discuss challenges, resources, tips, and opportunities for scientists in training who are also parents or considering…

What makes a paper *really* pioneering?

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What makes a paper *really* pioneering? Recorded Friday, May 8, 2020 About This Webinar With the benefit of hindsight, we can all recognize key ideas and innovations that opened up new avenues of research or provided radical new insights. But is it possible to learn how to recognize these pioneering…
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Plant Science Careers in Space Biology

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Plant Science Careers in Space Biology Recorded Thursday, April 9, 2020 About This Webinar Plant science careers in the space program. Really? For many plant biologists, the concept of working for NASA or contributing to space exploration might be rather unexpected. However, career opportunities…