Archive | October, 2017

Experiential Learning Expo

Connect directly with both VCU departments and community-based organizations who offer opportunities for relevant, experiential and applied learning. Whether you are seeking volunteer, internship, research, creative or other experiential opportunities, find organizations that can help you grow as a professional. All majors and programs of study are welcome to attend. Richmond Salons, 2nd Floor, University […]

Read More

Criminalist-Iowa

This position collects and preserves evidence and performs scientific analysis of physical materials in the investigation of crimes for the Division of Criminal Investigation Crime Laboratory; performs related work as required. Performs forensic science analysis, research and training; crime scene work; speaks and trains peace officers and fire fighters; court testimony and report writing. This […]

Read More

VCU National Scholarship Office

General Information Sessions Friday, October 27 at noon OR Tuesday, October 31 at 2:00 Both sessions at 701 W. Grace St., room 1303 For more information, contact natlscholar@vcu.edu

Read More

Medicolegal Death Investigator – Richmond

The Virginia Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is hiring for a Medicolegal Death Investigator in central district office in Richmond, VA.  This position closes on 11/01/17.  This posting is for a position in the Central district Office of the Chief Medical Examiner located in Richmond, VA. It involves working a rotating schedule which requires variable […]

Read More

ASTEE Student Research Project Award

ASTEE is pleased to announce the creation of the new Student Research Project Award.  This $250 award is available to any undergraduate or graduate student who is pursuing a BS or higher degree in the natural sciences or forensic sciences and who is performing research in the field of Trace Evidence.  The deadline for this […]

Read More

FORENSIC IDENTIFICATION SPECIALIST I-CA

Under close supervision, makes fingerprint comparisons, processes crime scenes for evidence, utilizes automated systems to compare latent fingerprints, prepares reports, and engages in other activities related to forensic identification. Positions allocated to this class work under close supervision of a Forensic Identification Specialist II, Supervising Forensic Identification Specialist, or a higher-level supervisor. Positions in this […]

Read More

2017 NIJ Award

Congratulations to Forensic Science Associate Professor, Dr. Christopher Ehrhardt! He received an NIJ award for “Nanoscale Imaging and Chemical Analysis of Extracellular DNA in Trace Evidence Samples”. Way to go, Dr. E.!

Read More

Forensic Scientist I – DNA Unit-Massachusetts

Complete comprehensive training in current methods and techniques used to conduct chemical and biological laboratory or on-site tests including, but not limited to, analyzing biological specimens and organic and inorganic substances; preparing solutions to be used in testing; and operating laboratory equipment. Develop proficiency in applying established protocols and procedures to determine the presence of […]

Read More

VCU BEST (Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training)

Searching For A Science Summer Internship October 13, 3:30-4:30 Harris Hall 2108 Are you looking for an internship for next summer, but are unsure of where to look or where to start? This workshop is for you! Come and learn more about the timeline to apply how to market yourself as a qualified applicant for […]

Read More

Forensic Biologist III- Maryland

Job Title: Forensic Biologist III Closing Date/Time: Fri. 10/20/17 4:30 PM Eastern Time Salary: $58,487.00 – $91,119.00 Annually Under general supervision, supervises staff and assists in conducting biological analyses, DNA analyses and examinations of physical evidence pertaining to law enforcement investigations. Prepares reports of analyses, and provides expert testimony in court. Conducts laboratory quality assurance, […]

Read More