Trips & Tips to Navigating & Networking at Conferences

Sponsored by VCU Career Services, this VCU BEST (Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training) Science Student Workshop  will help teach the do’s & don’ts of how to effectively & professionally navigate conferences. September 29, 3:30-4:30, Harris Hall 2108  

Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training (BEST)

Is A Masters or PhD in Science for Me? September 15, 3:30-4:30 Harris Hall 2108 Interested in going to graduate school in the Sciences but are unsure if you want to pursue a Masters or PhD? Unsure of what degree to pursue that best prepares you for your current career goals? Come & listen to […]

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Gaining Experience in Research

VCU BEST (Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training) September 8, 3:30-4:30 pm, Harris Hall 2108 Want to gain hands-on experience conducting research, but are not entirely sure how to go about getting involved? This session is for you. All students welcome. Presented by VCU Career Services  

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Criminalist I/II – Forensic Biology/DNA- CA

The ideal candidate will: Be an experienced Forensic Biology/DNA technical professional dedicated to staying abreast of changes within the forensic industry. Be familiar with performing biological screening, DNA extraction, quantitation, amplification, and typing. Have minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in biology, chemistry or a forensic science-related area. Have successfully completed a minimum of 12 semester or equivalent […]

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Scholarship Information Sessions

The National Scholarship Office (NSO) will be offering several information sessions during the fall semester related to scholarship programs with deadlines later this fall or early in the spring semester. Boren Awards: Boren Scholarships (undergrads) and Fellowships (graduate students) can be used to study languages that are not frequently studied in the United States. The funds–up to […]

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Independent Study- MCV Campus

There is an independent study position in the Goodwin Research Lab for the Fall 2017 semester. From experience in the past, students from the Forensic Science department have been very competent in the lab and able to understand the principles behind the project they were working on. Resume should at least include general work experience, lab experiences, and GPA. If […]

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Forensic Chemist I/II (DNA Analyst)-Maryland

CLOSING DATE: 8/14/17 This announcement will be used to fill a full-time position in the DNA Unit of the Anne Arundel County Police Department. This position may be filled at one of the following levels based on the skills, credentials and level of experience of the successful candidate. FORENSIC CHEMIST I: $52,219 – $91,446 per […]

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SOFT Student Enrichment Program

In September, hundreds of forensic toxicologists from around the world will be in Boca Raton, Florida to attend the 2017 Society of Forensic Toxicologists (SOFT) conference (September 9 – 14).  As part of the conference, we are inviting undergraduate and graduate students interested in forensic toxicology to take part in a one-day educational outreach program.  […]

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VCU Forensic Science Alum on Jeopardy

St. Paul’s Alyssa Mondelli will compete on “Jeopardy!” tonight, Monday, July 10. A forensic scientist for the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Mondelli earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of St. Thomas and her master’s in forensic science from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond.

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Open for Recruitment: June 19, 2017 – July 19, 2017 Announcement # 07432064665 Salary Range: $22.30 – $28.34 per hour -Plus Competitive Benefits! Responsibilities: Maintain established standards of laboratory cleanliness, safety, and efficiency. Follow analytical methods and the quality and safety procedures. Document quality controls and work. Ensure that reports issued for analysis they perform […]

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