Study Finds Women Undergrads in STEM Facing “Chilly” Campus Climate

by Pearl Stewart Research published this month found that as women students remain underrepresented in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) courses, they are being subjected to an unwelcoming, “chilly” atmosphere in these male‐dominated fields. In an article titled “Identity, Campus Climate, and Burnout Among Undergraduate Women in STEM Fields,” Purdue University professor Dr. [...]


The ASIP Committee for Career Development and Diversity operates the PathFinders program which is a mentoring opportunity for first-time attendees to the ASIP Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology. The purpose of the PathFinders program is to provide guidance to trainees related to navigation of a large multi-disciplinary meeting like Experimental Biology (especially for those attending [...]

Satdarshan (Paul) Singh Monga, MD

Trailblazing Men ASIP Highlights Session: I Am An ASIP Member and This Is My Science Experimental Biology 2019 – Orlando FL Satdarshan (Paul) Singh Monga, MD Professor of Pathology and Medicine Endowed Chair for Experimental PathologyVice Chair and Chief of the Division of Experimental PathologyAssistant Dean for the Medical Scientist Training Program, Director Pittsburgh Liver [...]

Nora Springer, DVM

Trailblazing Women ASIP Highlights Session: I Am An ASIP Member and This Is My Science Experimental Biology 2019 – Orlando FL Nora Springer, DVM Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Diagnostic Medicine/PathologyKansas State University, Manhattan, KS As a PhD-trained veterinary pathologist, my interests lie in the intersection of discovery, translational, and clinical research.  I study comparative oncology, meaning [...]

Professional Development for PhD Students

By Academic Positions Certain professional skills including communication, leadership, teamwork, and project management are valued by employers across a wide range of sectors. While many institutions offer professional development workshops specifically aimed at helping graduate students develop these skills, you can also learn them through the course of your degree. Here are some of the [...]