The Quantitative Biology Program at Brandeis University, supported by a grant from Howard Huges Medical Institute, is now soliciting applications for an award for preparing an outstanding set of three pedagogical lectures on a subject at the interface of the physical and biomedical sciences. These lectures will be given at the Quantitative Biology Boot camp, January 12, through Friday, January 13, 2012. The award consists of a cash prize of $2,000.
Any graduate student or postdoctoral research associate currently at Brandeis is eligible to apply. The application packet should consist of short/ curriculum vitae/ and a one page outline of the three lectures. QB faculty will work with the successful applicant in preparing the lectures. Applications should be submitted to Jen Scappini either by campus mail (MS009), or e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org). (Due date will be discussed at the Wednesday, 10.19.11 Meeting).
An information session for potential applicants will be held on Wednesday, October 19th, 2:30-3:00 in Kosow 207.