Wednesday Short Courses

Beyond Academia: Scientific Career Pathways

Wednesday, October 18th – 1:00 PM, Michigan League

Complete Two-Day Schedule

Registration has closed, participants can register on-site on Wednesday or Thursday.

Confirmed speakers and industry participants include:

  • Doug Dollemore, American Chemical Society
  • Dr. Meredith Drosback, Formerly of White House Office of Science & Technology Policy
  • Professor Oleg Gang, Columbia University
  • Dr. Jeannette Garcia, IBM
  • Dr. Crystal Morrison, PPG
  • Dr. Jennifer M. Rego, US Army Natick Soldier Research Center
  • Industry Attendees: BASF, PPG, Wacker Chemie

Short Courses: 1:00 – 6:00 PM, Michigan League, 3rd Floor

Industry Networking Dinner: 6:30 PM, Zingerman’s Greyline, 100 North Ashley Street

HotelsFor those needing accommodations, this is a partial list of nearby Ann Arbor hotels. More hotel and other options are available at

Parking: Venue & Parking Map

The Maynard Street and Liberty Square garages in Ann Arbor offer public parking ($1.20/hour) within a short walk of the Michigan League.  The Ann & Ashley Street garage is conveniently located next to the Zingerman’s Greyline.