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MARC and MBRS-IMSD Sponsored Post-Ph.D. Panel

Are you interested in pursuing a Ph.D.? Curious about the life of a post-Ph.D. student and the challenges of finding a job after finishing?

Attend this free post-Ph.D. panel to seek advice from post-graduate students, network and get your questions answered!

Students will meet in GMCS 301 for the initial panel and then split into sections based on academic and career interests (see list below).


Friday April 19, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM PDT


SDSU Main Campus, GMCS 301


Biology – GMCS 307

#Katrina Go Yamazaki, Ph.D.

Asst. Prof. California State University, Los Angeles, LSAMP Program Coordinator


#Richard Virgen-Slane, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of California, San Diego


Chemistry – GMCS 308

#Kristina Pohaku Mitchell, Ph.D.

Science Teacher, School of Science and Technology (SciTech) at San Diego High School  


Medicine/Bioengineering – GMCS 309

#Kristian Brown, M.D./Ph.D.

Transplant Surgeon, Asst. Prof Bioengineering


Math/Computational Science – GMCS 310

#Edward Steven Jimenez, Ph.D.

Scientist, Sandia National Laboratory


*Susan Anne Elizabeth Berggren, Ph.D.

Scientist, SPAWAR


Psychology – GMCS 324

#Daphne Dionisio, Ph.D.

Asst. Professor of Psychology,

Glendale Community College


*Gabriela Simon-Cerejido, Ph.D.

Asst. Prof. of Communicative Disorders, California State University, Los Angeles 


Pharmacology – GMCS 327

#Tuan Nguyen, Pharm.D.

Pharmacist, Vons


Ecology – GMCS 329

*Paquita Hoeck, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow, SD Zoo’s Institute for Conservation Research



#sponsored by the NIH.NIGMS MARC Program Grant: 5T34GM008303-23

*sponsored by the NIH. NIGMS MBRS.IMSD Program Grant: 2R25GM058906-09A4

Click on the link below to register.

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For questions regarding this event, contact Jessica Nombrano-Larsen or Thelma Chavez.

We look forward to seeing you!

Thelma Chavez
SDSU College of Sciences, MARC Program

Jessica Nombrano Larsen

SDSU College of Sciences, MBRS-IMSD Program


Sponsored by the NIH.NIGMS MARC Program Grant: 5T34GM008303-23 & NIH.NIGMS MBRS.IMSD Program Grant: 2R25GM058906-09A4

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