Writing Specific Aims: A Hands-On Brain-Engaged Guide to Making Your Reviewers Like You!
If you have considered applying for any grant, plan to attend this informative and engaging workshop led by Dr. Richard Nowakowski. This will not be discipline specific, but will engage and prepare the attendee to write a clear, focused proposal.
What: Writing Specific Aims: A Hands-On Brain- Engaged Guide to Making Your Reviewers Like You!
When: Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Chemistry Science Laboratory (CSL 1005) (map)
About the Speaker
Dr. Richard Nowakowski is the Randolph L. Rill Professor and Chair of the Department of Biomedical Science at the FSU College of Medicine. He has maintained an active research laboratory for many years, working on cell proliferation in the development and adult brain and also on transcriptomic analysis of the normal and diseased brain in male vs female mice. He has served on Study Sections and Review Panels for NIH, NSF, NASA and Autism Speaks. The 3 full terms on NIH Study Sections include 2 terms as Chair. Nowakowski’s research expertise includes developmental neuroscience, cell proliferation, cell cycle and neurogenesis in developing and adult brain, and the use of bromodeoxyuridine. He has >25 years of experience teaching medical students including 20 years as Director of the Medical Neuroscience Course. At RWJMS, he was also the Director of the Postdoctoral Career Development Program. In this capacity, he worked to train Postdocs for the variety of career opportunities that they have in universities, colleges and industry. He continues to work on these issues at FSU and also as a member of the Board of Directors of the National Postdoc Association.
Please contact Beth Hodges with any questions.