Special Opportunities and Information for Early Career Professionals

Early Career Workshop - Meet the Journal Editors

Wednesday, 9 June 2010, 12:00 – 13:30
Santa Fe Convention Center – DeVargas/Coronado

Come meet the editors of our most important learned journals. During this Q&A session organized for early career scientists by the ASLO Early Career Committee, you will learn more about the reviewing and editorial process at some of the major aquatic and ecological journals. We have invited a panel that includes editors from leading journals including L&O, JNABS, CJFAS, Mar. Freshwat. Res., J. Plankton Res., J. Geophys. Res., Ecol. Applications and Oikos. Early Career scientists are invited to attend and interact with the panel, to find out more about the process of getting published as well as reviewing and editing for journals. A limited number of boxed lunches will be served.

Early Career Meet and Mix

Monday, 7 June 2010, 17:30 – 19:30
Santa Fe Convention Center – Courtyard

A “meet and mix” event for ASLO and NABS Early Career members (less than10 years since PhD). This is a social gathering for early career professionals to get to know each other and network among themselves. Refreshments will be served.

Roommates Wanted

Roommates Wanted is a free online service for student and early career members of either ASLO or NABS who are seeking roommates during this meeting. To participate, visit the website at http://www.aslo.org/meetings/roommates.html.

Career Center

Students and early career professionals can meet each other and the student board representatives from both societies in a fun, relaxed setting at the Career Center. This center will host the Career Bulletin Board where prospective employers are invited to post job announcements and students and early career professionals are invited to post a one-page CV. Stop by and sign up for the student career guide and raffle! The Career Center is located in the exhibit hall and will be opened Monday through Wednesday during exhibit hall hours.