Early Career Scientists

Learning to love listeria

The Society for Applied Microbiology (SfAM) offers Full, International and Life Members the opportunity to give undergraduate students and recent graduates, studying microbiology as part of their degree programme, the opportunity to obtain work experience. The Students into Work Grant… Read More ›

Foundations for the future

Lucy Harper, Chief Executive of the Society for Applied Microbiology spoke to Wiley about our Early Career Scientists (ECS) group. The ECS Committee organize events for ECS and Student Members at the Annual Applied Microbiology Conference and contribute to Microbiologist magazine.  Lucy chats about… Read More ›

Hearing the Voice of the Future

On Wednesday 15th March, five of our ECS members travelled to Westminster to represent SfAM at the RSB-organised Voice of the Future event. Set in the middle of British Science Week, this unique Q&A session gave young researchers and students the chance to grill MPs and government officials on science and engineering policy. Our policy officer, Chris, reports on the day.

Bioethics

SfAM and the ECS committee are proud to invite undergraduate, postgraduate and early career scientists to attend and participate in the third ECS Research Conference on 11 October 2016 at The Royal Society of Medicine, London. Transhumanism, cryonics, assisted suicide… Read More ›

Surviving a PhD abroad

The decision to go abroad for my PhD was quite rightly based on finding the right topic for me to study further. A research question that I was passionate enough about to endure the challenges involved in completing a PhD. I… Read More ›