Learn the ins and outs of applying for an HHMI Investigator position

Members of the CALS community are invited to attend a panel discussion and Q&A to learn about the ins and outs of applying for a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Investigator position.

The discussion is set for Tuesday, Dec. 17, 3:00 – 4:30p.m., in the Auditorium of the Biotechnology Building, located at 425 Henry Mall.

Panelists include current and former HHMI investigators Paul Ahlquist, professor of plant pathology and oncology and molecular virology; Ed Chapman, professor of neuroscience; and Judith Kimble, professor of biochemistry.

The HHMI is seeking to appoint approximately 20 new Investigators through a national open competition.

Candidates apply directly to HHMI. Applications must be received by March 18, 2020.

The competition is open to basic researchers and physician scientists who catalyze discovery research in basic and biomedical sciences, plant biology, evolutionary biology, biophysics, chemical biology, biomedical engineering, and computational biology.

Visit to learn more about the competition.