Johns Hopkins Gazette | February 19, 2007
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The newspaper of The Johns Hopkins University February 19, 2007 | Vol. 36 No. 22



Career Fair 2007

The Public Health Career Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, March 2, in the Bloomberg School of Public Health's Feinstone Hall and Room W2008. The fair is open to all undergraduate and graduate students looking for full-time, internship, consultancy and fellowship positions in corporate, government, and nonprofit sectors. Among the 40-plus employers scheduled to attend are Abt Associates, Academy for Educational Development, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, HealthCore Inc., Maryland Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and Worldwide Orphans Foundation.

The Career Fair is sponsored by the Bloomberg School's Career Services Office. For more information, go to PH_Marketplace/index.html or call 410-955-3034.


Business for Scientists

The JHMI Professional Development Office is pleased to announce a new course, Business for Scientists, to be offered in conjunction with faculty from the Kellogg School of Management.

This three-module certificate course will introduce business concepts and industry-specific tools and frameworks to professionals interested in biotechnology, enabling participants to understand how innovation moves from bench to market. For more information, contact the Professional Development Office at or call 410-502-2804.


CLF Predoctoral Fellowship Program

The Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future is now accepting applications for its 2007-2008 Predoctoral Fellowship Program.

Johns Hopkins predoctoral students from any division of the university, including those applying to a doctoral program at the time of this application, are eligible for support during any stage of their doctoral program.

Each fellowship provides one year of support in an amount up to $50,000 to be used for tuition, stipend and/or research expenses depending on individual needs. Current CLF fellows may apply for academic year 2007-2008 to compete equally with new applicants.

While receiving support from the CLF, fellows will be expected to participate in appropriate CLF activities, to represent CLF at selected meetings and to serve as a scientific resource to CLF. Awards will be announced in early May.

For an application, go to

For more information, contact Leana Pitkevits at 410-502-7578 or by e-mail at


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