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The New York Academy of Sciences shared the information below about a great opportunity available for graduate students and post-docs in STEM fields taking place this Fall in New York City. Please feel free to share this widely within your regions.
On November 14th, 2016, the New York Academy of Sciences and PepsiCo will host a special Journey through Science Day at the Academy’s headquarters in New York City. Fifty exceptional students and early career scientists (MS, PhD, postdoc) will be selected for this unique opportunity to interact with PepsiCo’s R&D leadership, learn about their efforts to develop products rooted in science-based nutrition, get an exclusive glimpse of how science has shaped their careers, and gain an understanding of what it is like to work in a global team environment. Additionally, each participant will be asked to present a poster on their research to highlight and share their own activities and interests with PepsiCo. There will be an award ceremony for the best posters at the end of the event.
The Academy is seeking to invite individuals with experience in the following key areas:
· Life Sciences: Nutrition, Biochemistry, Toxicology, Biology, Neurosciences, Pharmacology, Statistics
· Engineering: Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Plastics Engineering, Packaging Engineering
· Food Science: Food Science specialties, Agriculture, Chemistry (Analytical, Flavor, Natural Products)
· Material Science: Material Science, Polymer Science
Travel awards are available. Applications are due on August 1. For more information and an application form, please visit: http://www.nyas.org/landing/pepsico.aspx
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