E Gordon Young Lecture 2017 by Prof. Polly Arnold

E Gordon Young Lecture 2017 by Prof. Polly Arnold

An E Gordon Young Lecture 2017 (#CICEGYLecture) by Professor Polly L Arnold OBE FRSE FRSC (@ProfArno) Crum Brown Chair of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh       Abstract: A fundamental understanding is needed to develop safe, long-term handling of our nuclear waste legacies and for cleaner ways to extract technology-critical rare earth metals. The subtleties of structure and bonding in […]

CSC Symposium: Life after the Lab – Unconventional Careers for Scientists

by Molly Sung On June 1st, the CIC-Toronto Section hosted the informational session “Life After the Lab: Unconventional Careers for Scientists” at the 100th Canadian Chemistry Conference in Toronto. Students and early career scientists had the opportunity to hear from professionals in a wide range of careers including patent law, finance, policy advocacy, and communications design. Speakers highlighted their own […]

AGM 2017

by Samantha A. M. Smith The CIC Toronto Section has held their 2017 Annual General Meeting on May 17th at the Mattamy Athletic Centre (formerly Maple Leaf Gardens), Ryerson University. The meeting began with a technical seminar titled “Chemistry in a Cone” by Prof. Goff (University of Guelph) which focused on the physical and chemical interactions that have to occur […]

Chemistry professionals present wide career possibilities to graduates and postdocs at the 4th annual career fair

by Kim Osten This year the CIC Toronto Section hosted over 125 people at our annual Career Fair at the University of Toronto on Friday April 28th, 2017. The event was tailored towards graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and early career CIC members from across the Greater Toronto Area. This year’s event was supported through generous donations from our Platinum Sponsors: […]

Join us at our annual career fair!

Join us at our annual career fair!

Join us for the CIC Toronto Section’s annual Career Fair hosted at the University of Toronto on April 28th, 2017. Aimed towards graduate students, postdocs and early career members in the chemical sciences, this event seeks to provide you with the skills and connections required to begin your career with confidence! Representatives from a variety of organizations ranging from local […]