Tag Archives: Microbiology

The Science & Business of Brewing

March 21, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm
Alumni Boardroom, 1st floor Student Commons

Do you love beer? Do you love science? What about money? Have you ever thought about combining all of those things in a career?

Join us in the Alumni Boardroom on March 21 to learn from Triple Crossing Brewery and Brown Distributing about the science and the business of beer. The owners of Triple Crossing will talk about their experience as local brewers and a sales representative from Brown will discuss the ins and outs of the beverage industry.

All students are welcome to attend!

USGS Reston Microbiology Lab Internship Announcement

Dear colleagues,

The Reston Microbiology Lab is looking for an intern this summer who will participate in research aimed at understanding microbial impacts on unconventional oil and gas development. We are looking for highly motivated students with backgrounds in microbiology, biology, chemistry or environmental science, that have a strong interest in research. Experience with molecular biology, microbial cultivation, chemistry and field work is a plus.
The students will be working at the USGS National Center located in Reston, VA with Adam Mumford and Denise Akob and more information about the lab can be found here:  ​http://water.usgs.gov/nrp/microbiology/. Housing is not provided although we are happy to make suggestions for housing options. ​ ​
If you know of students that fit these needs would you be willing to post an advertisement for our position? Our administrative officer, Emerson Perez-Paniagua, will be emailing you the advertisement that we would like you to post​ for 5 days (Feb. 12-19). Please encourage students to apply.
Requirements for the application:
  • Resume
  • Transcripts
  • 1 Letter of Recommendation

All applications will be submitted directly to Emerson.

Denise Akob and Adam Mumford
Dr. Denise M. Akob
Research Microbiologist
U.S. Geological Survey
National Research Program
12201 Sunrise Valley Dr.
MS 430/1B402
Reston, VA 20192
Office: 703-648-5819

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