Upcoming Site Visits

Dear Berkeley Postdocs,

 

The PIEP Committee is very happy to announce its second site visit in 2017:

 

10X Genomics

 

DATE

Thursday, June 29, 2017

 

LOCATION

Pleasanton, CA

 

TIME

10:50 AM - 3:30 PM

 

APPLICATION

In order to be eligible for this site visit opportunity, please finish a 15-question survey and submit your current 2-page resume here: https://form.jotform.us/70596118851159.Please note, we only accept resumes that are 2 pages or shorter!

 

The deadline of application through the above link is Thursday June 15 at noon. You will be notified on June 23rd whether you have been selected for the site visit.

 

ABOUT -  10X Genomics

10x Genomics meets the critical need for long range, structural and cellular information, with an innovative system that transforms short-read sequencing technologies. Their Chromium System supports comprehensive genomics and high-throughput single cell transcriptomics. It enables researchers to discover previously inaccessible genomic information at unprecedented scale, including phased structural variants, phased single nucleotide variants, and dynamic gene expression of individual cells—while leveraging their existing sequencing systems and workflows. To read more visit their website at: https://www.10xgenomics.com/

 

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Postdocs, graduate students or visiting scholars who want to explore career options in Biotech and have a specific interest in genomics are especially encouraged to apply. If you are in computational biology, molecular biology, chemistry, engineering or a related field, this visit will also represent a great chance for you to directly meet with a local employer, who is continually growing and looking for new hires.

 

AGENDA

10:50 AM    Board bus

12:00 PM    Lunch and panel discussion

1:00   PM    Tour of 10x

1:30   PM    Networking with hiring managers

2:30   PM   Departure

 

PLEASE NOTE that the site visit is FREE to all visitors. The applicants will be selected based on the company’s preference.

 

Should you have any questions about the 10X Genomics site visit, please feel free to contact the Postdoc Industry Exploration Program (PIEP) at ucb.piep@gmail.com.