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Project Title: Reshaping Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century

PIN: PGA-BHEW-15-06         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Policy and Global Affairs

Sub Unit:
Board on Higher Education & Workforce
Committee on Science, Engineering, Medicine, and Public Policy
Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable
Teacher Advisory Council

Scherer, Layne

Subject/Focus Area:
Education; Policy for Science and Technology

Reshaping Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century
September 14, 2017 - September 15, 2017
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
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1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Open Sessions with Next Generation Researchers Initiative (Genentech Hall)

1:30 p.m. – 1:35 p.m. Welcome remarks (Keith Yamamoto)

1:35 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Panel I: Bold Visions for the Future of Science
Chair: Alan I. Leshner

David Asai, Senior Director for Science Education, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Elizabeth Baca, Senior Health Advisor, Governor of California’s Office of Planning and Research

Michael Richey, Associate Technical Fellow, Learning Sciences and Engineering Education Research, The Boeing Company

Eric Schulze, Senior Scientist, Memphis Meats

3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Break

3:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Panel II: Perspectives from Postdoctoral Researchers
Chair: Ron Daniels

Samantha Hindle, Assistant Professional Researcher, University of California, San Francisco

Sean McConnell, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Chicago

Marina Ramon, STEM Project Specialist, Cabrillo College and National Postdoctoral Association Board Member

Paula Stephan, Professor of the Department of Economics, Georgia State University

4:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Open Discussion

5:15 p.m. – 5:20 p.m. Closing Remarks (Ron Daniels)

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Sherrilynn Black
Jamie Curtis-Fisk
Maureen Grasso
Alan Leshner
Sally Mason
Suzanne Ortega
Christine Ortiz
Melanie Roberts
Barbara Schaal
Subbash Singhal
Kate Stoll
James Tien

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Report Draft
Findings and Recommendations--addressed concerns

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
Program Book was made available
Supplemental Materials were provided

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: September 30, 2017