|Calling All New Investigators!|
ISSX is committed to supporting education and professional development for all members, including those individuals in the early stages of their careers. In an effort to better reach student and new investigator members, ISSX is pleased to announce the creation of a New Investigator Group of the ISSX membership.
Please find additional information below on the functions of the New Investigator Group and how you may apply to become a group member!
What is the New Investigator Group?
The New Investigator Group is a group comprised of four ISSX members: two student members and two new investigator members (any member of ISSX within the first ten years of receiving his or her highest earned degree) who will assume a leading role in ensuring that student and new investigator members of ISSX are receiving the resources they need from the Society to further their careers. The main goals of the New Investigator Group are as follows:
What are the Responsibilities of the New Investigator Group?
The New Investigator Group will be tasked with the following responsibilities to ensure that student and new investigator members of ISSX are actively engaged in the Society and find value in their ISSX membership:
Group Member Terms
The four selected members of the New Investigator Group will each serve a two-year term, beginning April 2017 and ending December 2019.
How to Apply.
All ISSX student and new investigator members (any member of ISSX within the first ten years of receiving his or her highest earned degree) are encouraged to apply to become a New Investigator Group member. To apply, please complete the form below and provide all supporting documentation.
Required Supporting Documentation
The ISSX Membership Affairs Committee will review all applications and will select a total of four New Investigator Group members, to include:
Group member selections will be made by March 31, 2017. Selected individuals will be notified in writing the week of April 3, 2017.