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Career Development Workshop at ISIMS 2024

There will be a Career Development Workshop in the evening of Tuesday July 23, hosted by Females in Mass Spectrometry (FeMS+). The workshop will focus on communication skills, and is open to all career stages and all gender. Don’t miss this chance to invest in yourself and your future!

Please apply by June 21, 2024. Application form can be accessed at 

Event Details

  • Date: Tuesday July 23, 2024, 5 pm to 7 pm

  • Location: Holiday Inn Miami Beach-Oceanfront, 4333 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140

  • Attendance: Open to FeMS+ members in mass spectrometry and related fields. This workshop is open to all career stages and al gender, with priority given to women, those who identified as women, and LGBTQIA+ in the mass spectrometry and related fields."Anyone in mass spectrometry and related fields, including ion mobility spectrometry, can join FeMS+. New members can join at: .

  • Event in Parnership with: Florida International University and International Society for Ion Mobility Spectrometry

  • Event organizers: Florida State University, Florida International University, and FeMS+ Leadership Development Committee

  • Workship Theme - Powerful Communication: Learn how to deliver well-prepared persuasive communication with strategy, conciseness, and confidence. We will cover self-introduction, elevator pitch, impact statement, networking, and oral briefing.

  • Activities include: pre-event assignments, small group exercises, and interactive forum with STEM leaders.

  • Book exhange: Please bring any books on leadership or communication that you would like to donate to FeMS+ or to exchange!

  • Expectations: This workshop is focused on career development. It is not intended as a job placement service and does not cover topics related to advancement in mass spectrometry. The success of this workshop depends on your active participation throughout the event, including completing pre-event assignments – active contribution, active listening, active reflection.

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