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STEM-NET Webcast “NSF CAREER Awardees” October 22, Register Today



Live Webcast

Presented by the Department of Research

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Presentation: 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

(Lobby opens 10 minutes prior to live session)

TOPICS Research highlights from seven CSU NSF CAREER awardeesTips on successfully submitting an NSF CAREER proposalLeveraging an NSF CAREER awardWhat a CAREER award has meant to meLeveraging an NSF CAREER award to achieve your profession goalsBest practices and lessons Learned TOPICS TOPICS


Chantal Stieber, Cal Poly Pomona, Building a Research Program to Target Pollutant Reduction: From Small Internal Grants to an NSF CAREER Award and a Brighter Future

Cheryl Van Buskirk, CSUN, A CURE for Disordered Sleep

Kimberly Blisniuk, San Jose State, A Geologic Perspective on Assessing Seismic Risk in California, and How my CAREER Grant Relates to it

Blake Riggs, San Francisco State, Asymmetric ER Partitioning as a Pathway for Cell Fate Specification

Geoffrey Lovelace, Cal State Fullerton, Computational Gravitational-Wave Physics and Astronomy at California State University, Fullerton

Matthew Povich, Cal Poly Pomona, BUILD: Bringing the Universe to Inland Empire and Los Angeles Districts

Nina Robson, Cal State Fullerton, Research Highlights Since Receipt of the NSF CAREER Award


Register via this link by October 12th. When registering, you will need to provide:

1. Full name

2. Title and Department

3. Campus

4. Email address

6. Any additional topics and questions your campus would like addressed


You will receive an email from Monica Alarcon by October 14th confirming your registration and the webcast link.


Simply login and stream the audio via your computer speakers. Communicate with the host & presenters by typing into the on-screen Chat Pods.


1. Please be sure your computer is webcast ready by clicking this test link.

2. Download the Adobe Connect add-in for your PC or Mac by clicking this link.

3. Update your Flash Player – then restart your browser and join the webcast link again.


Contact Jennifer Wicks, Executive Producer, Learning & Development at (562) 951-4525 or jwicks@calstate.edu. Feel free to contact Jennifer to pre-test, making sure your computer is webcast ready, 2 days prior to the live webcast.