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  • Dec
    2

    Supercharging Nature To Make Products: Towards a Global, Secure, and Equitable Bio-Based Economy

    Corporate Engagement - Industry Events

    11:00 AM

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    Are you interested in leveraging the power of biological systems to enable technological breakthroughs in medicine, materials, and chemicals? Join us for the webinar.

    Wednesday, December 2 | 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. CST

    Join Northwestern University's Corporate Engagement team for a webinar on Synthetic Biology, led by Dr. Michael Jewett, PhD, the Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence, the Walter P. Murphy Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Director of the Center for Synthetic Biology at Northwestern University.

    Registration is required to attend this free webinar. Upon registration, you will receive a link that is unique to your email address, so please do not share it. The webinar will be recorded and shared with all those who have registered.

    Speaker Bio:

    Michael Jewett is the Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence, the Walter P. Murphy Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Director of the Center for Synthetic Biology at Northwestern University. Dr. Jewett received his PhD in 2005 at Stanford University, completed postdoctoral studies at the Center for Microbial Biotechnology in Denmark and the Harvard Medical School, and was a guest professor at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich).

    He is the recipient of the NIH Pathway to Independence Award in 2009, David and Lucile Packard Fellowship in Science and Engineering in 2011, the DARPA Young Faculty Award in 2011, Camille-Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award in 2015, the ACS Biochemical Technologies Division Young Investigator Award in 2017, and a Finalist for the Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists, Life Sciences Category in 2019. Additionally, Jewett has co-founded 5 start-up companies (e.g., SwiftScale Biologics, Stemloop, Inc., Design Pharmaceuticals).

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    TIME Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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    CONTACT Corporate Engagement    corporate@northwestern.edu EMAIL

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  • Jan
    18

    Suspension of classes for observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    University Academic Calendar

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    TIME Monday, January 18, 2021

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    CONTACT Office of the Registrar    nu-registrar@northwestern.edu EMAIL

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  • Jan
    26

    Dean's Seminar Series: Benjamin F. Jones

    McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

    12:00 PM

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    TIME Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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    CONTACT Northwestern Engineering Events    northwestern-engineering-events@northwestern.edu EMAIL

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  • Mar
    13

    Winter Classes End

    University Academic Calendar

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    TIME Saturday, March 13, 2021

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    CONTACT Office of the Registrar    nu-registrar@northwestern.edu EMAIL

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  • Mar
    15

    Winter Examinations Begin

    University Academic Calendar

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    TIME Monday, March 15, 2021

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    CONTACT Office of the Registrar    nu-registrar@northwestern.edu EMAIL

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