Growing Up In Science is a global series dedicated to sharing the personal narratives of scientists, with a focus on the hidden challenges of becoming and being a scientist throughout all stages of one’s career. 

We feature scientists at WashU via in-person talks. Anyone interested is welcome to join!

When: 4:00p, 1st Thursday of each month, unless noted
Where: Moore Auditorium (North Building, Medical Campus), unless noted
Organizer: Julia Pai (Graduate student, Neuroscience Program; Monosov lab, WashU Neuroscience)

If you would like to be added to a mailing list to be notified of future Growing Up In Science (GUIS) events, please contact the organizer, Julia Pai.

Note that individual events are listed on the ONR Calendar.

2023 Schedule

Time: Noted below
Location: Couch 4001B (Medical Campus)

Hosted by Women in STEM (WiSTEM)

For inquiries contact Jiaxin Cindy Tu.

2022 GUIS Talks

May 5, 2022 – Timothy Holy (WashU Neuroscience)

June 1, 2022Yael Niv (Princeton University)

July 7, 2022 – Tamara Hershey (WashU Psychiatry)

September 1, 2022– Geoffrey Goodhill (WashU Developmental Biology)

NOTE: This talk was virtual, click here to view the recording.

November 3, 2022– Erik Herzog (WashU Biology)

December 14, 2022– Krikor Dikranian (WashU Neuroscience)