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Locus Biosciences Info Session: What We Look For in Ph.D. Job Candidates

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Ashley Trama, Ph.D.'14, MBA'18

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Locus Biosciences Info Session: What We Look For in Ph.D. Job Candidates

Please join Ashley Trama, Ph.D.'14, MBA'18, Senior Director of R&D Program Management at local biotech company Locus Biosciences for an info session discussing what Locus looks for in resumes and cover letters, the interview process, and salary offers/negotiation. Don't miss this opportunity to get the 'inside scoop' from an exciting local biotech employer!

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Head shot of Ashley Trama, Ph.D., MBA

Speaker: Ashley Trama, Ph.D., MBA, received her Ph.D. from Duke Immunology in 2014 and her MBA from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business in 2018 with a certificate in Healthcare Management through the Weekend Executive MBA program. Ashley joined Locus Biosciences in 2019, and currently leads the company’s Project Management Office, which is responsible for delivering all of Locus’ asset development programs and platform projects. She is also the Program Lead on Locus’ partnership with Janssen Pharmaceuticals. Prior to her current role, Ashley was Sr. Director of Technical Operations where she managed the qualification and validation of Locus’ new cGMP manufacturing facility, and additional capital projects. Prior to joining Locus, Ashley worked at the Duke Human Vaccine institute, where she managed a protein expression laboratory and operated as the Assistant Director of Program Management.

The Careers Beyond Academia Series is sponsored by the Office of Postdoctoral Services and The Graduate School. Questions? Contact Molly Starback, Director of Duke Postdoctoral Services, at molly.starback@duke.edu


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Professional Development, Careers Beyond Academia, Communication, & Professional Adaptability