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Menten Club

The Menten Club is an informal career strategy working group for women faculty in the Basic Sciences. The club's goal is to support the advancement of women pursuing academic careers in the Basic Sciences at MUSC. The Menten Club was founded in 2011 by Eleanor Spicer, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Specific Areas of Discussion

  • Time management and prioritizing
  • Planning and mechanisms for achieving long and short-term career goals
  • Grantsmanship
  • Negotiation and communication skills
  • Life/work balance
  • Guidelines for promotion
  • Establishing collaborations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Life coaching

Senior women faculty are invited to discuss their careers and ways to overcome obstacles.

Contact Us

If you are interested in joining the Menten Club, please contact Rachel Simmons.