ASM events
This conference is managed by the American Society for Microbiology
Table of contents
No headers

kellyandalix.jpgManager, Faculty Programs

American Society for Microbiology

1752 N Street, NW

Washington, DC 20036

ph: 202-942-9282




Kelly and Alix Darden at ASMCUE 2010


Kelly Gull is the Manager of Faculty Programs at ASM. As such, she manages all Education Department initiatives related to the professional development of faculty under the direction of Amy Chang. Specifically, she is responsible for the ASM Conference for Undergraduate Educators, Biology Scholars Program, ASM’s, the Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education, and K-12 initiatives. She came to ASM in 2004 after working seven years at the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology as the Manager of Meetings and Education Programs. She enjoys working with the scientific community, particularly with scientists committed to education efforts.

ASM Faculty Programs

ASM Conference for Undergratuate Educators (

Annual four-day conference providing access to the leaders at the forefront of biology.

Biology Scholars Program (

Independent but intertwined virtual residency programs where faculty employ rigorous evaluations of their own teaching with the goal of publishing results demonstrating improved student learning in the laboratory or classroom and leading colleagues in national efforts to sustain undergraduate biology education reform.

BSP Transitions Residency - June

BSP Research Residency - July

Faculty Programs Institutes (

Faculty Programs Institutes are in-depth, interactive professional development trainings carefully designed to give undergraduate STEM faculty the tools and knowledge to ask questions and creatively address unique classroom challenges. Using a tested combination of problem based learning techniques, individual and group work, and peer mentoring, these intensive institutes will help you take your instruction and research to the next level. 

ASM/NIGMS Learning Interventions Institute - January

Understanding Research Techniques to Study Student Interventions

ASM/JGI Bioinformatics Institute - March

Incorporating Bioinformatics Research in Undergraduate Education

ASM/JGI Functional Genomics Institute - June

Connecting Bioinformatics-Driven Hypotheses to Wet-Lab Projects

MicrobeLibrary (

Visual and Atlas-Protocol Collections

Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education (

Education research, perspectives articles, laboratory and classroom exercises, tips and tools, reviews and news

ASM Student Programs

Managed by Irene Hulede, ASM


ASM/CCID Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Infectious Diseases and Public Health Application Deadline: Jan 15

ASM Undergraduate Research Fellowship (URF)Application Deadline: Feb 1

ASM Microbioogy Undergraduate Research Fellowship (MURF) Application Deadline: Feb 1

ASM Undergraduate Teaching Fellowship (UTF) Application Deadline: April 1

ASM Robert D. Watkins Graduate Research FellowshipApplication Deadline: May 1


ASM Kadner Institute in Peparation for Careers in MicrobiologyApplication Deadline: May 15

ASM Scientific Writing and Publishing Institute Application Deadline: Nov 15

Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students ( 


Tag page
You must login to post a comment.