The Life Science Innovator
A WBBA Publication
The work of the WBBA is dramatically extended by a network of business and scientific experts who are working to build a leading life sciences community globally. Committee descriptions are available online. Please e-mail the assigned staff member if you are interested in volunteering on one of our important committees:
- Business Development Committee
- Commercialization Committee
- Government Affairs Council
- Golf Tournament Committee
- Life Science Innovation Northwest Steering Committee
- Membership Committee
Interested in volunteering at a WBBA's event? We typically need volunteers for Life Science Innovation Northwest and the Governor's Life Science Summit and Annual Meeting. Contact Cole Basque for more information.
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you can update your subscriptions for email communications from WBBA?
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3. Look for the View/Edit Profile link under your name on the page that opens
4. Scroll down and find the subscriptions field
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While you're there, you can update your profile fields too!
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A growing community. A world of opportunity.
WBBA's online Career Center is the resource for life science jobs
One of WBBA’s top priorities is to help recruit, retain and train the talent needed to grow life sciences in Washington. We are driving to connect an innovative workforce to our emerging and dynamic organizations committed to better health solutions.
Currently there are over eighty listings for life science jobs in the WBBA online Career Center. There are currently 92 jobs posted for Washington state!
WBBA member company CMC Biologics has recently posted 13 positions! You can view all of the current openings and apply online. If your company has opening, WBBA's Career Center is the best resource for qualified candidates within the life science industry.
WBBA Human Resources Group
You are invited to join your colleagues, HR professionals from WBBA member companies, as we network, share ideas and exchange information about the challenges and issues we encounter while working in the biotechnology and biomedical fields. The Human Resources Group offers a variety of ways to connect with your colleagues. This is an excellent way to learn up-to-date information from professionals within our industry. You do not need to have an HR title, in order to attend these meetings; you simply need to perform the human resources function for your company.
View the HR Group’s Upcoming Programs and Events
We meet quarterly at various member companies, alternating locations between Seattle and the Eastside. Most meetings feature your HR colleagues and experts in various fields focusing on a specific HR topic as it relates to the biotechnology and biomedical industries.
The HR Steering Committee
The steering committee consists of HR professionals within the WBBA member companies, and is responsible for planning these meetings. On an annual basis, this committee requests topic ideas from the HR Group as a whole.
HR Professional Directory
A contact list for all WBBA HR Group members is updated regularly and distributed to members of the WBBA HR group. This list is not shared outside the WBBA HR group.
Best Practice E-mail Question/Answer Surveys
HR Group members who would like to ask a question of their colleagues can do so by subscribing to the HR Group listserv and e-mail your question to the list. To subscribe, send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org; in the MESSAGE BODY type: Subscribe HR Group First Name Last Name.
We also have a dynamic social network via LinkedIn. Follow this link to WBBA HR Group on LinkedIn.
Please contact either Jennifer Olsen at email@example.com or Hien DeYoung at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have further questions about the WBBA HR Group.
To Join the HR Group
If you are interested in joining the WBBA Human Resources Group, and your company is a WBBA core member, please contact: Jennifer Olsen| 206.463.3110 | email@example.com
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