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KSEA is pleased to announce a workshop for early-career development opportunities. We will address industry career, academic/research career, and public service career. This will benefit undergraduate student members, graduate student members, and regular members at their early career stage including young professionals.

Scientists and Engineers Early-Career Development (SEED) Workshop
Date : December 6 - 7, 2014
Venue : Renaissance Los Angeles Airport Hotel , Los Angeles CA
Website :

The workshop will focus on strategies for successful careers in industry, academic/research field, and public service area. We will cover long-term career planning, mentoring, communication skills, winning grants, publication of research results in reputable journals, presentation skills, career management experience, and advancement in academia, public service, and industry careers. Speakers include experts in grant and paper writing, grant approval as well as distinguished faculty members who can provide guidance for career development in a competitive environment. Successful industry and public service leaders will speak in the workshop and discuss their experience with the participants. KSEA will generously subsidize transportation, meals, and lodging expenses. We strongly encourage everyone to take advantage of this opportunity.

To Apply: Submit application at

Application deadline is November 8, 2014, and the finalists will be announced on Nov 11, 2014.

Benefits of the Workshop

1) Learn how to obtain research grants from funding agencies such as the NSF and NIH
2) Get information on job openings in academia, research institutions, public service agencies and industry
3) Understand how to prepare for tenure/performance evaluation
4) Learn how to give an effective presentation
5) Build an information network/mentoring with fellow scientists and engineers in the US

Travel Support for the Attendees

1) Airfare: $250.00 maximum if the travel distance in one way is more than 750 miles and $200 max otherwise.
2) Driving: Mileage reimbursement: KSEA standard (50 cents/mile). Driving mileage reimbursement cannot exceed the airfare for the same travel.
• Please note that the amount list is the maximum allowed and do your best to minimize the cost.
3) Hotel accommodation: one night (Sat. December. 6th)
• Room sharing (2 attendees per room) is required.
• Attendants from LA area (30 min driving distance) will not be reimbursed for the hotel accommodation.
4) Meals: lunch and dinner on Sat. December. 6th, and breakfast and lunch on Sun. December. 7th

Selection criteria:Competitive Merit based selection
KSEA membership required: link to KSEA registration site (
Full attendance (for two days) required for the financial support. Maximum attendance: 150 people

We are looking forward to seeing your active participation in SEED 2014

Thank you,

Sung Yi
Chair, SEED 2014

Junho Cha
Co-Chair, SEED 2014

Kookjoon Ahn

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