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2016 Tissue Engineering Young Investigator Council:
Call for Applications

The Editors-in-Chief of Tissue Engineering Parts A, B, & C and the Chair of the Tissue Engineering Young Investigator Council, Elizabeth Loboa, PhD, invite young investigators and researchers from around the world in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine to apply to serve a one-year term on the distinguished Tissue Engineering Editorial Board in 2016.

This initiative will allow young investigators to work closely with other members of the board, establish solid relationships with experts in the field, and gain insight and important experience in the manuscript peer-review process. Nine individuals will be selected from around the globe and will join our revered editorial board for one year.

This initiative is brought forth to further the professional and scientific development of students in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. Please see below for additional details.

Tissue Engineering Parts A, B, & C: Young Investigators Application

Young Investigators are defined as persons who are employed by an academic institution in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, who have been awarded their doctoral degree within the past 5 years and/or who are not holding an appointment as a faculty or academic staff in a university or research institute. Graduate students are also considered Young Investigators and are encouraged to apply.

Entry requirements:
Please submit the following documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae including a list of published works
  • 300 word essay describing your research and experience, and why you want to be a YIC member
  • Two professional references provided by your professors or academic superiors*

Applications will be accpted through December 31, 2015. Chosen applications will be notified of their acceptance to the Tissue Engineering YIC by January 15, 2016, and are expected to begin and serve a full year term on January 25, 2016. Those who are not selected to serve on the committee are encouraged to reapply the following year as long as applicable.

Please submit your applications to along with any questions or comments. We look forward to receiving your applications.

* You may submit your two professional references together with your application or have your academic reference submit them separately