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This page is the one-stop resource for all current Biophysical Society members to stay up-to-date on submission deadlines, important events, and opportunities available to members only.


 

Signatures Sought for Bioengineering Subgroup


BPS Members Chris Yip and Jonathan Rocheleau, University of Toronto, are in the process of forming a subgroup of the Society focused on bioengineering. In order to become an official subgroup of the Society, they need 100 current (2015) Regular, Emeritus, or Early Career members to sign their petition. If the petition is successful, Yip and Rocheleau will hold an organizational meeting for the subgroup during the Society’s Annual meeting in February, 2016. To sign the petition, please send an email with your electronic signature to subgroups@biophysics.org

Call for Nominations: BJ Editor-in-Chief

The Publications Committee of BPS has issued a Call for Nominations for the position of Editor-in-Chief of the Society’s flagship publication Biophysical Journal. Confidential nominations should be sent to the Publications Committee through the Society Office at eic@biophysics.org. The deadline for nominations is February 1, 2016.

 

Biophysics Trivia 


As part of the Biophysical Society’s upcoming Biophysics Week, the Early Careers Committee will put forth biophysics-related trivia questions on the Society’s social media accounts and website. We need your submissions! Share a bit of biophysics trivia with us, and we’ll share it with the world during Biophysics Week.

Give a Biophysics Award at Your Local Science Fair


Interested in helping the next generation learn about biophysics? Volunteer to judge at your local science fair and choose a student to win an award for the best biophysics-related project. BPS will provide funding for a student award for every regional or state fair where a BPS member wishes to judge and choose a winner. Award amounts are typically $100. Fill out this form to have BPS sponsor an award at your local fair. Contact April Murphy at amurphy@biophysics.org with questions.  
  

Know your member benefits!

Society Members receive FREE access to BJ Online and members who publish in BJ pay $30-$60 less PER PAGE than do non-members.To submit a paper or access BJ online, visit the Biophysical Journal homepage.