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Volunteers are the Power of CASSS

Volunteer opportunities with CASSS range from short-term volunteer projects to committees, task forces, and board service. With every new volunteer, CASSS grows more energized, more diverse and inclusive, and better equipped to reach our mission.

Volunteer opportunities become available every quarter. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, make sure to check the list below every few months.

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Get Involved! Opportunities Available Listed Below


Couch Chats Call for Facilitators

Brown leather couch and a white coffee table with a laptop and coffee mug and text 'CASSS Couch Chats'Couch chats are informal and interactive, small group discussion opportunities that focus on problem-solving through collaboration with peers. With the intent of keeping you engaged beyond our in-person meetings, we start with the question, "What's Keeping You Up at Night?" The topics can vary from scientific to workforce development issues.

If you'd like to facilitate a discussion or have a topic to suggest, please take a moment to complete our survey:

Submit Your Interest


Hopkins Biotech Network Call for Mentors

Image with text 'HBN CASSS Mentor-Match Program'Each spring and fall, CASSS partners with the Hopkins Biotech Network to recruit volunteer mentors for students at Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. For more information, learn about the Mentor Program.

If you are interested in becoming a mentor, apply by April 1, 2024.

Apply Now


Cell & Gene Therapy Products Call for Roundtable Volunteers

Image of DNA double helix with text 'Cell & Gene Therapy Products 2024 Manufacturing, Quality and Regulatory Considerations June 11-13 Rockville, MD'Are you planning to attend the CGTP Symposium and interested in getting more involved? Engage directly with your peers by volunteering as a scribe or facilitator for roundtable discussions. This opportunity allows you to make meaningful connections with our members and participate in open discussions on important scientific topics. Build the conversation today.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Randi Jacobs (rjacobs@casss.org) for more information.


Mass Spectrometry and Higher Order Structure (HOS) Call for Volunteers

Image of bright green background with hexagons and text 'Symposium on the Practical Applications of Mass Spectrometry in the Biotechnology Industry'Image of turquoise with text 'HOS Because Structure Matters'

Are you planning to attend the Mass Spectrometry and/or Higher Order Structure (HOS) Symposia and are interested in getting more involved? The following opportunities will be available:

  • Diverse Voices Speakers
  • Diverse Voices Hosts
  • Roundtable Scribes
  • Roundtable Facilitators
  • Emerging Professionals Session Creators
  • Committee Members

These opportunities allow you to make meaningful connections with our members and participate in open discussions on important scientific topics. Build the conversation today.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Carolyn Slade (cslade@casss.org) for more information.

Code of Conduct

CASSS is committed to providing a safe, productive, and welcoming environment for all meeting participants and CASSS staff. All participants, including, but not limited to, attendees, speakers, volunteers, industry, partners, exhibitors, CASSS staff members, service providers, and all others are expected to abide by this Code of Conduct.

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