Shilpa Gadwal


Shilpa Gadwal has been with ASM since March 2015 in her role as a Career Advancement Fellow and Career Resources Specialist. She took her passion of career development in trainees and created an online  hub for ASM’s career resources and articles. She received her B.S in the Biological Sciences from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and her Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Latest from Shilpa Gadwal

Ways to Make Your CV Stand Out

  • Sept. 4, 2019
Learn some quick tips on putting your CV together and explore microbiology jobs on ASM's job board.

Study Tips for Your First Year in College

  • Aug. 21, 2019
Your first year of college can bring many challenges. If you aren’t equipped with the right study habits, you can fall behind quickly. With the start of the semester, we recommend that you find a study group, determine the right place to study and self-evaluate your learning methods.

Aligning ASM Microbe 2019’s Career Activities with Your Career Development

  • June 4, 2019
Everyone goes through the career development process, consciously or unconsciously. At ASM Microbe 2019, we are making a conscious effort to bring you career and professional development sessions. Figure out where you are in the career development process, go to career sessions relevant to you and make a SMART goal for after ASM Microbe 2019.

Resume Checklist

  • April 24, 2019
Double-check your resume with this handy list and then sign-up to get your resume reviewed at ASM Microbe 2019.

Perspectives from Ph.D.s in Government and Non-Profit

  • March 27, 2019
We hosted a career panel at ASM from scientists who transitioned into non-profit and government. We cover their favorite tips including, always continue to grow and network, and learn about yourself.