Preliminary Program

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Important Dates 

June 21, 2018:
Exhibits and Sponsorship Deadline Extended!

June 21, 2018:
Final Registration Deadline

June 21, 2018
Dissemination Station Resource Fair Submissions Close

July 3, 2018
Hotel Group Rate Ends

Program Committee Chair
Jeffrey Olimpo, PhD

Program Committee Vice-Chair
Jaclyn Madden, MS

All Program Committee Members

Letter of Invitation

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Agar Art by: Kimberly Payne, 
University of Pittsburgh 

"ASMCUE has been instrumental in building my teaching practices toolbox and connecting me with teachers at the cutting–edge of scientific teaching."
Miriam Martin, University of California, Davis

Who Attends

ASMCUE attracts new and experienced undergraduate faculty from diverse institutions. Although sponsored by ASM, the conference reflects the make-up of most departments in the biological sciences with faculty teaching not only microbiology but also being responsible for introductory biology, biotechnology, cell and molecular biology, ecology and many other specialty courses.

ASMCUE 2017 Attendee Demographics

In 2017, there were 347 attendees compared to 375 in 2016. Of those registered, there were:

  • 302 conference attendees and 45 exhibitors
  • Over 60 attendees teach at community colleges 
  • 45% are first-timers at ASMCUE
  • 23 international attendees from 16 countries 

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Parting Impressions


In post-conference surveys, 97% of 2017 conference attendees said they would recommend ASMCUE to a colleague. Nearly 70% reported engaging in 5 or more meaningful conversations.  

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ASMCUE 2013-2017 Conference Demographics

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