Judges' information and registration

Undergraduate Poster Competition judges' information and registration

Volunteer judges are needed to assist in judging the 27th annual Undergraduate Poster Competition taking place on Saturday, March 25.

Deadline: Feb. 10

Criteria and information for judges

  • Undergraduate faculty members, principal investigators, postdoctoral fellows, industry and government professionals are encouraged to participate as judges.
  • Registration for the #DiscoverBMB meeting is required to access the convention center and is not provided gratis.
  • All judges must attend the mandatory orientation session at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 25.
  • Judges will not be assigned to judge student posters from their own institution.
  • All applicants who have not previously judged an in-person ASBMB poster competition must watch an online training video about our judging process. A link to this training video will be included in the confirmation email you receive upon submitting a judge registration form.

If you are interested in serving as a judge, please complete the form below. Review the confirmation email you will receive, and contact education@asbmb.org to make any necessary changes. For questions, contact undergradposter@asbmb.org.

About you
About your expertise

We expect all judges to have a broad range of knowledge of biochemistry and molecular biology. Whenever possible we try to assign judges to align with their strongest knowledge, but we cannot guarantee you will be in a group in which you are an expert. With that in mind, please rank for ALL the following discipline areas to indicate your level of expertise.