The 2022 Gordon Research Seminar titled Challenging Paradigms in Prebiotic Chemistry will be preceding the Gordon Research Conference in Origins of Life. The Gordon Research Seminar (GRS) is a unique forum for graduate students, post-docs, and other scientists with comparable levels of experience and education to present and exchange new data and cutting-edge ideas in both presentation and poster format.

The conference will take place from January 22nd–23rd at the Residence Inn at Oxnard River Ridge in Oxnard, California.

Applications for oral presentations are due on October 22nd, 2021, while poster applications are due on December 25th, 2021.

For additional information, please contact the GRS co-chairs, Tyler Roche ( or Laura Rodriguez (

Gordon Research Seminar (early career)
Jan 22–23, 2022

Gordon Research Conference
Jan 23–28, 2022