September 11, 2020
September 2020 News
NPAW: 2020 UIC Career Development Symposium Closing Address
Time: 12:30 p.m. ET
Upcoming Events Hosted by the USC Postdoctoral Association
National Postdoc Appreciation Week kicks off September 21st. NPAW is virtual this year and postdocs can attend events nationwide. The USC Postdoctoral Association Council in collaboration with the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs have planned 4 events exclusive to the USC postdoctoral community. To see a full events calendar, visit the USC PDA website. All USC PDA event registration forms can be accessed using the password: npaw2020.
Professional Strengths Finder Workshop with Emily Feher
Join the Postdoctoral Association for a Professional Strengths finder workshop. The workshop includes a free Clifton Strength Analysis and a 1-hour session with Emily to provide strengths coaching. More about career coach, Emily Feher, here.
MONDAY, SEPTEMTER 21, 11AM – 12PM
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 11AM – 12PM
Postdoc Info Session and Town Hall with USC Leadership
Hear from USC leadership about the programs and events held specifically for postdocs. Representatives from Keck School of Medicine, the Provost’s Office and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles will be present. We have also invited representatives from the Office of International Studies and Faculty/Staff Visa Services. Please submit questions ahead of time to email@example.com.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 1-2 PM
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 993 9966 3215
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Scismic – Job Hunting during COVID-19
As national Postdoc Appreciation Week 2020 is winding to a close, please join the USC PDA and Scismic for a webinar on how to adapt your job hunt during the COVID-19 pandemic.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 1-2 PM
Click here to register for this event.
Join your fellow postdocs for a fun night of Virtual Trivia. Show off your trivia knowledge, meet new people and WIN PRIZES.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 6-8 PM
Work from Home Stipends
USC is implementing a COVID19 technology stipend for postdocs who are workingfrom home. It is to cover a reasonable percentage of the cell phone, internet and other technology expenses that may be generated by working from home during the pandemic.
Please contact Dan Carino , Director of Postdoc Affairs, dcarino@usc. edu
USC Parking Permits
Confused about parking? Parking permits are now required. Details can be found here:
USC Transportation COVID19 Operational Updates: https://transnet.usc.edu/index.php/parking-at-usc/
Family and Dependent Care Resources for Postdocs at USC