Category Archives: Events

November 25, 2019

December Events


Coffee Hour
Join us for FREE coffee every other month. Coffee hour takes place on the second Wednesday of the month. To find us, look for the PDA sign.
Date:Wednesday, December 11th
Time and Location:
UPC Starbucks next to Lyon Center 1-2pm
HSC Starbucks at the Plaza Marketplace 2-3pm
CHLA Aroma’s Coffee at HBO Café 9:30-10:30am
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October 29, 2019

November Events

PDF of Flyer: November newsletter final
Coffee Hour
Date: No coffee hour this month. Please join us for our tailgate event on November 23rd. Coffee hour will resume in December.

Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/usc-massage-chair-tickets-78837586343
Password: USC_Massage

Tail Gate Party

When: Tailgating starts at 10:30am and ends at 12:30pm
Where: We will setup

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October 24, 2019

Scientist Mentoring and Diversity Program (SMDP) 2020

PDF for Flyer: 2020-SMDP-Call-for-Applications
SMDP Biotech | San Diego
JUNE 6-10, 2020
The one-year career mentoring program pairs ethnically diverse graduate students and post-doctoral researchers with industry mentors who work at biotech and consumer healthcare companies
Open to Graduate students and post-doctoral
researchers with degrees in life sciences
 
SMDP MedTech | Toronto
OCTOBER 3-7, 2020
The one-year career mentoring program pairs ethnically diverse undergraduate and graduate students with mentors who work at medical device and consumer healthcare companies
Who may apply?
Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors
in Engineering, or BS degree, MS

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October 2, 2019

Notable Events and Deadlines for October


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The National Postdoc Association (NPA) Annual Conference is the largest national conference and networking event dedicated to the postdoctoral community. Conference attendees – postdoctoral scholars, administrators, faculty, and representatives from disciplinary societies, industry, and corporations – are provided with the opportunity to gather and enhance their professional development and leadership skills.
 
The NPA is offering travel awards for postdoctoral scholars to attend the 18th

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October 1, 2019

October Event List


Coffee Hour
Join us for FREE coffee every other month. Coffee hour takes place on the second Wednesday of the month. To find us, look for the PDA sign.
Date: Wednesday, October 9th

UPC
Starbucks next to Lyon Center
1-2 pm

HSC
Starbucks at the Plaza Marketplace
2-3 pm

CHLA
Aroma’s Coffee at HBO Café
9:30-10:30 am

 
Oktoberfest
Interested in attending an Oktoberfest in LA? The PDA has you covered! We will reimburse the first 10 postdocs who

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September 10, 2019

IXL Innovation Olympics


Flyer for IXL Innovation Olympics
 
The IXL Innovation Olympics is an 8 week long, consulting engagement with real companies, competing against top MBA and PhD teams worldwide. Students work with a consultant to crack the case on a client’s next growth challenges.
Students receive 5 key benefits out of the program:

Gain consulting experience with large and complex firms
Acquire world-class innovation methodology training & certification by the Global Innovation Management Institute
Become exposed to HR departments for

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August 7, 2019

Part-time adjunct teaching position at Occidental College in Genetics

Your Eagle Rock neighbor Occidental College seeks a part-time adjunct to teach a course in genetics with two labs this fall. Teaching as an adjunct is a great way to demonstrate course development on your CV and a must for landing a tenure-track position at primarily undergraduate institutions like Occidental College. As an added plus this course has a small enrollment (~11 students).
The Biology Department seeks a part-time adjunct instructor to teach an intermediate-level course in genetics with two lab sections during

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July 22, 2019

Happy hour and PDA Council Nomination Event

Thanks for everyone who showed up.
We are open to new members all year around. Send an email to uscpda@usc.edu or join our Slack page: uscpostdocs.slack.com.
To join our Slack group, use this invite: join.slack.com/t/uscpostdocs/signup.
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July 22, 2019

4th Annual UCI Postdoctoral Scholar Research Symposium

Please see: https://pda.grad.uci.edu/uciprs19/

Following huge success from previous years, the UCI Postdoctoral Association and the UCI Graduate Division are proud to host the
4th Annual UCI Postdoctoral Scholar Research Symposium, “Postdocs at the Forefront”.
The symposium will feature talks by postdocs from across campus, poster sessions, keynote lectures, and a networking/social hour with dinner and beverages.
Take the opportunity to practice presenting your research to a broader audience! Be well prepared for potential job interviews and

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July 22, 2019

Coffee Hour & Happy Hour


Join us for coffee every other month (August, October and December) and happy hour in September and November 2019 (dates TBC).
To locate us look for the PDA sign or message us on the facebook account here or text +1 213 716 3439.
UPC: Starbucks next to Lyon Center (1 – 2 pm) 1025 West 34TH ST., Kings Hall 1ST

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May 7, 2019


Power Hour – Workout with coach Kevin Robinson biweekly (every Monday and Wednesday) at noon throughout the summer!
Email Kevin (kevinrob@usc.edu) for updated details – workouts are on the third floor rooftop terrace of the Physical Education Building or the main track opposite.

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