Category Archives: Past Events

September 11, 2020

September 2020 News


Site: https://www.nationalpostdoc.org/events/event_list.asp

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2020

2020 National Postdoc Appreciation Week
9/21/2020 » 9/25/2020
Time: 12:00 a.m. ET
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NPAW: Resilience and Well-Being by Sharon Milgram
9/21/2020
Time: 12:00 p.m. ET
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NPAW: Mentoring Matters Keynote Addressm, Brought to you by Proteintech
9/21/2020
Time: 1:00 p.m. ET
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September 10, 2020

Faculty with Families Panel – Work-Family Balance in Academia


Graduate Women in Engineering and Women in Science and Engineering will be hosting a panel of female professors in STEM to discuss finding the work-family balance in academia. The panel will take place on Friday, September 11th from 2-3 pm PST, and will cover having a family at different stages of an academic career. RSVP to attend!
Zoom Link: https://usc.zoom.us/j/94606718792?pwd=ZHU3a1NFOFQyNG5hMWVkMWg5RFVnZz09
 
RSVP Form: https://forms.gle/9jYBFugEH3Luu5XV6
 

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June 19, 2020

Nature – Postdoctoral Research Survey

We hope everyone is staying safe. Please take a moment to take the following survey about postdocs during the coronavirus https://go.nature.com/3fDup2u.
 
From the original article (https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-01863-y):
 
Nature is encouraging postdoctoral researchers working in academia in science, technology, engineering and mathematics to respond to its first-ever survey dedicated entirely to postdocs, a crucial but often marginalized segment of the scientific workforce. The survey, now accessible at https://go.nature.com/3fDup2u, addresses issues at the heart of the postdoctoral experience, including job satisfaction, career progression, working hours and

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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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