PostDoc Weekly 11-13-2017
OFFICE OF POSTDOCTORAL AFFAIRS AND POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR ASSOCIATION
Weekly PoWER Group Meeting-Postdoc Writing Editing and Review Group- All postdocs welcome to write and review in a quiet and productive atmosphere. Contact Mary Frances Ypma-Wong PhD (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Friday from 8:30am-10:30am, BioSci III, Rm 1120 Register
PDA Strategies for Success Series- Academic Opportunities at Cal State and Private Universities
Six faculty from five southern California universities will discuss their career paths and current responsibilities at their institutions. The evening will start with the faculty panel, followed with a series of during small groups postdocs and graduate students can meet individuals and ask questions. Register.
Wednesday, November 15, 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Graduate Resource Center, 3100 Gateway Study Center
Postdoc Association (PDA) Monthly Picnic Lunch
Wednesday, November 29, 11:45am~ 1:00pm by BC Cavern, at the outside tables. Map
All postdocs are invited; we discuss a range of topics from fun things to do in So. California to employment opportunities. Picnic is always the last Wednesday of each month. Bring your lunch-dessert provided.
PDA Monthly Meeting- PDA website
Wednesday, December 1, 5:30-7:00pm, Biological Sciences III, Room 2120
Postdoc Holiday Party
Partners and spouses are welcome!
The PDA will provide main dishes, beverages and games. Please bring a favorite side dish or dessert to share. Register.
Saturday, December 16, 4:00-8:00pm- NS1 Rm 1114
ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT EVENTS ON CAMPUS
Graduate Resource Center- Click here to register for the following workshops.
Preparing for the Academic Interview – Tuesday, November 14, 12:00 – 1:00PM
Video Presentation Boot Camp – Thursday, November 30, 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (formally Center for Engaged Instruction)
Click here for complete list of Fall Offerings and details
The Impact of Science and Technology in Advocacy-sponsored by GPS-BIOMED and the UCI Science Policy Group Monday, Monday, November 20, 12:00-1:00pm Food will be provided and a coffee chat will follow the presentation. Register here
Third Annual Elevator Pitch Series and Competition sponsored by GPS-BIOMED
This series will help graduate students and postdocs craft brief and meaningful vignettes about what they are passionate about; the workshops and Live Final Pitch (December 8) are open to postdocs across campus. Video submissions to compete in Live Final Pitch are due November 24. Details and register here.
Upcoming Events for Postdoctoral Scholars
This calendar includes events sponsored by the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, Graduate Resource Center (GRC), UCI Postdoctoral Association (PDA), GPS-BIOMED and other campus units.
New Funding Opportunities
The Weekly Postdoc Post email highlights upcoming events and opportunities to UCI Postdoctoral Scholars