Post Doc Weekly 1-18-2017

Upcoming Events

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 ( for more information.

Tuesday PoWER Group-Meets every Tuesday from 9:00am-12:00pm, BioSci III, Rm 3011 
Friday PoWER Group-Meets every Friday from 8:30am-10:30am, BioSci III, Rm 1120 

Funding Opportunities Workshop with UC MEXUS

Andrea Kaus, Director of Research Programs, and Wendy DeBoer, Director of Academic Programs, from the University of California Institute for Mexico and the United States (UC MEXUS) will present a funding opportunities workshop. They will discuss fellowships and grants available to UC Irvine graduate students, faculty and postdocs. Light refreshments will be provided.  For further details, please contact Dr. DeBoer at UC MEXUS details
Wednesday, January 25, 12:00-2:30pm
135 Humanities Instructional Building (HIB)

Negotiation 101/Strategies for Difficult Conversations
For graduate students and postdocs- Details
Thursday, January 26, 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Friday, January 27, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Natural Sciences 2, Room 2201
Networking lunch following each session. Register for one session
Co-sponsored by Iota Sigma Pi, NSF, ADVANCE, the Deans of Physical Sciences and Graduate Studies and the Chemistry Department & GPS-BIOMED.

NIH K Award Review Process for Postdoctoral Scholars-Featuring Vice Provost Frances Leslie.
Session will cover NIH topics for postdoctoral scholars from the perspective of an NIH grant reviewer.
Monday, January 30, 2017 3:30-5:00pm, Graduate Resource Center.  Register

Strategies for Success in Academia: A Three Part Series-Sponsored by the UCI Postdoc Association (PDA) and Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA)

Download the flier for details.

Session 2- Grant Management
Congrats, you got the what? UCI faculty will share their insights
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 5:30-7:00pm at the Graduate Resource Center.  Register 

Session 3- Keeping a Healthy Balance
Faculty will discuss their strategies of maintaining a healthy balance between personal and professional lives (research, teaching, families, hobbies, and service outside of academia).
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 5:30-7:00pm at the Graduate Resource Center.  Register

NIH NRSA Grant Review Process-Featuring Vice Provost Frances Leslie and Marcelo Wood, Chair and Professor of Neurobiology and Behavior
Session will focus on what makes a competitive application and provides insight into the review process from the perspectives of a NIH NRSA faculty advisor and former application reviewer.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 2:30-4:00pm, Student Center, Emerald Bay A   Register

Graduate Resource Center Winter Offerings for Postdoctoral Scholars

Click here to view flyers decribing upcoming GRC Certificate Courses, single day workshops and one-on-one professional development opportunities.  

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

See funding webpage

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