Post Doc Weekly 2-15-2017
Early Career Grant Writing Workshop Series for Postdocs- Flyer
This series includes six presentations and the option to join a Postdoc Writing, Editing & Review (PoWER) Group. While the series includes presentations specific to the K99/R00 application, postdocs writing other grant applications are encouraged to attend pertinent presentations and take part in the PoWER group. Dr. Beth Riley, Editorial Director, Office of Research will be present to assist group members. The series is outlined below.
#1 NIH K Award Review Process for Postdoctoral Scholars featured Vice Provost Frances Leslie This session covered NIH topics for postdoctoral scholars from the perspective of an NIH grant reviewer. Slides can be requested by contacting email@example.com.
Register for #2-6 Presentations and/or PoWER Group (shown below)
Questions? Contact Mary Frances Ypma-Wong PhD firstname.lastname@example.org.
Insights into the Academic Hiring Process at an R1 Institution
Sponsored by UCI School of Medicine and GPS-BIOMED
Thursday, February 23 5:30- 7:30pm
Natural Sciences 1 Room 1114 Food and beverage will be provided-Register
Center for Engaged Instruction (CEI)-Additional workshops and register
Grading Essays Successfully: Rubrics, Fairness, and Feedback
Monday, February 27 1:00 - 2:30 pm, AIRB 1030
Graduate Resource Center (GRC)
Interview Skills Boot Camp – Monday, February 27 10:00AM – 4:00pm Register
Tips for Live Presentations – Monday, February 27 5:30- 6:30pm Register
Networking and Your Professional Brand Tuesday, March 7- 3:30- 5:00pm Register
Strategies for Success in Academia: A Three Part Series-Sponsored by the UCI Postdoc Association (PDA) and Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA)
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
Gavin Herbert Eye Institute- Fourth Annual Bench to Bedside Symposium-Flyer
This free, one-day symposium will focus on exciting advances in translational research. The event will bring together all those who are interested in applying state-of-the-art methodologies to human diseases. Posters will be presented throughout the day to encourage interactions between postdoctoral scholars, scientists and industry experts. The top three outstanding post-doctoral posters will be awarded: $500 First Prize $300 Second Prize $200 Third Prize
Friday, March 17, 2017 Register
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center, UCI
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 (email@example.com) 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
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
Postdoc Weekly Archives2-1-2017
The Weekly Postdoc Post email highlights upcoming events and opportunities to UCI Postdoctoral Scholars
Vol3No6: February 8, 2017
Vol3No5: February 2, 2017
Vol3No4: January 25, 2017
Vol3No3: January 18, 2017
Vol3No2: January 11, 2017
Vol3No1: January 4, 2017
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