The Postdoctoral Society of Argonne will host a career development and networking session on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at 11:30 a.m. in the Building 446 Auditorium. Greg Davis and Alden Walker from the Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA) will speak and there will be time for Q&A and networking. … Read More
A workshop on “Publishing Ethics and Integrity” will be held Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. in the Building 446 Auditorium. Presented by Elsevier Publishing Campus, this workshop will address several topics related to publishing ethics and integrity such as authorship rights, conflicts of interest, plagiarism, ownership of content, responding … Read More »
The call for nominations for the 2017 Outstanding Staff Mentor Award, Outstanding Postdoctoral Mentor Award, and Outstanding Postdoctoral Supervisor Award is now open.
Nominations include a 250- to 500-word statement about the exceptional mentor in your life. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017. Winners will be contacted in December.
Individuals … Read More »
I read recently that there are 37 different titles used for “postdoc” across U.S. institutions. 37!
A common frustration among postdoc program office leaders at universities is that they often do not know who their own postdocs are. I imagine having so many different titles adds to the confusion. Because they do … Read More »
In celebration of National Postdoc Appreciation Week (Sept. 18-22), the Postdoctoral Society of Argonne will host a postdoc all-hands meeting on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Building 241, Room D172.
Interim Laboratory Director Paul Kearns will speak at the meeting and answer questions from postdocs.
In addition, Chain Reaction Innovations … Read More »
The 2017 Postdoctoral Research and Career Symposium will take place Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, from 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Building 240 TCS Conference Center.
Showcases postdoctoral research Highlights diverse career paths for postdocs Promotes networking among postdocs and with industry representatives
This year’s keynote speaker is Marius Stan, senior computational … Read More »
The Postdoctoral Society of Argonne and the Postdoctoral Program Office present “Getting to the Interview,” Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Building 446 Auditorium.
This workshop will present strategies and guidelines for crafting highly effective job application documents. Content will include best practices for both academic and industrial job markets … Read More »
Applications for the 2018 Enrico Fermi (Named) Fellowship are now being accepted for appointments beginning on or after May 1, 2018. The deadline for submitting application materials is Monday, Oct. 16, 2017.
The Named Fellowships were initiated to attract highly talented postdoctoral scientists and engineers to Argonne. These fellowships carry a competitive salary with an … Read More »
The Leadership Institute will host an interactive workshop “Message Development and Networking/Elevator Pitch” on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, from 9 a.m. to noon in the Building 446 Auditorium.
Marina Damiano, scientific communications consultant and president of the Chicago section of the Association for Women in Science, will lead the communication skills workshop.
The workshop includes … Read More »
The Postdoctoral Program Office presents “Preparing for the Academic Job Search,” a two-part workshop offered to postdocs and graduate students.
Session 1: Searching for Faculty Positions and Developing Application Materials
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 Bldg. 402 APS Lower Level Gallery Add to Your Calendar
Where to search for faculty … Read More »