Post Doc Fellows

NPAW Week 2017Eighth Annual National Postdoc Appreciation Week
September 18-22

Be sure to attend these upcoming events in support of UNC Charlotte's postdoctoral researchers.  All events are open to postdocs, graduate students, mentors, and IP's. Please contact aura.young@uncc.edu with any questions. Register below:

Monday, September 18, 2017

Keynote presentation, “What Got You Here Won’t Get You There”

Time: 10:00-11:00 am (Coffee and pastries available beginning at 9:45)
Location: Bioinformatics 105
Sponsored by: University Career Center, Graduate School, Center for Graduate Life

Outstanding research is necessary, but it may not be sufficient to get you where you want to go in your career.  This session will present three practical steps you can take to accelerate your career progress. Dr. Philip Clifford, Ph.D., is recognized nationally for championing career and professional development for Ph.D. scientists. He is a co-author of the widely acclaimed career website, myIDP.sciencecareers.org and a frequent speaker at seminars, workshops, and symposia on career issues for Ph.D. scientists. Register to attend

 

Creating IDPs for Your Postdoc and Doctoral Researchers: A Faculty Brown Bag
Monday, September 18, 2017 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM, Center for Graduate Life, Cone 268
Faculty! Following the lecture in Bioinformatics 105, be sure to join Philip Clifford for an engaging discussion on creating Individual Development Plans designed to put your researchers on a solid career path. Bring your lunch, we'll provide the tea and cookies. Register to attend

 

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Career MeetUp: Beefing up Your LinkedIn Profile

Time: 9:00-10:00 am
Location: Center for Graduate Life (Cone 268)
Sponsored by: University Career Center, Center for Graduate Life

Come enjoy coffee and bagels over an informal discussion with Dr. Patrick Madsen, Director of the University Career Center.
Facilitated By: Dr. Patrick Madsen

Register to attend

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Career MeetUp: Happy Hour

Time: 5:30-6:30 pm
Location: The Wine Vault (Shoppes at University Place)
Sponsored by: University Career Center, Center for Graduate Life

Get some tips on how to market yourself and improve your LinkedIn profile with Dr. Patrick Madsen, Director of the University Career Center. 
Facilitated By: Dr. Patrick Madsen

Register to attend

 

FridaySeptember 22, 2017

Grant Writing Workshop

Time: 11:30 am- 12:30 pm
Location: Center for Graduate Life (Cone 268)
Sponsored by: Center for Graduate Life

Are you having a difficult time securing grant funds for your research? Looking for some fresh ideas about the revise and resubmit process? Join Lesley Brown, Director of Proposal Development, Office of Research and Economic Development, for an informative talk! In her role as Director, Ms. Brown provides consultation services to faculty who are developing grant proposals, and is highly regarded as an expert on grant writing! Pizza and soda provided. RSVP required.
Facilitated By: Lesley Brown

Register to attend

SaturdaySeptember 23, 2017

Family Picnic in the Park (Cancelled)