Graduate Studies Postdoctoral Association
National Postdoc Appreciation Week
The UR Postdoctoral Association will host the following events:
Monday, September 21, 2015:
- 9:30AM-10:30AM: Coffee hour meet and greet with the Office for Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs (School of Medicine and Dentistry), GEPA Suite G-9556, Medical Center.
- 10:30AM-12:30PM: Poster Session, Flaum Auditorium, Medical Center.
Register here by September 13, 2015 (Extended Deadline).Registration closed. The final program is available here.
- 4:00PM-6:00PM: Award Ceremony and Happy Hour, Flaum Atrium, Medical Center.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015:
- 9:30AM-10:30AM: Coffee hour meet and greet with the Graduate Studies Office (School of Arts, Sciences and Engineering), Green Lounge, Hutchison Hall, River Campus.
- 2:00PM-3:15PM: Prepare your professional story for successful interviews with Andrea Holland, Ryan Case Method Auditorium, Medical Center.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015:
- 1:00PM-3:00PM: Transitioning Into Industry Live workshop via webinar, presented by Cheeky Scientist’s Isaiah Hankel, 3-7619 Upper Auditorium, Medical Center.
Thursday, September 24, 2015:
- 2:00PM-4:00PM: CV Writing workshop facilitated by the Center for Professional Development’s Life Sciences writing specialist Elaine Smolock, Ph.D., Ryan Case Method Auditorium, Medical Center. LIMITED PARTICIPATION.
Register here by September 21, 2015 (Extended Deadline).Registration closed.
Poster Session Winners:
- Aslihan Ambeskovic, Biostatistics and Computational Biology
- Philip Jaekl, Neurobiology and Anatomy
- Arnab Kar, Chemistry
The 5th annual Postdoc Appreciation Week was a great success! Highlights include a fellowships workshop, resume consulting, networking opportunities, professional development talks and a poster session.
Poster Session Winners
- Sonia D'Silva, Center for Vaccine Biology and Immunology
- Jonathan Millen, Biology
- Jenna Puccini, Center for Neural Development and Disease
- Sheila Bello-Irizarry, Center for Musculoskeletal Research
The 4th annual Postdoc Appreciation Week was a huge success! It was great to see so many new faces at all of our events.
Look for yourself below in the pictures of our seminar, poster session, happy hour and coffee hour!
Congratulations to this year's poster session winners!
1st Place: Brendaliz Santiago
2nd Place: Rashmi Ram
3rd Place: Andrew Wojtovich
Our 3rd annual Postdoc Appreciation Week events and celebrations were fantastic! Check out the pictures above.
This year's poster session winners were...
1st Prize: Rashmi Ram
2nd Prize tie: Tim Chapman and Sonia D'Silva