Postdoc Appreciation Week
Program of the HMS/HSDM Office for Postdoctoral Fellows
Click here for a link to the scheduled programs.
Please note...the winners of the Sept. 21 poster session will receive $500 travel awards. Winners will be announced at the Thursday afternoon reception. Posters should be submitted by September 12, 2011.
Hot Talks of 2011 (Speakers needed)
When: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 | 12:00-1:30pm
Where: Cannon Room, Building C (Lunch provided)
Postdoc Research Day (Posters needed)
When: Wednesday, September 21, 2011 | 4:30-6:00pm
Where: Courtyard Cafe, Warren Alpert Building (Refreshments provided)
Academic-Industry Interactions: New Frontiers
Keynote Speaker: William Chin, MD, Executive Dean for Research, HMS
When: September 22 | 4:00-5:00pm *Reception to follow
Where: Armenise Amphitheater, 200 Longwood Ave, Boston
*Reception will be held in the Modell Atrium.
Travel award winners for best posters will be announced following Dr. Chin's talk.
Secrets of the Recessionary Job Market: How Employment Works in a Down Economy
Keynote Speaker: Dave Jensen, Columnist for AAAS Science Careers
When: Friday, September 23 | 2:30-4:00pm
Where: Pfizer Lecture Hall, B23 Mallinckrodt (Chemistry Bldg.), 12 Oxford St., Cambridge
Please note: walk-ins are welcome at all events (except where noted), but the short registration links provided offer more information about each programs, and will help me to share information with attendees, both before and after the events.
Wed., Sept. 14:
Planning for Career Satisfaction and Success
2-4pm, Room 1080 (lecture hall), Biological Laboratories Building (Biolabs, 16 Divinity Ave.). To register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/career_satisfaction
Fri., Sept. 16:
12-2pm, Room 119 (2nd floor, back of building), Maxwell Dworkin (29 Oxford St.). To register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/postdoc_orientation
National Postdoc Appreciation Week, Sept. 19-23, 2011
Tues., Sept. 20:
Postdoc Appreciation Chair Massages
9am-12pm, Calla Lilly Lounge (1st floor), Biolabs Building. To register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/chair_massage (Registration REQUIRED, space not guaranteed)
Wed., Sept. 21:
Postdoc Appreciation Picnic
4-6pm, Biolabs Courtyard (off of Divinity Ave., behind Divinity School). To register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/postdoc_picnic
Fri., Sept. 23:
Postdoc Appreciation Keynote
2:30-4pm, B23 Mallinckrodt (Pfizer lecture hall), 12 Oxford St. To register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/secrets_job_market