Posts tagged Postdoc

Applications are open for Insight Data Science Fellowships

Angela Zito
May 1, 2017
Posted in Announcements

Insight is an intensive, seven week postdoctoral training fellowship that bridges the gap between academia and a career in data science. Based in Silicon Valley, New York City, Boston, Seattle, as well as a growing network across the country, the program enables scientists to learn the industry specific skills needed to work in the growing field of big data at leading companies. INSIGHT in a nutshell:

Postdoctoral position available Lab of Dr. Christine Lovly, Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, VUMC

Angela Zito
March 20, 2017

We are accepting applications for a post-doctoral fellow position in the laboratory of Dr. Christine Lovly. The Lovly Lab specializes in translational lung cancer research, signal transduction, mechanisms of adaptive and acquired resistance to targeted therapies, genomics, and personalized structural biology. Recent work in the lab has been published in high impact journals, including Cancer Discovery and Nature Medicine.

Postdoctoral positions available, Postdoctoral to Faculty Transition Fellowship, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Angela Zito
March 8, 2017

Wayne State University is excited to announce the Postdoctoral to Faculty Transition Fellowship (PFT) program, a major initiative to foster a diverse academic environment by encouraging and supporting promising scholars to launch their academic careers at our institution.    

Postdoctoral Position Available, Lab of Alyssa Hasty, PhD, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Ashley Brady
February 9, 2017

Postdoctoral Position Available – come join our team! I am seeking a highly motivated, energetic, and a creative postdoctoral fellow to join my team at Vanderbilt University. The overarching goal of the Hasty Laboratory is to determine mechanisms by which obesity increases risk of metabolic diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease. We focus primarily on the role of resident and recruited immune cells in adipose tissue function in the lean and obese states.  

Postdoctoral Enrichment Program, Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Kate Stuart
November 7, 2016
Posted in Announcements

The Postdoctoral Enrichment Program (PDEP) provides a total of $60,000 over three years to support the career development activities for underrepresented minority postdoctoral fellows in a degree-granting institution (an institution includes its affiliated graduate and medical schools, hospitals and research institutions) in the United States or Canada whose training and professional development are guided by mentors committed to helping them advance to stellar careers in biomedical or medical research.

Postdoctoral Fellowships from the Human Frontier Science Program

Ashley Brady
June 6, 2016
Posted in Announcements

The Human Frontier Science Program is a program of funding for frontier research in the life sciences. It is implemented by the International Human Frontier Science Program Organization (HFSPO) with its office in Strasbourg. HFSP postdoctoral fellowships encourage early career scientists to broaden their research skills by moving into new areas of study while working in a new country.

Beyond the Lab: Jerome Jorquin, Grants Management

Kate Stuart
April 14, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Jerome Jorquin, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow alumnus. This interview with Dr. Jorquin is a Beyond the Lab favorite! We hope you will enjoy it too!

July 2, 2015 Postdoctoral ASPIRE Cafe

Ashley Brady
June 16, 2015

Postdoctoral Fellows, Please come for coffee and pastries to a Postdoctoral ASPIRE Café for Career Planning session to learn more about the Vanderbilt ASPIRE Program and to explore topics in career development and professionalism.  Join us for the next session: “Emotional Intelligence”: Led by Mistie Germek, Ph.D., BRET Psychologist

Career Resource: How to Get a Job in Industry by Dr. Tom Novak

Ashley Brady
June 12, 2015

Dr. Tom Novak is the Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Cellular Dynamics International (CDI). Given his academic experience (PhD from Caltech and Postdoc from Yale) and industry experience (Wyeth-Ayerst, Roche, Fate Therapeutics, CDI), Dr. Novak has great advice for students and postdocs on how to successfully transition from academia to industry. Read below to find out all the tips and secrets on how to get that industry job you’ve been so excited about!

June ASPIRE Cafe for Postocs

Kate Stuart
June 5, 2015

Postdocs, if you have not already had the chance to attend, please come for coffee and pastries to a Postdoctoral ASPIRE Café for Career Planning session to learn more about the Vanderbilt ASPIRE Program and to explore topics in career development and professionalism.