Posts tagged Unique Postdoc Opportunity

Job Opportunity: Postdoc, Mentored Experiences in Research, Instruction, and Teaching (MERIT)

Kate Stuart
February 28, 2014

Mentored Experiences in Research, Instruction and Teaching (MERIT)  for Postdocs An NIH-funded IRACDA Program The MERIT Program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is seeking individuals who are interested in outstanding research and teaching experiences during their postdoctoral training. It will provide research experiences at UAB and teaching experiences at partner institutions, including Oakwood University and Stillman College, located near UAB.

Applications open for the California Science and Technology Policy Fellowship

Kim Petrie
December 16, 2013

Offered by the California Council on Science and Technology (CCST), the California Science and Technology Policy Fellowships place professional scientists and engineers in the California State Legislature for one-year appointments. These professional development opportunities enable fellows to work hands on with policy-makers to develop solutions to complex scientific and technical issues facing California through their interaction with the legislative process.

Applications open for Visiting Scientist Fellowship Program at Eli Lilly

Kim Petrie
December 4, 2013

Applications are now being accepted for the Eli Lilly 2014 Visiting Scientist Fellowship Program, which offers unique training opportunities in regulatory affairs, health outcomes, project management, product planning, or clinical development.

Video of November's Science Policy PhD Career Connections is available online

Kim Petrie
December 4, 2013

The BRET Office of Career Development recorded the November session of PhD Career Connections about Science Policy. The video of the presentation by Dr. Kenny Gibbs is now available for viewing online at Dr. Gibbs discussed his transition from PhD to AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellow and then NCI Cancer Prevention Fellow.

Biochemistry Scholar-Teacher Postdoctoral Associate at the University of Georgia

Kim Petrie
November 4, 2013

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at The University of Georgia seeks a Biochemistry Scholar-Teacher Postdoctoral Associate (Posting #20131567) to contribute to the study of biology education and the teaching of undergraduates. The successful candidate will have doctoral level training in biochemistry or cell and molecular biology or education research and a demonstrated interest in the teaching and learning of biology.

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowship application deadline is November 1

Kim Petrie
October 25, 2013

The American Association for the Advancement of Science manages and administers Science & Technology Policy Fellowships in five program areas to provide the opportunity for accomplished scientists and engineers to participate in and contribute to the federal policymaking process while learning firsthand about the intersection of science and policy. The fellowship programs have several basic requirements.

PMF Program Coffee Chat is TODAY and next Wednesday

Kim Petrie
September 25, 2013

The PMF Class of 2014 tentative application period is from Tuesday, October 1 through Tuesday, October 15, 2013. We recommend you apply early and set aside ample time to complete the entire application. The Become A PMF section on the PMF website will soon be updated for the PMF Class of 2014 application cycle.

Presidential Management Fellows program to add pilot STEM track

Kim Petrie
September 18, 2013
Posted in Announcements

It was created more than three decades ago by Executive Order. Historically, the PMF program was designed for public policy students, but PMF opened to all degree programs in 1982. In 2010, the program changed again to allow applications both from graduate students who will finish their advanced degree in the upcoming academic year, as well as from recent alumni who completed their advanced degree training in the previous two years.

Virtual Chat and Announcement from AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowship program

Kim Petrie
July 17, 2013

The AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships is launching two new program areas: Big Data & Analytics and Judicial Branch. To learn more about these program areas and hear more about the fellowship experience, join AAAS for the next live virtual chat event with Fellows and program staff on Wednesday, August 14 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.