Biological Sciences Division Office of Postdoctoral Affairs
The Biological Sciences Division Postdoctoral Researchers and the Postdoctoral Association are supported by the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, housed within the Office Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs (OGPA). Dean and Director of Postdoctoral Affairs Nancy Schwartz, and Assistant Director of Postdoctoral Affairs Valerie Miller support postdoc activities in the BSD.
The BSD PDA website contains important information on:
- The Postdoctoral Association (BSD PDA)
- Postdoctoral Affairs
- Resources for Faculty and Administrators
- Are you a new postdoc or prospective postdoc?
- Seminars, news, and events
- Resources for career development
- Postdoc policies, benefits, and rights
- The weekly postdoc bulletin
- Have questions about postdoc affairs or resources? Contact us!
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Getting involved with the Postdoctoral Association is a great way to meet other postdocs and expand your network, be a voice for UChicago postdocs, and gain leadership and transferable skills that are prized by future employers!
We are so excited to announce the continuation of The UChicago BSD CAP (Career Advancement for Postdocs) Award: a Travel Award just for BSD Postdocs! Awards of up to $500 for attendance at scientific meetings and up to $1000 for professional development meetings will...
Full Scholarship Opportunity to attend the HHMI Summer Institute on Scientific Teaching at UC San Diego June 17-21
The BSD PDA has partnered with the Chicago Center for Teaching (CCT) to offer a full scholarship opportunity to attend the HHMI Summer Institute on Scientific Teaching June 17-21, 2019 at the University of California, San Diego. The Summer Institutes on Scientific...
The BSD PDA Seminar Committee is pleased to announce the Winter Quarter Seminar Series! All seminars take place in BSLC 008 on Friday unless otherwise noted. January 11th 12:00-1 pm – Informational Lunch About Careers in Science Entrepreneurship Join BSD Postdoc Alum...