News & Events

Important information and updates from The Graduate School and our campus partners.

Modified: November 21, 2017

Pathway to the Professoriate Workshop

BioProfessionals is pleased to present a Pathway to the Professoriate workshop on Finding a Postdoctoral Position.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: November 21, 2017

Computational-Research-Skill-Building Opportunity for Life Sciences PhD Students and Postdocs

The myDATA program, which provides training in computational methods for life sciences PhD students and postdocs, is offering a 20-week mentored research project during which trainees will work to complete a relevant, self-designed computational research project.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development
Modified: November 21, 2017

SCG Bangkok Business Challenge @Sasin 2018

SCG Bangkok Business Challenge @ Sasin 2018 cordially invites graduate student team(s) in all disciplines from Northwestern University to submit a business plan that is proactive in sustainable development and innovation.

Professional Development
Modified: November 20, 2017

NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00)

All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on February 21, 2018.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: November 17, 2017

Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship

The Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund administered by JPMorgan, Trustee. Mrs. Liebmann was the daughter of a prominent Armenian intellectual, writer and statesman and was married to one of the owners of a successful American business.

Professional Development
Modified: November 16, 2017

Postdoctoral Research Associate – Hormone-Dependent Breast Cancer

The laboratory of Dr. Jonna Frasor at the University of Illinois at Chicago seeks a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to conduct translational research in the area of hormone- dependent breast cancer.

Professional Development
Modified: November 16, 2017

Successful Assessments for Seminar Style Courses

This workshop expands the pedagogical toolkit to include strategies specific to seminar-style classes.

Professional Development
Modified: November 16, 2017

NU IGSSA Diwali

The Indian Graduate Student and Scholars Association (IGGSA) is hosting a Diwali celebration on November 19.

Around Campus
Modified: November 16, 2017

Postdoctoral Position at The Ohio State University, Chakravarti Laboratory

Dr. Arnab Chakravarti, the chair of Radiation Oncology at The Ohio State University, is looking to recruit postdoctoral fellows for his lab.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development
Modified: November 16, 2017

Changes in NIGMS Support of Institutional Predoctoral T32 Training Grants in the Basic Biomedical Sciences

The purpose of this Notice is to inform applicants of several changes in the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) support of Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) institutional predoctoral training grants (T32) effective January 26, 2018.

Training Grant Director
Modified: November 16, 2017

GEO Community Practicum

GEO Practicum

Graduate Engagement Opportunities (GEO) encourages grad students to connect theory and practice through a quarter-long internship with a community organization and a graduate seminar on engaged scholarship.

Professional Development
Modified: November 15, 2017

Final call for papers and performances for In Motion: Performance and Unsettling Borders

The deadline for proposals is December 1, 2017.

Professional Development
Modified: November 15, 2017

WISER and GradSWE Holiday Social

Date: Monday December 11th Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm Location: 4th Floor Ryan Hall

Around Campus
Modified: November 15, 2017

Fall NuMilonga

NuTango is pleased to announce its Fall NuMilonga on December 3 at 1:00 pm in Seabury Hall.

Around Campus
Modified: November 15, 2017

Apply now to join a winter quarter interdisciplinary writing group. Virtual writing groups now available.

The Graduate Writing Place will be organizing several interdisciplinary writing groups this winter and invite PhD students who have completed their coursework and are working on writing associated with their research (i.e., dissertation chapters, articles, conference papers) to apply.

Professional Development
Modified: November 15, 2017

Being a Powerful Negotiator: How to Know What You Want and Get What You Deserve

Join Women in Science and Engineering Research at Northwestern (WISER) for their upcoming workshop presented by Alecia Wartowski, EdM, JD, Director of Programs, Northwestern University Women’s Center.

Professional Development
Modified: November 14, 2017

Seven Minutes of Science

Attend “Seven Minutes of Science” and learn about the cutting-edge research happening across Northwestern!

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: November 13, 2017

Graduate Students of Color Wellness and Support Group

Graduate Students of Color Support Group

The next support group will take place on November 1 at 4 PM.

Around Campus