March 23, 2018

The “No Tears NRSA” : How to Successfully Prepare and Submit an Individual NRSA Fellowship Application

Just in time to prepare for the NIH April 8 deadline for Individual (F Series) NRSA Awards, OSR has posted a new microlearning module about how to successfully prepare and submit a “No Tears NRSA” to help fellows - and the RAs working with fellows.

March 22, 2018

The Data Incubator

This program is an intensive 8-week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists.

March 20, 2018

Grantsmanship for the Research Professional Course

Grantsmanship for Research Professionals is a two-day executive education-style workshop that introduces and enhances skills associated with effective grant opportunity identification, proposal preparation, grant review process, and team science. 

March 19, 2018

Message from Dean Woodruff regarding the emergency threat on March 14

Message from Dean Woodruff regarding the emergency threat on March 14, 2018.

March 19, 2018

Open positions at BioMed X Innovation Center in Heidelberg, Germany

The BioMed X Innovation Center in Heidelberg, Germany is pleased to announce the start of a new call for application in the field of Plasticity of Myeloid Cells. The sponsor of this project is Roche.

March 19, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellow – Chakravarti Laboratory

The Chakravarti laboratory at Northwestern University Comprehensive Cancer Center is looking for highly talented, self-motivated, productive, and ambitious postdoctoral fellows (2 positions open) starting immediately.

March 19, 2018

Postdoctoral Research Position in Prevention of Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis

An NIH-funded postdoctoral research position is immediately available at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). The lab has recently developed a photo-initiated collagen crosslinking technique as a preventative treatment for post-traumatic osteoarthritis (PTOA).

March 19, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellow – Translational Brain Tumor Research

The Department of Neurological Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is seeking an outstanding Postdoctoral Fellow to join the R01-funded lab of Dr. Craig Horbinski, in order to study the significance of mutations in isocitrate dehydrogenase 1 on glioma behavior.

March 19, 2018

2019-2020 German Chancellor Fellowship for Tomorrow’s Leaders

The German Chancellor Fellowship is targeted at university graduates from Brazil, China, India, Russia and the USA, who have already acquired initial leadership experience.

March 19, 2018

Postdoctoral positions available in the Department of Pathology. University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Several postdoctoral research scholar positions are available in Department of Pathology at the University of Iowa to investigate NIH-funded projects in cancer initiation, progression and drug/therapy resistance.

March 16, 2018

Career Fair: American Association for Cancer Research

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is having their Annual Meeting in Chicago. As part of the meeting there will be a Career Fair on Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 9 AM - 3 PM at McCormick Place. There is no cost to attend the Career Fair, but registration is required by March 23.

March 14, 2018

University and Industry Perspectives on Repurposing Drugs: Successes, Pitfalls, and Patent Opportunities

Join INVO for a presentation about the opportunities and challenges related to the commercialization of repurposed drugs.

March 14, 2018

Make Our Planet Great Again: Call for Applications

Four new funding programs have been launched as part of President Macron's "Make Our Planet Great Again" initiative.

March 14, 2018

Outreach Opportunity: Career Day at Joyce Kilmer Elementary School

Joyce Kilmer Elementary School, a public school in Rogers Park, is seeking professionals at all career stages – including graduate students and postdoctoral fellows – to share their stories with sixth graders during their annual Career Day on April 12.

March 14, 2018

A Conversation with Roxane Gay

CTSS & The Women's Center are excited to announce A conversation with Roxane Gay on Tuesday, April 3 at 7 PM.

March 14, 2018

Free Tax Webinar for Postdocs and Graduate Students

This free webinar by Personal Finance for PhDs covers the information you need to know to file your US federal tax return.

March 12, 2018

2018 Kellogg Business for Scientists Executive Education Program and Information Session

Applications are now open for the 2018 Business for Scientists Executive Education Program (BSEE), a professional development program offered to postdoctoral fellows through a partnership between the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs,

March 12, 2018

The Biomedical Informatics & Data Science Student Group Career Talks: Quiddity Solutions’ Robert Gerovski

What do graduate students need to know about pursuing careers in informatics and data science outside of academia? The BIDS student group explores this question in their monthly career talks with professionals in the field.

March 9, 2018

Visualization Competition for Computational Research Day

Northwestern IT is hosting a Visualization Competition and invites Northwestern undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdocs to submit their visualizations for consideration.

March 8, 2018

2018 Physics of Living Cells Summer School

The mission of the Center for the Physics of Living Cells at the University of Illinois is to create a quantitative, predictive, and physically-based description of living systems. The 2018 CPLC Summer School will offer multi-scale training in the latest experimental, computational, and theoretical biophysical approaches.

March 8, 2018

Division of Stroke and Neurocritical Care Grant Opportunity

The Davee Foundation Stroke Research Seed Grant is intended to support young, talented investigators in early career development as researchers who are interested in advancing understanding in stroke and vascular brain injury. The Grant is available to Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Principle Investigators who hold a faculty appointment or are a postdoctoral fellow.

March 7, 2018

American Diabetes Association (ADA): Pathway to Stop Diabetes

The Pathway to Stop Diabetes Research Program intends to attract brilliant scientists at the peak of their creativity to diabetes research, and to accelerate their research progress by providing the necessary resources and support for conducting transformative science. This program will consider applications directed toward all topics relevant to prevention, treatment and cure of all types of diabetes (type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes), diabetes-related disease states (obesity, pre-diabetes, and other insulin resistant states) and the complications of the disease.

March 6, 2018

Applications are now open for RSG

RSG is an 8-week research communication training program offered as a non-credit course to TGS PhD and postdoctoral fellows from all areas of research.