Featured Postdoc News & Events

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NUPF Summer Kick-off/Welcome Event

Join NUPF as we begin the start of the Summer season and welcome new postdocs into our community. Chicago - June 22nd, Evanston - June 29th

Activities and Events, Announcements

ASBMB Career Development Webinars

Join the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology for some upcoming webinars to further your career.

Professional Development

Teaching Portfolio Boot Camp 2017

Learn how to create a compelling teaching portfolio starting on June 22nd at Hardin Hall!

Professional Development, International

Resources from NUCATS: StatTag v3.0 for Reproducible Research

StatTag is a free, open-source and user-friendly program that embeds results (values, tables, figures, or verbatim output) from your statistical analyses in R, SAS, or Stata directly into Microsoft Word.

Professional Development, Announcements

Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center

The Galter Health Sciences LIbrary & Learning Center is offering classes in the month of June.

Activities and Events, Professional Development

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships

Applications are now being accepted for the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF). The application deadline for the 2018-19 fellowship year is November 1, 2017.

Job Opportunities, Announcements

Postdoctoral training opportunities at Northwestern

Please find a selection of open postdoctoral fellowship positions at Northwestern on this page, updates are made regularly! Please visit the "Open Northwestern Positions" page to find more information.

Job Opportunities, Announcements

Apply for a Partnership Development Grant

These grants support newly developed or expanding collaborations that create the foundation for future research or practice changes that are important to the delivery of primary care and health. The deadline for discussing an idea with PBR Leadership is June 15th.

Funding Connection, Announcements

MIT’s Broad Research Communication Lab CommKit

The CommKit is a collection of guides to successful communication in the biological sciences, written by the Broad Research Communication Lab (BRCL) Fellows at MIT.

Announcements, Professional Development

Journey through Science Day - Discover the Opportunities

On September 18, 2017 the Science Alliance at the New York Academy of Sciences and PepsiCo will host a special Journey through Science Day in New York City. Fifty exceptional students and early career scientists (MS, PhD, and postdoc) will be selected for this unique opportunity.

Professional Development

The RSG Lecture Series Presents: Raychelle Burks

Raychelle Burks, Assistant Professor at St. Edwards University, will come to TGS Commons on Wednesday, May 31st from 12-1 to speak about the intersection of pop culture and science.

Professional Development

Cents and Sensibility with President Schapiro and Professor Morson

Join Political Union in a discussion with President Morton Schapiro and Professor Saul Morson about their new book Cents and Sensibility, based on their popular and widely celebrated course taught every winter here at Northwestern.

Activities and Events, Announcements

Clinical Research Coordinator

This position entails project coordination across the multiple funded studies in the Developmental Mechanisms Program. The position will manage all activities for multiple, inter-related research studies on early childhood psychopathology with particular focus on the W2W and MAPS Studies.

Job Opportunities

Research Faculty/Assistant Program Director

The Developmental Mechanisms Program is seeking an energetic and highly collaborative developmental scientist with scientific training and expertise in developmentally-sensitive measurement, early childhood disruptive behavior and/or pre-postnatal mechanisms of developmental psychopathology. The candidate should have scientific and management training/experience in longitudinal developmental research and program development.

Job Opportunities

Save the Date: TGS Day Out for Postdoctoral Fellow and Graduate Student Parents

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The next TGS Day Out will be on July 15th at Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. Registration will open on June 1st at 10am!

Activities and Events, Announcements

Get Statistical Support for Your Research Project

Receive support with study design, experimental design, writing the statistical section of a grant, analyzing data, interpreting results and more from the faculty biostatisticians and master's level statistical analysts at the Biostatics Collaboration Center.


IBiS Career Day

Considering a career outside of academia, but don't know where to start? Looking for help identifying and selling your skills to potential employers? ISO is hosting the IBiS Career Day focused on careers outside of academia on May 23rd

Professional Development

BioSurvival Skills: Working With (not against) Your Data

In this two part workshop Dr. Erik Andersen and Dr. Leah Welty will discuss best practices for collecting, analyzing and managing your data in a reproducible manner.

Professional Development

New NIH BEST Career Development Resources

The NIH BEST Consortium published new guides and tips on how to “Build a Career Development Program.”