Professional Development

Modified: March 2, 2018

Northwestern IT to Host Computational Research Day – April 10

Northwestern Information Technology will host the annual Northwestern Computational Research Day on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at Norris University Center from 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Computational Research Day 2018 All Northwestern University faculty, postdocs, students, and staff who are interested in computational research are invited to attend this one-of-a-kind event and learn from student and faculty researchers about computational research projects that are being explored at Northwestern.

Modified: March 2, 2018

Kellogg Business for Scientists Executive Education Program and Information Session 2018

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, The Graduate School, and the Kellogg School of Management offer Northwestern University postdoctoral fellows the opportunity to participate in Kellogg's Business for Scientists Executive Education Program (BSEE). This 5-day certificate program will introduce business concepts, industry specific tools, accounting, strategy, finance, marketing and management programming.

Modified: February 26, 2018

BioSurvival Skills: Job Search Series

BioProfessionals is pleased to present the BioSurvival Skills Job Search Series for 2018! Elysse Longiotti from Northwestern Career Advancement will discuss different types of jobs outside academia and resources to help you explore your options.

Modified: February 19, 2018

TGS Professional Development Offerings

Check back often for all of TGS' latest professional development opportunities, including workshops, presentations, and networking events.

Modified: February 16, 2018

Computational Research Day 2018

Attention students and postdocs! Display your research, practice presenting, network with fellow researchers, and compete for prizes at Northwestern Computational Research Day on Tuesday April, 10, 2018. All areas of research are welcome. This year’s event will include a Poster Contest, Visualization Competition and Lightning Talks.

Modified: February 13, 2018

Winter Quarter Work/Life & Family Resources Programming

Check out upcoming Work/Life & Family Resources programming for postdocs and students with children!

Modified: February 12, 2018

Master of Science in Law Program Information Sessions

The Master of Science in Law degree (MSL) at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law arms STEM professionals with the tools they need to succeed in today’s innovative economy. Attend one of their information sessions to learn more!

Modified: February 9, 2018

Upcoming NUPF Activities

Check out upcoming NUPF events, including the Networking Lunch Program (February 16) and the next monthly coffee hour (February 13).

Modified: February 5, 2018

Postdoc Professional Development Travel Awards

The next application cycle for the Postdoc Professional Development Travel Awards administered by the OPA is now open and will close on February 19th at 5pm! Applications for travel taking place between April 1st and September 30th will be considered during this cycle. Read complete story for more information.

Modified: January 29, 2018

UChicago's 1st Annual Healthcare Career Networking Event

Registration has opened for UChicago's 1st annual Healthcare Career Networking Event at the University of Chicago Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (5807 S. Woodlawn Ave., Suite 207, Chicago, IL 60637) on March 1, 5:30-8pm.

Modified: January 25, 2018

Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center – February Classes

Please take a look at the upcoming classes being offered by Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center for the month of February (Scopus, PubMed, EndNote).

Modified: January 18, 2018

Upcoming NCA Programming

Please check out upcoming NCA programming and opportunities, including Data Science Career Treks and career development workshops!

Modified: January 17, 2018

Upcoming McKinsey Opportunities

Check out upcoming opportunities from McKinsey: Spark Symposium (application due January 28) and the Spark Event Series (application due February 4).

Modified: January 17, 2018

LabLearner Information Sessions

LabLearner™, a 100% research-based, comprehensive, hands-on science education system for students in the Preschool to 8th grade range, is looking for passionate scientists to make a difference in education and gain real-world experience through a unique and flexible internship opportunity. To learn more about LabLearner™ and this opportunity, please RSVP to attend an information session on Friday, January 26 at 10 am in the Gray Seminar Room on the Chicago campus and 2pm in TGS Commons on the Evanston campus.