Finding the Right Postdoc

Panel Discussion | April 4 | 6-7:15 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall

 QB3 - California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences

What makes for a GREAT postdoc experience, and how can you ensure that this next step in your training will prepare you for a successful career? Panelists will discuss the process of identifying and pursuing postdoctoral opportunities. Why do a postdoc? What factors are important to consider, such as opportunities for publishing, relationships with colleagues/supervisors, funding? What are the steps in searching for a postdoc position? What do PIs look for when evaluating candidates?

Speakers include:
•Stephen Brohawn, PhD, Assistant Professor, MCB, UCB;
•Britt Glaunsinger, PhD, Professor, PMB, UCB;
•Tatjana Petojevic, PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Postdoc Fellow at Genentech and former UCB Postdoc

 rlurie@berkeley.edu