Tag Archives: Physical Sciences

California Alliance Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

The California Alliance Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for 2017-2018.  Prospective applicants in the mathematical and physical sciences, chemistry, or engineering are invited to apply by completing ONE application for postdoctoral positions at any of the four partner schools: Berkeley, Caltech, Stanford and UCLA.

The California Alliance’s Postdoctoral Fellowship applications are accepted online at: http://ppfp.ucop.edu/login

Please see the attached program announcement or visit the California Alliance website for more information: https://www.california-alliance.org/

Please encourage prospective postdoctoral fellows to apply and help us spread the word by forwarding the announcement on to your colleagues. These are postdoctoral awards for up to two-years, with annual stipends from $55K to $70K per year.

The California Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate is a National Science Foundation-supported initiative to increase diversity among STEM graduate students, postdocs, and faculty. Please see the attached program announcement or visit the website for more information.  For assistance with the application process, please contact Dr. Catherine Newman at: californiaalliance@berkeley.edu Continue reading

The California Alliance Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 academic year

The California Alliance invites prospective postdoctoral fellows to submit ONE application for postdoctoral positions at any of the four partner universities: Berkeley, Caltech, Stanford and UCLA. These are postdoctoral awards for up to two-years, with annual stipends of $55K to $70K in the mathematical, physical and computer sciences, chemistry, and engineering.

There is no formal application deadline, but applicants are encouraged to apply by January 4, 2016, because the Alliance will begin reviewing applications and making award decisions at that time.

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REACH: Graduate Engineering Preview Program at University of Southern California

REACH is a Master’s and doctoral preview program that takes place at USC’s University Park Campus near downtown Los Angeles. Round-trip transportation, lodging and meals for REACH participants will be paid for by the USC Viterbi School. Attendees who later apply to the USC Viterbi School of Engineering for graduate study will also have their $85 application fee waived.

April 9-10, 2015
University of Southern California

APPLY NOW (Deadline to apply is February 27, 2015)

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Postdoctoral Position at Indiana University

NIH T32 Postdoctoral Position at Indiana University

Application deadline is 15 January 2015.  Later applications will be considered if the position remains open.

The NICHD T32 training grant entitled, “Common Themes in Reproductive Diversity” is accepting applications for 1-2 postdoctoral traineeships. This T32 offers broadly integrative training in the areas of sexual reproduction and development with a focus on behavior of humans and other animals.  We address key questions in genetic, epigenetic, environmental, and parental contributions to reproductive and social behavior, as well as origins and expression of differences among the sexes, and sex and immunity in health and disease. Indiana University’s excellent support for research and its globally recognized strengths in human sexual and reproductive health, gender studies, animal behavior, endocrinology, and evolution of development ensure the highest quality training.

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Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program is now accepting applications for Summer 2015

The Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program is now accepting applications for Summer 2015.

Application Deadline: January 15, 2015 

The DOE Scholars Program offers unique opportunities that introduce students or post-graduates to the agency’s mission and operations. Participants in the DOE Scholars Program gain a competitive edge as they apply their education, talent and skills in a variety of scientific research settings within the DOE complex. Appointments are available in a variety of disciplines at participating DOE facilities nationwide. Continue reading

California Alliance Postdoc Fellowship Program

The California Alliance invites underrepresented (URM) PhD’s in the mathematical and physical sciences, chemistry, or engineering to apply with ONE application for postdoctoral positions at all Four schools: Berkeley, Caltech, Stanford and UCLA.

Please see:  http://www.california-alliance.org/postdocfellowships or the CA Alliance Postdoc Fellowship.

These are two-year postdoc awards for $55K-$70K per year in the mathematical and physical sciences, chemistry, and engineering. The postdoc program includes a partnership with the President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, which has allowed the UC schools to double the fellowships available. Fellowship recipients who apply by November 1 may be eligible for the faculty hiring incentive that accompanies the President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program.

For more information about the California Alliance, see:

Nippon Foundation Fellow Postdoctoral Position

The Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Biogeochemistry group at Princeton University is seeking energetic and enthusiastic applicants for a postdoctoral position in the area of modeling climate impacts on global fisheries.  The position is part of a long-term multi-institutional effort, the Nereus Program, established in collaboration with the Nippon Foundation and University of British Columbia to improve multi-decadal scale predictions of global ocean fisheries.

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Call for Abstracts: March 27, 2014 MAA AGEP Spring Symposium

The Michigan AGEP Alliance Research Symposium will bring together AGEP scholars and faculty from Michigan State University, Western Michigan University, Wayne State University and Michigan Technological University  to discuss graduate education and research conducted by students.  We seek abstracts for poster presentations from all  disciplines within the following categories:

  • Physical Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Biological Sciences
  • Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences

Poster Presentations

Posters will be on display throughout the Symposium and poster presenters will be asked to stand with their posters in a dedicated 60 minute time span in the afternoon poster session. Dimensions for poster presentations should be no greater than 32” x 40”.

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