UPCOMING UK EVENTS - Check out "Calendar" under "Professional Development" above.
Women in Medicine & Science Professional Development Certificate Program - Register here
UPCOMING EVENTS NATIONALLY
Postdoc Preview at the University of Michigan Medical School (Nov 9-11; applications due Sept 30)
Postdoc Academy - free, digital, flexible professional development program for postdocs; regularly connect and interact with other postdocs. Register for "Succeeding as a Postdoc" here - begins 10/19th. Also register for Postdoc Academy Learning Sessions (PALS) - small virtual learning communities connected through similar disciplines or institutions who meet once per week via Zoom while taking online course.
Black Doctoral Network Conference (Oct 29-31)
St. Jude Invited Graduate Student Symposia (summer 2021; nominations due 10/27) - Great way to get in the door for a St. Jude postdoc. Ask your mentor to nominate you!
ONLINE RESOURCES to help during the PANDEMIC
Here's a recent one (Covid-19 related): 3 Things You Should Do Now in Your Job Search, Dr. Maren Wood, CEO, Beyond the Professoriate
Skills to Get You Hired ( & Affordable Online Courses to Help You Build Them) From Business Insider
iBiology continues to offer 3 free online, self-paced courses, which can be started at any time, that are designed to help early-career scientists navigate their scietific journeys. Courses are: 1) Let's Experiment: A Guide for Scientists Working at the Bench, 2) Planning Your Scientific Journey, and 3) Business Concepts for Life Scientists.
From academia to freelance curator, a Career Column from Nature, 9/12/2019
Your Advisor, Your Ally - From Inside Higher Ed, 10/7/2019
The Hidden Challenges for Successful First-Generation PhDs - From Inside Higher Ed, 10/9/2019
How I Overcame Imposter Syndrome After Leaving Academia - From Nature, 10/8/2019
What Do We Know About PhD Scientists' Career Paths? - From Science 9/30/2019