Today at Berkeley Lab

Former Postdocs Discuss Careers in Data Science at March 9 Forum

Former postdocs who participated in the Insight Data Science Fellowship program will discuss their career journeys during a panel discussion on Thursday, March 9, at 6 p.m. in the Building 50 Auditorium. Go here for more information and to register.

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Nicola Spaldin Speaks to Lab Postdocs on Feb. 14

Every month, the Berkeley Lab Postdoc Association invites established scientists to share their professional and personal experiences in “Series-X: Learning from the Past” seminars. Nicola Spaldin of ETH Zurich will lead the next seminar, from 11 a.m. to noon, in the Building 50 Auditorium. The talk is open to all Lab researchers. More>

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Postdoc Orientation on Feb. 8

The orientation, organized by the Lab’s Postdoc Association and Human Resources, is for all new postdocs and international employees. Participants will learn about the various resources available at the Lab. Information on visa and immigration services will also be shared. The event takes place at 9 a.m. in the Building 50 Auditorium.

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Jan. 25 Workshop on Collaborative Scientific Writing

Alberto Pepe of Harvard University will discuss the new collaborative platform Authorea — which integrates advanced tools for scientific writing, editing, and publishing — on Jan. 25, at 11 a.m. in the Building 50 Auditorium. Attendees should bring their laptops. The talk is open to all Lab scientists and hosted by the Postdoc Association. More>

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Postdoc Orientation on Jan. 12

The orientation, organized by the Lab’s Postdoc Association and Human Resources, is for all new postdocs and international employees. Participants will learn about the various resources available at the Lab. Information on visa and immigration services will also be shared. The event takes place at 9 a.m. in the Building 50 Auditorium.

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Postdoc Association Sponsors Toy Drive for UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

The Lab’s Postdoc Association is collecting toys and gifts for the UCSF Benioff Children’s hospital. Gifts are sought for infants and toddler, pre-school and school age kids, as well as pre-teens and teenagers. Go here to view a list of suggested gifts. Gifts can be dropped in the box next to the Holiday tree at the entrance of the cafeteria.

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Postdoc Orientation on Dec. 7

The orientation, organized by the Lab’s Postdoc Association and Human Resources, is for all new postdocs and international employees. Participants will learn about the various resources available at the Lab. Information on visa and immigration services will also be shared. The event takes place Wednesday, Dec 7, at 9 a.m. in the Building 50 Auditorium.

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Information Session on Open Access and Lab Publishing Policies

The Postdoc Association is organizing an information session on Open Access, with a speaker from MyScienceWork and details on the Lab’s publishing policies, on Thursday, Dec. 1, at 11 a.m. in the Building 50 auditorium. Attendance is encouraged so that researchers can learn how to properly acknowledge Lab contributions. More>

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Former Lab Director Speaks to Postdoc Association Nov. 28

Every month, the Berkeley Lab Postdoc Association invites established scientists to share their professional and personal experiences in “Series-X: Learning from the Past” seminars. Materials scientist and former Lab Director Paul Alivisatos will lead the next seminar on Nov. 28, from 12:15 to 1 p.m. in the Building 50 Auditorium. More>

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Nov. 7 Postdoc Talk by Pioneering Lab Researcher Mina Bissell

Every month, the Berkeley Lab Postdoc Association invites established scientists to share their professional and personal experiences in “Series-X: Learning from the Past” seminars. Bissell will lead the next seminar on Nov. 7, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Building 50 Auditorium. More>

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