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Call for Abstract Submission for Postdoc Symposium 2024

by on January 30, 2024 4:40 pm
Stanford Postdoctoral Symposium 2024 is happening on March 21, 2024 please register here. To showcase your groundbreaking research, we are inviting you to submit abstracts by the deadline of February 21, 2024, and share your work with the wider scientific community. Submission Guidelines: Submit your abstract here. Include a concise summary of your research, methodology, and key findings. Open to all postdoctoral researchers across disciplines.… Continue reading »

Call for Co-Chairs for SURPAS Committees

by on January 30, 2024 4:34 pm
Want to get more involved and make a difference in the Stanford postdoc community? Now’s your chance! We’re seeking passionate co-chairs for various committees: 🤝 Social Committee: Bring postdocs together! Plan events from happy hours to BBQs, and even our annual Postdoc Prom. 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Family Committee: Support postdocs with dependents through family-friendly activities. 📚 Teaching and Outreach Committee: Help Stanford postdocs engage in teaching and… Continue reading »

Call for Additional Co-Chairs and Volunteers for the PostDoc Symposium 2024 Organizing Committee

by on January 22, 2024 8:57 am
Looking to enhance your CV with management and leadership experience but have limited time? As a Co-Chair of the organizing committee, you will contribute to planning the Stanford Postdoc Symposium—an esteemed campus-wide event featuring invited speakers, professional development sessions, and research talks. Our dynamic team of four is seeking an enthusiastic and proactive postdoc to join us in organizing this flagship event. Time commitment: Approximately… Continue reading »

Coming soon: Stanford Postdoc Symposium 2024

by on January 22, 2024 8:33 am
The second annual postdoc symposium is coming soon! This symposium is a great opportunity for postdoc researchers to communicate their scientific work. The one-day event aims to explore new collaboration, professional development, and networking within the Stanford community. This year’s event main theme is advancements in research and innovations.
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Call for Nominations: SURPAS Representatives at the Faculty Senate Meetings 2023

by on August 9, 2023 3:58 pm
Are you interested in being the voice of SURPAS at the faculty senate meetings? If yes, this is your opportunity to have an ‘Executive leadership’ experience but at a fraction of the time commitment! Right now we have the following open positions. All are quite low-impact commitments. Your job would be to attend the monthly faculty senate committee meeting (C-RES, C-LIB, C-ACIS or SoM Diversity… Continue reading »
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Open positions with SURPAS for the fall of 2023

by on June 20, 2023 2:09 am
Dear Postdoctoral Community, It’s that time of year again when we are looking for new Leadership members! If interested, please fill in the Google form and contact Leadership for any questions. This is an excellent opportunity to get more involved in SURPAS-related activities and further develop your leadership skills! Please take a look at the description of the positions below. Elections will happen in our… Continue reading »

OPA-sponsored Conference Travel Awards

by on January 24, 2023 6:28 pm
Are you a Stanford Postdoc planning to attend a conference/annual meeting in 2023?Are you interested in supporting #postdocrecruitment and campus #DEI efforts?Great, we suggest applying for the StanfordOPA Postdoc Travel Award!For more info, please visit.

Doctoral/Postdoctoral Fellowship by the Wu Tsai Institute

by on January 24, 2023 6:26 pm
The Wu Tsai Human Performance Alliance Research Fellowship is an interdisciplinary, university-wide program that supports outstanding doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows engaged in human performance research by providing a collaborative community, opportunities to share research, travel awards, resources for career development, and a one-year fellowship in human performance (with the option to renew for a second year). We are looking for individuals who have demonstrated… Continue reading »

Cast your vote for the 2023 Diverse Perspective Seminar Series (DPSS) keynote speaker!

by on November 2, 2022 8:01 pm
The Diverse Perspectives Seminar Series supports cross-disciplinary and cross-cultural interactions to enable postdoctoral scholars, graduate students, and undergraduates to share, learn about, and improve the experiences of currently marginalized members of the Stanford community. We are now collecting votes for the 2023 DPSS keynote speaker – please use this link to cast your vote!More information on the nominees can be found here.

Stanford Wind Symphony is inviting auditions

by on September 14, 2022 4:18 pm
The Stanford Wind Symphony is a performing student organization that welcomes alumni, post-docs, and community members to perform wind ensemble literature over four concerts each year.  We welcome members to try out by signing up for auditions at the link here: Winds (from piccolo to tuba), percussion, and string bassists are welcome to audition, which will be held Sept 24-28. Pianists and harpists are also… Continue reading »