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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 »
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Call for CHAIR of Housing and Transportation Committee

by on September 6, 2022 9:20 pm
Want to leave a legacy of change as you work on your research career at Stanford? Be our SURPAS Housing and Transportation Chair! You will collect information, raise awareness, and help advocate for solutions to housing and commuting issues that affect the Stanford postdoctoral community. You will have an opportunity to learn, grow and start a group of changemakers from the ground up. Time commitment:… Continue reading »
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Call for Two New Coordinator Positions in Someone Like Me Mentoring Program

by on August 27, 2022 7:01 am
Hello Postdocs, Are you passionate about creating a supportive community for graduate students and postdocs from underrepresented groups, needs, and interests? If yes, then you might be interested to know that the Someone Like Me (SLM) Mentoring Program is looking for TWO new coordinators! As a coordinator team, you will plan monthly events to bring postdocs and grad students from diverse backgrounds and departments to share stories,… Continue reading »
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Call for Nominations: SURPAS Representatives at the Faculty Senate Meetings

by on August 3, 2022 4:35 am
Are you interested in being the voice of SURPAS at the faculty senate meetings? If yes, then this is your opportunity to have an ‘Executive leadership’ experience but at a fraction of the time commitment! You will represent/relay decisions made by SURPAS as well as be the voice of the broad postdoctoral community’s opinions at the monthly faculty senate meetings. Sounds interesting? Consider nominating yourself… Continue reading »
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Open SURPAS leadership positions

by on July 1, 2022 12:54 am
Are you interested in joining our SURPAS leadership team? Why? Joining the SURPAS leadership team is a wonderful opportunity not only to hone leadership and communication skills but also to learn more about the academic system. Consider nominating yourself for one or more leadership positions. ✨🌟You can nominate yourself here ✨🌟 *New listing* SURPAS Postdoctoral Symposium Co-Chair: Are you looking to add Management and leadership experience to your CV but are on a… Continue reading »

Call for nominations: Stanford Postdoc JEDI Awards - due 7/10/22

by on July 1, 2022 12:46 am
The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs invites postdocs, faculty, staff, and students to nominate current Stanford postdoctoral scholars for the second Stanford Postdoc JEDI Awards through Sunday, July 10, 2022. These awards acknowledge the contributions of current Stanford postdoctoral scholars that enhance and support Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion within the Stanford University community and beyond. Examples include: Exceptional mentoring of or outreach to those whose background, experience, and interests… Continue reading »

The 10th Stanford PRISM Cohort Application Is Still Open!

by on June 24, 2022 9:45 am
The application is still open for our 10th Stanford PRISM Cohort!