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APD Update: Jan 11, 2016

Special Winter Break Edition: January 11, 2016


Save the Date: Career Networking Event for Graduate Students, Postdoctoral Researchers and Alumni
April 1, 2016 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Meet representatives from industry, business, government and non-profits – up to 80 companies and organizations are expected to attend. Friday, April 1, 2016 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | McNamara Alumni Center. More information >


Registration now open for spring workshops!
January-April, 2016

Registration is now open for the following workshops. Information about additional workshops coming soon!


Workshop from U Libraries
January - March, 2016

Take advantage of free workshops from the U Libraries and around campus. View all offerings and register. If these times are inconvenient or you can't get to campus, explore our online workshops and tutorials. Also please contact Kate Peterson (katep@umn.edu) to request a session for your department, lab, work group, class, etc.

We will also be offering workshops on Creating a Data Management Plan for Your Grant Application, Data Management and Sharing, and Data De-identification Techniques later in spring semester. Please contact Kate Peterson, katep@umn.edu, with any questions.


GRAD 8101: Teaching in Higher Education
Spring 2016

GRAD 8101, offered through the Preparing Future Faculty (PFF) program, is designed to help graduate students and post-doctoral fellows become responsive and reflective teachers in preparation for an academic career. Three sections of GRAD 8101 are offered for spring 2016, and there are still seats available. Learn more


NIH T32 Postdoctoral Position at BloodCenter of Wisconsin

BloodCenter of Wisconsin, an internationally recognized leader in vascular biology, thrombosis and hemostasis, immunobiology, transfusion medicine and stem cell/hematopoiesis research, has an opening for an NIH-funded Postdoctoral Training Grant position at its Blood Research Institute (BRI).