UAB’s inaugural Postdoctoral Recruitment Conference is scheduled for October 29 – 31, 2012. This recruiting event will accept a limited number of exceptional senior graduate students from competitive graduate programs. This select group of students will have the opportunity to:
· hear from outstanding scientists in residence at UAB
· interview formally with faculty recruiting postdoctoral applicants
· meet informally with faculty members and current postdoctoral trainees who share their research interests
· present their dissertation work during a poster session
· learn about postdoctoral training programs and career development opportunities at UAB
Interested graduate students will be required to apply for attendance at this event. To be eligible for acceptance, graduate students must be either U.S. citizens or permanent residents and have completed their Ph.D. dissertation research between August 2012 and October 2013. Hotel accommodations and food will be provided for those accepted as well as up to $400 for travel.
Student applications are due September 4, 2012. Visit the event website athttp://www.uab.edu/postdocs/conference for more information and application details. Applications will be reviewed by a faculty committee, and notification of acceptance will be sent via email to the graduate student no later than September 10, 2012.