SACNAS Career Development Workshop
for Pre- and Post-doctoral Scholars
How to be a Competitive Postdoc: Securing Funding
Friday, October 3 from 8 to 9:30 am
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)
2003 National Conference
October 2-5 in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Download the preliminary conference program.
Pre-register for the conference. New Deadline September 17.
Postdocs interested in financial aid for travel and lodging should direct inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Postdoc Workshop Panelists:
- Robin Arnette
Editor, AAAS Minority Scientists Network
"Science's Next Wave as a resource for finding fellowships and grants"
- Carter Kimsey
Fellowship Coordinator, National Science Foundation
"National Science Foundation Minority Postdoctoral Research Fellowships"
- Christine O'Brien
Program Supervisor, National Research Council
"Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships for Minorities"
- John Carlos Garza
Assistant Adjunct Professor, University of California-Santa Cruz
"University of California President's Postdoctoral Fellowship Program"
- Ericka Lawson
Founder, Lawson Scientific Career Development
"Transition awards for experienced postdocs"
- Alberto I. Roca
Workshop Organizer and Chair
NSF Minority Postdoctoral Fellow, Rice University
University of California President's Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California-Irvine
Postdocs are also invited to have lunch together during the keynote on Friday October 3.
Meet at the information desk at 11:45 am.
SACNAS Postdoc Booth #109
Exhibition Hall on Friday and Saturday
Learn more about the postdoc experience by interacting with our guests:
There will be free copies available of the COSEPUP book
"Enhancing the Postdoctoral Experience for Scientists and
Engineers: A Guide for Postdoctoral Scholars, Advisors,
Institutions, Funding Organizations, and Disciplinary Societies"
11-Jun-03 DRAFT Workshop Flyer
The SACNAS Postdoctoral Career Development Project is supported by the Sloan Foundation
Copyright © 2003, A.I.Roca, SACNAS
last modified 9-17-03