SACNAS Postdoc Programs
SACNAS sustains a vibrant and active community of postdoctoral scientists. Resources and initiatives of the SACNAS Postdoc Programs aim to assist members to flourish during the transition from student to professional researcher, educator, administrator and/or policy leader.
Minority Postdoc CommunityThroughout the year members of SACNAS' minority postdoc community interact online in an exchange of peer-to-peer mentoring activities. The Minority Postdoc website provides information on events, job and fellowship opportunities and career advancement resources. Sign up online to become a member of the online Minority Postdoc Community and take part in additional activities such as discussion groups, polls and opportunity listings.
Opportunities for New PhDsComplimentary Postdoc Membership
Doctorate degree recipients are eligible to receive a one-year free membership to the organization. For more information, see the SACNAS Membership page.
Mentoring Resource for Postdocs Working with Undergraduate Students
National ConferencePostdoc and Graduate Student Networking Reception
Research Presentations: SACNAS postdoc members and upper level graduate student members are showcased by presenting their exemplary research. Postdocs and graduate students are encouraged to use this session to network with professionals and recruiters regarding faculty search committees, career opportunities in industry, and academic, government, and corporate postdoctoral fellowships. Abstract submission deadline is July 20. Simply become a member and register for the conference to submit your abstract today.
Recruiting Table Opportunity:The Postdoc and Graduate Student Networking Reception is a unique opportunity to meet more than 250 SACNAS minority young professionals and upper-level graduate students who are interested in learning about opportunities and fellowships available at your organization. A table sponsorship at this Reception provides the most affordable opportunity to meet the best and the brightest minority STEM professionals and graduate students while gaining personalized visibility for your organization. This year, all recruitment tables will be strategically placed for high visibility and foot traffic (by entrance and refreshments). In addition, sponsoring a Reception table offers a prime opportunity to raise your company profile as a leading organization at this year’s SACNAS conference. Please contact Tanya Beat, program manager, for the list of sponsor benefits and for more information about how to reserve a table.
SACNAS Conference Travel Scholarships
Conference Leadership Workshops
Call for Mentors and Judges
Presentation Judging: Becoming an accomplished research presenter is a critical skill for SACNAS students. To lend your expertise at the conference as a presentation judge, contact Nancy Rocha. Signing up to judge before the conference allows us to assign students to you earlier and we can provide students’ contact information to you earlier as well.
SACNAS Distinguished Mentor Awards
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