Nominate a Graduate Student or Postdoc for the new Dean’s Excellence in Mentoring Award

January 11, 2019
Now accepting nominations for the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring for Graduate Students and the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring for Postdoctoral Scholars.

Announcing recipients of the Berkelhammer Postdoc Travel Award for 2019

December 14, 2018
The Office for Postdoctoral Scholars is very pleased to announce the first recipients of the new Berkelhammer Postdoc Travel Award. A panel of faculty reviewers selected ten awardees from the over 100 applications we received in this initial funding cycle. 

[UCSF Library] Intro to programming workshop w/ Unix, Git, R/Python March 8-9: Registration Open

December 06, 2018
Registration is open for the Library’s two-day introductory programming workshop on March 8-9, 2019. This is your chance to get an intensive hands-on introduction to R, Unix, and Git or an introduction to Python, Unix, and Git in a supportive and fun atmosphere. Tickets are $25 and usually go...

Enrollment for Responsible Conduct of Research for Postdoc Scholars (RCR-PS) Now Open

December 05, 2018
The 'Responsible Conduct of Research for Postdoc Scholars (RCR-PS)' course is now open for enrollment. Follow these easy steps to ensure a space in the class:

On-campus internship in Tech Licensing

November 08, 2018
The UCSF Technology Management (Licensing) Internship Program in the Office of Technology Management  (OTM) offers a unique opportunity for interested individuals to gain exposure and experience in the area of university technology commercialization and intellectual property management.  Interns...

Scientific Writing Course -- Applications open until Dec 1st

November 06, 2018
The Department of Surgery's popular Scientific Writing Course is intended for UCSF faculty, postdoctoral fellows and residents whose research focus is in the biological sciences and clinical/translational medicine. The course objective is to learn and practice specific ways to marshal the details...

Save the Dates for 2019 Responsible Conduct of Research Course for Postdoctoral Scholars (RCR-PS)

October 30, 2018
The 6-session RCR course for basic science postdocs (and basic science advanced PhD students) will be held: Mission Bay - Tuesdays Dates: January 22 – February 26, 2019 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Location:  Room TBA Parnassus - Thursdays Dates: January 24 – February 28, 2019 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m....

Postdoctoral Scholars Benefits Open Enrollment Begins!

October 27, 2018
The University of California Postdoctoral Scholar Benefits Plan (PSBP) annual Open Enrollment event is live!  The Open Enrollment period begins today, October 25, and ends on November 20, 2018 at 5 pm.   There will be no significant changes for UC benefits offering in 2019; however, we encourage...

SPG Op-Ed Writing Contest

October 27, 2018
This is a great opportunity for scientists to communicate their research to the public, especially in time for midterm elections!

Postdoc Interest Groups (PDIGs) Grant Applications -- NOW OPEN

October 04, 2018
The Office for Postdoctoral Scholars in collaboration with the Postdoc Scholars Association is now accepting applications for funding for Postdoc Interest Groups