Fall 2019 Resource Allocation Program (RAP) -- OPEN NOW!

August 27, 2019
Dear Members of the Academic Community at UCSF: The Resource Allocation Program (RAP), a campuswide program that coordinates intramural research funding opportunities for UCSF, is excited to collaborate with many on-campus funders to support UCSF research. This fall cycle our consortium includes...

Register now for the Rigor and Reproducibility in Research Course

August 27, 2019
Postdocs—are you are interested in taking a more advanced RCR course, or have previously taken one and need a more advanced refresher? Register now for the Rigor and Reproducibility in Research Course (only offered ONCE!!!): SPACES FOR POSTDOCS ARE LIMITED Rigor and reproducibility workshop series

iBiology is hiring @ UCSF

July 18, 2019
We are excited to announce two unique job opportunities at iBiology (see below for more info). We are looking for passionate individuals to join our team and help develop iBiology’s efforts in science education, communication, and professional development. Please pass this info along to anyone you...

Enter Postdoc Slam! Could win $3000 -- DEADLINE July 15th

June 19, 2019
Can you explain your research in three minutes or less, in a way that people outside of your field can understand and appreciate?  UCSF’s fourth annual Postdoc Slam competition challenges you to do just that!

ImageXD - Call for Participation

June 18, 2019
The Berkeley Institute for Data Science at the University of California, Berkeley invites you to attend ImageXD, a 3-day conference designed to discuss common problems in image processing across domains, ranging from academic disciplines such as astronomy, radiology, and materials sciences to...

Catalyst Program Summer Internship - Deadline Jun 1st

May 20, 2019
Catalyst Awards Internship Program provides an opportunity to learn about early translational research and the process of translating academic discoveries into valuable products. It runs parallel to the Catalyst Awards Program and allows the Catalyst Interns to observe the events of the Catalyst...

Announcing the Winners of the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars

May 10, 2019
The Graduate Division received dozens of impressive nominations, but our selection committee agreed that the following six individuals have made a truly exceptional contribution to the UCSF community through their outstanding mentorship. The recipients of the first-ever Dean’s Award for Excellence...

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: 2019 RFP for Center for Disruptive Musculoskeletal Innovations

May 07, 2019
Do you have a musculoskeletal research idea? Submit it to the Center for Disruptive Musculoskeletal Innovations (CDMI) to be considered for a $40,000 award! Send your 2-3 sentence descriptions to by Monday, May 20th. Multiple submissions are allowed.

Sci-Resolution Science Imagery Contest - now open!

April 23, 2019
You can now submit your science images at The contest runs until May 3, with winners announced on May 29. Pull out your most visually interesting microscopic images for a chance to win some cash!