Vice Chancellor Navarro's Message to UCSF Community

April 03, 2020
Postdocs, We encourage you to review Vice Chancellor Renee Navarro's important message to the UCSF community about how recent changes to our lives as a result of COVID-19 may have unintended consequences for those who experience relationship or family violence. Dear UCSF Community,

Town Halls: UCSF Research Operations & Response Due to COVID-19

March 24, 2020
Postdocs, please join us for two town halls this week, co-sponsored by the UCSF Office of Research: Research Operations during the COVID-19 Outbreak Wednesday, March 25, from 12-1 p.m.
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Ten Postdocs are on Their Way to Independence

December 06, 2019
Announcing the recipients of the 2019 Berkelhammer Travel Award!
Audience for 2019 Postdoc Slam cheers finalists on.

Postdoc Slam wins the 2019 NPA and Elsevier Award

November 12, 2019
The 4th Annual UCSF Postdoc Slam competition has won the 2019 National Postdoctoral Association and Elsevier “Most Collaborative Event” Award!
Four prizewinners of UCSF Postdoc Slam 2019

Postdoc Slam: It's a Wrap!

September 20, 2019
September 19, 2019 — The 4th Annual UCSF Postdoc Slam drew a standing-room-only crowd to Mission Bay to see 10 three-minute talks by this year's postdoc finalists, providing an accessible glimpse at their complex research. Congratulations to the four prize winners, who were announced during the...
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2019 Postdoc Slam Finalists

August 29, 2019
The finalists in the 2019 Postdoc Slam competition at UC San Francisco have been announced! These ten postdocs, representing a wide range of disciplines, will compete to win a top prize of $3,000 at a lively event on September 19.
Postdoc Kara McKinley, PhD Awarded Regeneron Prize for Creative Innovation

Postdoc Kara McKinley, PhD Awarded Regeneron Prize for Creative Innovation

By Erik Rotman on July 18, 2019
Kara McKinley, PhD, a postdoctoral scholar in the Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, is one of two recipients of the 7th annual Regeneron Prize for Creative Innovation. McKinley received her award – which includes a $50,000 cash prize – at a ceremony on July 17.
UCSF Shares Postdoc Insights at NPA Conference

UCSF Shares Postdoc Insights at NPA Conference

April 30, 2019
Christine Des Jarlais, UCSF’s assistant dean for postdocs and career development, recently took Postdoc Slam “on the road” so to speak when she presented her poster “UCSF Postdoc Slam: A Celebration of Postdoctoral Research” at the annual National Postdoctoral Association Conference in Orlando, FL...
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Winners of Travel Award Announced

December 11, 2018
Announcing the first recipients of the new Berkelhammer Postdoc Travel Award.