Postdoc Appreciation Luncheon and Award Ceremony 2016
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
In celebration of the Postdoc Appreciation Month and recognition of postdocs as vital members of the our research community, the UC San Diego Office of Postdoctoral and Visiting Scholar Affairs (OPVSA) invites UC San Diego postdocs to the Annual Postdoc Appreciation Luncheon.
This luncheon will follow the Postdoc Research Symposium organized by the Postdoctoral Association and also have the awards ceremony honoring the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Postdoctoral Scholar Mentoring and Postdoctoral Scholar Award as well as the PDA sponsored Research Symposium Awards.
Keynote speech will also be delivered by Prof. Rob Knight.
- 11:45: Check in
- 12:00: Lunch served
- 12:05: Welcome by Vice Chancellor for Research Sandra Brown; Opening remarks by Interim Executive Vice Chancellor Peter Cowhey
- 12:15: Keynote Speaker Prof. Rob Knight, Department of Pediatrics; co-founder of the American Gut Project
- 1:00: Presentation of Chancellor's Awards for Excellence in Postdoctoral Mentoring, Chancellor's Postdoctoral Scholar Award by Faculty Director for Postdoctoral Scholar Education and Training, Prof. Mark Lawson
- 1:30: Presentation of PDA Research Awards by Dalila El Quarrat, lead organizer of the Postdoc Research Symposium
- 2:00: Conclusion
Please print your registration ticket and bring it with you for prompt check in.
This event is only open to UC San Diego Postdoctoral Scholars.
If for any reason you cannot attend, please notify Ginger Hazen at email@example.com so that another postdoc may benefit from the opportunity to attend the event.
Information about UC San Diego Postdoc Appreciation Month events:
Information about National Postdoc Appreciation week events throughout the nation: http://www.nationalpostdoc.org/meetings-and-events/appreciation
Professor Rob Knight
For more information about the Knight lab, please visit: https://knightlab.ucsd.edu/
When & Where
UC San Diego Office of Postdoctoral and Visiting Scholar Affairs
The UC San Diego Office of Postdoctoral and Visiting Scholar Affairs is under the Vice Chancellor for Research, and our mission is to advance the research enterprise through postdoctoral training and research education.
Virginia (Ginger) Hazen at firstname.lastname@example.org or (858) 822-5915
Jennifer Oh at email@example.com or (858) 534-6632