May 1, 2015, 9am – 6pm, Newcomb Hall
The annual Postdoctoral Research Symposium is a day-long event that provides postdocs the opportunity to share research, network, and attend professional development workshops. This year, attendees will have the opportunity to:
v Attend conference-style workshops on various professional and career development topics.
v Network with other postdocs, faculty, and staff during a coffee meet & greet, catered lunch, and awards reception.
v Present research through talks and poster sessions.
v 8:30-9:00am: Registration and Coffee
v 9:00-9:15am: Welcome and Opening Remarks
v 9:15-10:45am: Oral Research Presentations
v 10:45-11:00am: Break
v 11:00-12:00pm: Concurrent Sessions I
v 12:00-1:00pm: Networking Lunch
v 1:15-2:45: Concurrent Sessions II
v 3:00-4:30: Poster Sessions and Resource Fair
v 4:30-6:00: Networking Reception and Awards Ceremony
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Annual Postdoctoral Research Symposium
Abstract proposals for talks and posters are now being accepted for the Annual Postdoctoral Research Symposium.
8 platform talks and up to 50 posters will be selected from submitted abstracts.
Benefits of Participation:
· Prizes for best talks and posters!
· Develop skills to effectively communicate their research in a clear and succinct way for audiences in all disciplines!
· Learn about the exciting research occurring across grounds!
1 page limit
1 figure attachment allowed
Abstract must include
v Broader Impacts (Why this research is important)
Abstracts should appeal to a general audience. The selection committee is made up of Postdocs from all disciplines.
Abstracts should be emailed to: Melissa Hurst firstname.lastname@example.org
ABSTRACT DEADLINE: APRIL 1, 2015