News and Events

New “Career Action”  Series for Postdocs/PhDs    

The Postdoctoral Fellows Office and Career Centre will be offering several round table discussions to help postdocs/PhDs take action on their careers. Bring your lunch and your questions for a facilitated discussion. Sessions are free and take place 12:05-12:55 in 2-100 SUB (Students Union Bldg)


Mastering Networking - January 16
Whether you are comfortable speaking with strangers or prefer to avoid networking events, let's talk about some strategies you can use to expand your network.  Career Advisor Tyree McCrackin will share some common sources of tension and how you can better prepare yourself for your new job role.
 
12:05-12:55 in 2-100 SUB (Students Union Bldg)
January 16, 2019

 

Acing the Interview - February 13
For most people, participating in job interviews is not a common activity. What are employers really looking for? What can you do to prepare for your next interview. Tyree McCrackin, Career Advisor for postdocs and PhDs has some tips to help you ace your next interview. 

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Resources:
Safety survey reveals lab risks
Supervisor Roles and Responsibilities: an occupational health and safety handbook

 

PDFA/GSA Research Day 2018 - Registration and Call for Submissions

Congratulations to the winners of the PDFA/GSA Research day

Speed Talks:
Heather Armstrong - IBDo's and IBDon'ts of Dietary Fibers in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Kevin Hodder - 3D-Printing with Soil for Direct Fabrication of IED Secondary Fragmentation Ballistic and Blast Testing Projectiles
Elly Park - Living with osteoarthritis and obesity: Hearing stories about patients' experiences with healthcare

Posters:
Trevor Barss - Multi-channel functional electrical stimulation increases the duration and intensity of cycling after a spinal cord injury
Chunhua Dong - A biophysical platform for discovery of novel inhibitors of α-synuclein oligomerization.
Randi Lupardus - Succession after reclamation? Ecological indicators of forest recovery on reclaimed oil and natural gas wellsites