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Dear Postdocs

Hope everyone is staying safe in these unprecedented times!

The School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) would like to feature articles led by graduate students and postdocs. Where possible, our communication folks would like to work with you in advance of the publication date, and hold the release until its public. Please send Ashley Rizzardo an email about your accepted articles at


Ph.D. Scientist - Cancer Biology & CRISPR

  • Work Type : Full Time
  • Employment Type: Temporary
  • Location: Bethesda, MD.

Further details about the job posting can be found here.

The SHARP (Skills for Health and Research Professionals) at Columbia University offers short, intensive online workshops and boot camps led by experts in the field to teach in demand skills on the hottest topics in research and education. More information about the training can be found here.

GW Postdocs

We hope everyone one of you are staying home and safe in these unprecedented  times. We are pleased to inform you that National Postdoctoral Association has chosen The George Washington University as a Sustaining Member of the NPA!

Being a Sustaining Member brings with it a number of opportunities  for the postdocs, faculty and staff. These include free affiliate membership, networking opportunities with members of the postdoc community and access to resources such as NPA institutional Policy Database and my Postdoc Monthly, a webinar offering support to postdocs. NPA Career Center also offers tremendous opportunities for job seekers. For more details, you can visit .  You can also connect with the NPA on all your social media platforms!Let's keep extending our support to the NPA by registering as their members !

Stay safe and well everyone!



Hope everyone is having an interesting year so far!

GWPA has kicked off the year with a new group of motivated board members! We hope to bring to you another exciting year of many professional and social events! Stay tuned!!


Interested in something fun and nerdy this weekend? We got you covered! Some quirky scientific discussions ( mostly presentations and drinking ) and lots of fun interactions await for you at the NERD NITE DC at DC9 NightClub. Check out the fun event line up:

"Battle of the Sexes: the Surprising Complicated Sex Lives of Animals" by Sara Nemati

"How to lose a girl in two standard deviations - an analysis of women in STEM roles in romantic comedies," by Veronica Carlan

"Fertile and flirty: Menstrual cycle influences on behavior (or how, if for some forsaken reason you're using the rhythm method, you're your own worst enemy)" by Liz Necka

Think no more! Hurry and get your tickets here.


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