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January 15, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Category: Recruitment
Location: Student Center Ballroom | Map
Cost: Free
Audience: Current Graduate Students

Please join us for the first Postdoc Open House on January, 2018. 

This day will provide postdoctoral scholars and senior graduate students with great information about several topics that will help with professional development and opportunities. 

Postdoc Open House Agenda

9:00 AM - Registration, coffee/tea (and Vendor time)

10:00 AM - Welcome from the Dean of the Graduate School, Dr. Ambika Mathur

10:05 AM - The Postdoctoral Office - Its role and how it can help you (Dr. Sokol Todi) and Q&A

10:20 AM - The WSU Postdoctoral Association - Its role and how it can help you (Drs. Baier and Yedlapudi)

10:35 AM - Q&A Session: PostDoc needs and recommendations for PDO and PDA (and Vendor time)

11:00 AM - Postdoctoral Development at Wayne State, Associate Dean, Dr. Todd Leff

11:15 AM - Q&A with Dr. Leff

11:30 AM - Associate Provost, Dr. Annmarie Cano: How to succeed in Academia

11:45 AM - Q&A with Dr. Cano

12:00 AM - Lunch and Vendor time

1:00 PM - Office for Teaching and Learning: How OTL can help our PostDocs (Ligia Pamfilie)

1:15 PM - Q&A for OTL

1:30 PM - Office of V/President for Research: Grant opportunities at Wayne (Dr. Denise Figlewicz)

1:45 PM – Q&A with Dr. Figlewicz

2-3:00 PM - Questions, needs, concerns and recommendations regarding today’s topics or anything else

For more information about this event, please contact Stefanie Baier at 3135772550 or