Postdoc Orientation


Join us for lunch to meet other new postdocs and learn about postdoc-specific benefits at MIT.  This is an in-person orientation session led by the Postdoc Association.

  • Open to all postdocs
  • Lunch is provided
  • Topics covered include:
    • Data on postdoc population at MIT
    • MIT oversight of postdocs
    • Defining postdoc expectations
    • Differences between fellows and associates
    • The PDA structure and initiatives
    • How to get involved

 

 

Sessions will be given at following dates:

9/27/2017               Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

10/11/2017             Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

10/25/2017             Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

11/8/2017               Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

11/29/2017             Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

12/20/2017             Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

 

Please use the following link to register for the session:

http://web.mit.edu/training/course.html?course=CDT21061c

 

The slides of previous sessions can be found here:  Postdoc Orientation Slides Updated-10-11-17

See also the summary of Work-Life Resources for Postdocs, handed out at orientation: http://postdocs.mit.edu/sites/default/files/images/Work-Life-Postdoc-Resources-2016-12-16.pdf

 

For further information, please contact the Orientation Committee chair at pda-orientation@mit.edu