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 from Noon to 1:15 PM:

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

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

1/10/2018               NE49-5000

1/24/2018               NE49-5000

2/14/2018               NE49-5000

2/28/2018               NE49-5000

3/14/2018               NE49-5000

3/28/2018               Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

4/11/2018               Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

4/25/2018               Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

5/9/2018                 Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

5/23/2018              Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

6/13/2018              NE49-5000

6/27/2018              NE49-5000

7/11/2018              Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

7/25/2018             Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

8/8/2018               Atlas Service Center, E-17, 1st Floor

8/22/2018             NE49-5000

9/12/2018             NE49-5000

 

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