Funding & Career Development

December 19, 2016

Fellowship Proposal Writing Workshop for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

The Graduate School will offer a proposal writing workshop for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. The workshop is for those preparing a proposal for the upcoming NIH NRSA deadline.

December 19, 2016

NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00)

The goal of the NCI’s Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00) is to encourage outstanding, late-stage graduate students with a demonstrated potential and interest in pursuing careers as independent researchers by facilitating their transition to a postdoctoral position.

December 16, 2016

Chateaubriand Fellowship

The Chateaubriand Fellowship is a grant offered by the Embassy of France in the United States.

December 13, 2016

Dr. John N. Nicholson Fellowship

The Dr. John N. Nicholson Fellowship provides financial support for outstanding Northwestern graduate students enrolled in PhD programs in the sciences, engineering and management.

December 9, 2016

California Alliance Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

The California Alliance Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for 2017-2018. Application review will begin in January and continue in early Spring 2017.

December 7, 2016

Bioethics Fellowship at NIH

The Department of Bioethics is pleased to offer a limited number of two-year post-doctoral and pre-doctoral (post-baccalaureate) fellowships.

December 6, 2016

Shell Ideas360 Competition

This is a global competition organized by Shell International for students to develop game-changing ideas for tackling Energy, Water and Food issues.

December 6, 2016

Semiconductor Research Corporation: 2017-2018 Fellowship and Scholarship Competition

This fellowship offers various doctoral fellowships and master's scholarships through the Global Research Collaboration (GRC). The Graduate Fellowship Program (GFP) and Master's Scholarship Program (MSP), both having a focus on improving diversity for underrepresented minorities and women.

December 6, 2016

L'Oreal: USA For Women in Science Fellowship

This fellowship awards five women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and commitment to serving as role models for younger generations.

December 6, 2016

Northwestern to host Cupid's Cup Entrepreneurship Competition

The competition was created by the founder of Under Armour and is open to Graduate Students.

December 5, 2016

Current Kellogg Courses Available to TGS Students

Each quarter, Kellogg opens a handful of courses to TGS students. This typically happens with very tight deadlines and only a few spaces open, so students must act fast and work with our Student Services team to register quickly.

December 1, 2016

Stanford PRISM

Stanford PRISM is an opportunity for late-stage graduate students from diverse backgrounds to explore postdoctoral training at Stanford School of Medicine.

December 1, 2016

National Research Mentoring Network Career Development Webinar

Those interested in becoming better leaders within their given field, please tune in to “Leadership in the Academy” Webinar with expert Dr. Collins Airhihenbuwa, Dean of College for Public Health and Social Justice, Saint Louis University.

December 1, 2016


Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows are invited to apply for invited to apply to Georgia Institute of Technology’s graduate visitation program for underrepresented minorities.

November 30, 2016

Training course in fMRI

The University of Michigan will hold a training course for graduate students, postdocs, and faculty with interests in neuroscience or biomedical engineering who want to learn about functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) on August 7-18, 2017.

November 30, 2016

Two-day Northwestern Winter Internship & Job Fair

Meet employers in a variety of industries over two days, hiring for both internships and full-time positions. The fair is open to all Northwestern students and alumni to learn about internships and full-time opportunities, with different employers attending each day.

November 28, 2016

Summer School on Development Policy for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

The University of Bonn invites graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from any field of study or discipline to a Summer School on Development Policy in Bonn.

November 28, 2016

International Research Conference on Sustainable Energy, Engineering, Materials and Environment

Graduate students are invited to submit their papers to the International Research Conference on Sustainable Energy, Engineering, Materials and Environment which will be held in Newcastle Upon Tyne (United Kingdom) from July 26-28.

November 28, 2016

Mentored Discussions of Teaching (MDT)

Applications are now open for the following CIRTL at Northwestern program through the Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching.

November 23, 2016

Graduate Engagement Opportunities

Want to apply your research to real-world problems? Develop a community partnership? Gain new professional skills? Learn more about public scholarship? Drop by the Center for Civic Engagement to learn more about Graduate Engagement Opportunities (GEO) – offered Spring 2017.

November 23, 2016

Fellowships available for graduate students

Check out these fellowship opportunities.

November 22, 2016

BioProfessionals: Careers in Life Sciences Consulting

The BioProfessionals program and the Advanced Degree Consulting Alliance are pleased to present a career panel on Careers in Life Sciences Consulting, Thursday, December 8, at 4pm in the Searle seminar room (Lurie Research Building, 303 E. Superior, 1st floor, Chicago campus).

November 22, 2016

Professional and Presentation Skills for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

This series of lectures and one-on-one coaching for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows focuses on the development of presentation skills necessary for success within the professional world.

November 17, 2016

5th Gut Microbiome

The Dannon Company, Inc. announces the 5 Gut Microbiome, Yogurt and Probiotics Dannon Fellowship Grant program.

November 10, 2016

White House Fellows Program

The White House Fellows program is a nonpartisan program that gives applicants with demonstrated leadership firsthand experience in public service at the highest levels of the Federal Government.

November 10, 2016

AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellows Program

The AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellows Program places science, engineering, and mathematics students and postdocs at media organizations nationwide.

November 9, 2016

Versatile PhD Career Panel: PhD Careers in Cultural Resource Management

This forum will run November 14-18 in the Humanities/Social Science forum.

November 9, 2016

Blueprint Diversity Specialized Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Advancement in Neuroscience (D-SPAN) Award (F99/K00)

The purpose of the NIH Blueprint Diversity Specialized Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Advancement in Neuroscience (D-SPAN) Award is to support a defined pathway across career stages for outstanding graduate students who are from diverse backgrounds underrepresented in neuroscience research.

November 9, 2016

LinkedIn Workshop for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

Come be part of an interactive workshop where you can work on your profile and learn the inner workings of LinkedIn with Dr. Brett Boettcher

November 7, 2016

Bridging the Gap Seminar

Join Northwestern’s student chapter of SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Math) for the first ever “Bridging the Gap” seminar from 12-1pm on Thursday, November 10th in Tech F160.

November 7, 2016

Measuring Mastery: Aligning Assessments with Learning Objectives

In this workshop, participants will analyze and consider ways to align different types of assessments to learning objectives and their different stages of mastery.

November 4, 2016

Postdoctoral Fellowship Programs at University of Chicago

Center for Health and the Social Sciences (CHeSS) at the University of Chicago is accepting applications for two postdoctoral fellowship programs.

November 2, 2016

Young Scientist Seminars (YSS)

The Young Scientist Seminars (YSS) is a video series produced by iBiology that features young scientists giving talks about their research and discoveries.

November 2, 2016

Grantsmanship for Students and Postdocs

Register for the webinar today, November 2, from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

November 2, 2016

Classes at Galter Health Sciences Library

The Galter Health Sciences Library is pleased to offer the following classes during the month of November.

November 1, 2016

Corporate Fellowships for Graduate Students

Check out these fellowship opportunities.

October 31, 2016

Postdoctoral Research at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Check out these openings for postdoc positions at Cincinnati Children's Hospital.

October 28, 2016

Teaching and Learning Outside the Classroom

This workshop will demonstrate ways to break out of the classroom walls and continue learning in new environments.

October 28, 2016

Ready Set Go (RSG) Winter Workshop Series

The program will meet Wednesday evenings, 5-7 PM, January 4 - March 22.

October 28, 2016

Science, Sense-making, and Storytelling

The first RSG Keynote address of this academic year takes place November 15th.

October 27, 2016

Opening for Faculty Senate Research Assistant

The Faculty Senate research assistant will work closely with Senate leadership and the administrative coordinator in developing and executing a research program on shared university governance.

October 27, 2016

IUPLR/Mellon Fellowship Program

The Inter-University Program for Latino Research is now accepting applications for the IUPLR/Mellon Fellowship Program (academic year 2017-18).

October 25, 2016

Tips on Writing a Competitive NRSA

Bioprofessionals presents "Tips on Writing a Competitive NRSA," by Sally McIver, PhD, NUIN Assistant Director, on Tuesday, November 1, from 3:30 to 5:00 PM at Lurie Medical Research Center, Baldwin Auditorium.

October 25, 2016

Presidential Fellowship Information

An information session about the Presidential Fellowship was held on Monday, October 17, 2016 at 1:30 pm in the TGS Commons in advance of this season's November 30, 2016 application deadline.

October 25, 2016

LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) at the University of Michigan is excited to announce the LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, a major initiative aimed to promote a diverse scholarly environment, encourage outstanding individuals to enter academia, and support scholars committed to diversity.

October 21, 2016

Learning, Teaching, and Assessment Forum 2016

On November 16, 2016, the Office of the Provost, in collaboration with the Assessment/Accreditation Council and the Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching, will host the fourth annual Learning, Teaching and Assessment Forum at the Norris University Center from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

October 21, 2016

Northwestern Receives AGEP Transformation Alliance Award

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has announced $5.9 million in funding for three new alliances consisting of 14 partner universities as part of NSF’s Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) program.

October 19, 2016

New England Science Symposium (NESS)

Provides a forum for students to share their biomedical and health-related research activities through oral or poster presentations, to engage in discussions related to career development in the sciences, to exchange ideas and to expand their professional networks.

October 19, 2016

Upcoming Opportunities for Humanities Graduate Students

The Chicago Humanities Festival is co-hosting three lecture series after which humanities graduate students are invited to participate in small-group seminars with leading scholars and thinkers.

October 19, 2016

Hertz Fellowship

The annual competition for Graduate Fellowships begins with the application period which opens each year in August at which time a deadline consistent with those of NSF and other fellowship granting organizations will be posted.

October 19, 2016

European Student Conference 2017

Join 100 undergraduate and graduate students to discuss the future of the EU and transatlantic relations.

October 17, 2016

Kemin Industries 2017 Conference Travel Fellowships for Graduate Students and Postdocs

Kemin Industries will offer four conference travel fellowships of $1500 each for graduate students and postdocs who will attend and give an oral or poster presentation at the ACS annual meeting April 2-6, 2017.

October 17, 2016

Small Group Analysis and Teaching Observation

Interested in getting feedback on your teaching? Trained graduate students at the Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching can observe classrooms and gather student feedback to help you evaluate your work.

October 13, 2016

Fellowship Proposal Writing Workshop for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

The Graduate School will offer a proposal writing workshop for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. The workshop is for those preparing a proposal for the upcoming NIH NRSA deadline.

October 13, 2016

BRAIN Initiative NRSA F32 Fellowships

The Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative is aimed at revolutionizing our understanding of the human brain.

October 13, 2016

Breaking Down Barriers: Women in STEM Workshop

This workshop is an offering from the Women’s Health Institute at Northwestern.

October 11, 2016

Postdoctoral Position at Rush University Medical Center

Rush University Medical Center is offering an NIH-funded Post Doctoral Research Scientist to work on the interplay between Pseudomonas aeruginosa and host in the context of wound infection.

October 10, 2016

Activity Fee Waiver Requests

Students who are studying abroad or will be off-campus and away from the Chicago area this quarter are eligible for an activity fee waiver, provided they fill out the Activity Fee waiver form within 3 quarters or 9 months after their time off campus.

October 10, 2016

Opportunities from the Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching

Check out the following workshops from the Searle Center.

October 4, 2016

Postdoctoral Position Opening: Hearing Loss Research, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine (SIUSOM), located in Springfield, IL, has a core group of 7 auditory researchers with funding from NIH, DARPA, ONR, Army, and private companies.

October 4, 2016

INVO Seminar on Million Dollar Reagents

Learn how reagents become available to the wider scientific community through the licensing process.

October 4, 2016

Presidential Fellowship Information Session

There will be an information session on the Presidential Fellowship and application process on Monday, October 17 at 1:30 PM in the TGS Commons (2122 Sheridan Road, Room 140) and will also be webcast for those who cannot attend in person.

October 4, 2016

2017 NCORE Call for Presentations

Join NCORE for their thirtieth anniversary as a forum dedicated to addressing social justice issues facing the higher education community.

September 28, 2016

Marshall Sherfield Fellowship

The deadline for applications is October 10.

September 28, 2016

How can NUCATS help with my research?

Learn more about the resources and services offered by NUCATS on our newly launched New Faculty Onboarding page.

September 28, 2016

Applications for December Dissertation Boot Camps Now Available

Apply to participate in December's Dissertation Boot Camp (December 5-16).

September 26, 2016

City University of Hong Kong Faculty Search Reception in Chicago

City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has launched a worldwide search for talented faculty members in many areas of scholarship.

September 26, 2016

Postdoctoral positions at Massachusetts General Hospital

Massachusetts General Hospital is hiring for multiple postdoctoral positions in their Cardiovascular Research Center

September 23, 2016

Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program

The Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program will recruit and retain early career scientists who are from groups underrepresented in the life sciences and who have the potential to become leaders in academic research.

September 22, 2016

Fellowships for PhD Students

Check out these fellowship opportunities.

September 21, 2016

Department of Justice Grant Opportunities

The following funding opportunities are available from the Department of Justice.

September 20, 2016

Research Assistantship Opportunities at the Kellogg School of Management

Interested in working at Kellogg? Check out the Research Assistantship Opportunities that are available.

September 20, 2016

Internal Grants available to Graduate Students

The deadline for the Graduate Research Grant, Digital Humanities Research Grant, and the Digital Humanities Travel Quarters Grant is October 5.

September 19, 2016

Apply for the Data Incubator

The early admission deadline for applications is October 10.

September 19, 2016

The Office of Student Accounts

The Office of Student Accounts want to make sure you are aware of a very important matter: your tuition and fees bill for the fall term.

September 19, 2016

Represent your department/program in GLAC

GLAC is looking for students to represent their departments or programs, so that graduate students can connect to GLAC and the TGS administration and express advocacy ideas and concerns.

September 15, 2016

Northwestern Network Mentorship Program has launched

The Northwestern Alumni Association has launched a new mentorship program designed to connect you to meaningful mentorship opportunities within the Northwestern community.

September 15, 2016

Register now for Fall Quarter Writing Workshops

The Graduate Writing Place and The Writing Program will hold five 90-minute workshops this quarter on topics ranging from Writing Cover Letters for the Academic Job Market to Reading and Note-Taking for Academic Writing. Register now!

September 15, 2016

Book Fall Appointments in the Graduate Writing Place

The consultants in the Graduate Writing Place are on hand to help, and now's the time to begin reserving appointments.

September 15, 2016

TGS Graduate Student Childcare Grant

Effective October 1, 2016 Northwestern offers portable childcare grants for eligible graduate students affiliated with The Graduate School .

September 13, 2016

TGS Seeks GA for Video Development and Production

The Graduate School (TGS) announces a Video Development and Production internship position, which will give one doctoral or MFA student the opportunity to create and produce video pieces that capture the work and initiatives of TGS.

September 13, 2016

American Bar Foundation & Northwestern University Doctoral Fellowship Program

The purpose of the fellowship is to encourage original and significant empirical and interdisciplinary research on the study of law and inequality.

September 13, 2016

Small Business Postdoctoral Research Diversity Fellowship program

The Small Business Postdoctoral Research Diversity Fellowship program offers active Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) participating companies the opportunity to attract top scientific and technological talent at a fraction of the usual cost.

September 13, 2016

The Versatile PhD: PhD Careers in Language Translation

Versatile PhD will host a free AMA-style panel discussion on PhD Careers in Language Translation, September 19-23, 2016.

September 13, 2016

University of Chicago Postdoctoral Symposium

he University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division Postdoctoral Association invites Northwestern postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to participate in the 2016 Postdoctoral Research and Career Development Symposium.

September 12, 2016

NSF Graduate Research Fellows Program

Meet with GRFP Program Director or attend a workshop for the program.

September 12, 2016

Specters, Hauntings, Presences

A Graduate Student Conference presented by the Northwestern University Department of Religious Studies.

September 9, 2016

Intramural NIAID Research Opportunities (INRO)

Join the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases’ (NIAID’s) diverse research community for 4 days in February to learn about the research training experience at the Institute, a leader in global health research.

September 8, 2016

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellowship

The American Philosophical Society Museum (Philadelphia, PA) invites applications for its two-year Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellowship, beginning in July 2017.

September 7, 2016

Center for Leadership Coaching

Are you looking to bolster your ability to lead? The Center for Leadership can help.

September 7, 2016

Talk Global – Communication Across Borders Professional Development Workshop

Join NUPF for a professional development workshop focused on developing intercultural communication skills.

September 7, 2016

Two Tecumseh Postdoctoral Positions at Purdue University

The Tecumseh Postdoctoral Program was established to support Native American participation in the University at all levels.

September 6, 2016

Two-day Northwestern Fall Internship & Job Fair

Meet 150+ employers in a wide range of industries over both days of the fair, including: A.T. Kearney, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Capital One, Deloitte, FCB Chicago, IBM, Epsilon, Vantiv, Roland Berger, Teach for America, and many more.

September 6, 2016

Learning, Teaching, and Assessment Forum for Graduate Students and Postdocs

On November 16, 2016, the Office of the Provost, in collaboration with the Assessment/Accreditation Council and Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching, will host the fourth annual Learning, Teaching, and Assessment Forum at Norris University Center (Evanston).

August 31, 2016

Graders for Kellogg Private Interface (KPPI)

KPPI is looking for graders starting immediately through the fall quarter with option to continue through winter and spring.

August 31, 2016

Fall Quarter Interdisciplinary Writing Group

Apply now to join a fall quarter interdisciplinary writing group. Virtual writing groups now available.

August 31, 2016

McKinsey & Company: Women's Leadership Challenge Program

The Mckinsey & Company Women's Leadership Challenge (WLC) Program offers a series of session professional development opportunities with leadership experts.

August 31, 2016

Graduate Assistant for Student Staff Development & Assessment

The Graduate Assistant will work approximately 20 hours a week and be responsible for assessing and advancing the student staff program at the Norris University Center.

August 29, 2016

Part-time Project Manager position available

House by Northwestern is hiring a part-time project manager for Northwestern’s Solar Decathlon team.

August 26, 2016

Call for Applications: Summer 2017 National Pre-doctoral Workshop in the Humanities

Explore humanities careers outside the traditional tenure-track academic system!

August 23, 2016

Postdoc opportunities at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC)

The Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) in Nashville, Tennessee is seeking motivated post-doctoral candidates to develop their translational research career in biophotonics and imaging of cutaneous manifestations of cancer and its treatments.

August 23, 2016

Check Out the New Versatile PhD Portal, Content and Upcoming Career Panels!

PhDs go many places, and you have more good options than you might think. The Graduate School subscribes to Versatile PhD to help you diversify your doctorate and prepare for more than one possible future.

August 23, 2016

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships - Applications Now Open

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is pleased to announce a call for applications for the 2017-18 Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF).

August 19, 2016

Fall 2016 NICO 101- 0: Introduction to Programming for Big Data

The skills needed to go from data to knowledge and application, which go under the name of Data Science, are in big demand in industry, government, and academia. This course provides an introduction to the foundational skills needed by data scientists.

August 19, 2016

Federal STEM Graduate Seminar Series -- How to Successfully Apply for Federal Fellowships

The Smithsonian Institution, NIH, NSF and NASA will host a virtual information session on applying for federal fellowships that will be held on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 12pm CT.

August 18, 2016

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

NOAA is soliciting applications for the 2018 Sea Grant Knauss Fellowship Program.

August 16, 2016

Developing Work-Life Resilience: Online Workshop for Grad Students and Postdocs

The CIRTL Network is offering a workshop that will provide training for students and postdocs to develop and sustain the support systems that will be required for them to establish their own work-life balance and successfully complete career transition milestones.

August 16, 2016

IMS has immediate job openings for October 2016

IMS health, a healthcare centric, data-driven consulting / information technology company has some immediate job opportunities of Analyst, Associate Consultant and Consultant at the IMS Academy program,

August 15, 2016

Facebook Fellowship Program

Designed to encourage and support promising doctoral students who are engaged in innovative and relevant research in areas related to computer science and engineering, Facebook fellows will receive two years tuition and fees, a $37,000 stipend each year, and up to $5,000 for conference travel support.

August 12, 2016

Software Carpentry

DGP and Northwestern IT Research Computing are co-hosting a 2 day workshop September 20-21

August 12, 2016

Seven Minutes of Science, An Interdisciplinary Symposium

Seven Minutes of Science is the culminating event following the RSG Research Communication Training Program workshop series.

August 9, 2016

Skills & Careers in Science Writing

This free evening course is designed to help PhD trainees write clearly and speak confidently about their own research, providing a solid foundation for future pursuits in science writing and communication.

August 8, 2016

Summer 2017 National Pre-doctoral Workshop in the Humanities

Explore humanities careers outside the traditional tenure-track academic system.

August 4, 2016

Upcoming Webinar - The Academic Job Search: Presenting Yourself on Paper

The Higher Education Recruitment Consortium will host a webinar focused on the academic job search on August 25 at 12pm.

August 4, 2016

Midwest Regional BEST (Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training) Informational Webinar

The University of Chicago, Michigan State University, and Wayne State University BEST programs will be hosting a webinar on August 10 from 12-1pm.

July 28, 2016

Fermilab: University Research Association's (URA) Visiting Scholars Program

The Universities Research Association (URA) Visiting Scholars Program at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory was established in 2007 as a five-year program to support visits by researchers from the URA institutions to work at Fermilab for periods of up to one year in areas such as high energy physics experiments, astrophysics, theory, accelerator physics, materials science, and computer science.

July 28, 2016

The Forbes Under 30 Scholars program is accepting applications

Juniors, seniors and graduate students with a minimum 3.3 GPA are welcome to apply.

July 28, 2016

NSF Proposal Writing Workshop for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

A proposal writing workshop for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows preparing a proposal for the upcoming NSF deadline.

July 27, 2016

Conservation International is launching two new fellowship programs

The Fellowship programs are now accepting applications for the FY 2017/18 class of Fellows. Applications are due by August 30, 2016.

July 22, 2016

ClearView Healthcare Partners - Consultant Position Openings

ClearView Healthcare Partners, a life sciences consulting firm is currently recruiting for full-time positions.

July 22, 2016

New TA Conference

New TAs are invited to register for the New TA Conference (NTAC) which will be held from 9:00AM-2:00PM, Thursday, September 15, 2016.

July 20, 2016

Full-Time Consulting Opportunities

Apply for a full-time consulting position at Bain & Company

July 18, 2016

Presentation from SPIE

SPIE will be hosting a presentation by Nitin Jain on "Security of Practical Quantum Cryptographic Systems" as part of their student seminar series

July 18, 2016

Advanced Degree Consulting Summit

The second annual Advanced Degree Consulting Summit (ADCS) kicks off on July 22nd, 2016 at the Northwestern University Chicago campus.

July 13, 2016

Professional and Presentation Skills for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

This series of lectures and one-on-one coaching for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows focuses on the development of presentation skills necessary for success within the professional world.

July 13, 2016

Interested in a Career in Data Science?

Gain insight into the field and meet alumni and other professionals working as data scientists at this panel discussion.

July 12, 2016

Xerox Minority Scholarships

Xerox offers a Technical Minority Scholarship that awards between $1,000 and $10,000 to qualified minorities enrolled in a technical degree program at the bachelor level or above.

July 11, 2016

Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Cancer Horizon Award

This funding opportunity will support junior-level scientists in conducting impactful research with the mentorship of an experienced cancer researcher.

July 11, 2016

Networking Workshop Series in Evanston on July 15

The Advanced Degree Consulting Alliance (ADCA) is offering a networking workshop series in Evanston on July 15. They will share practical tips to successfully navigate networking events and provide guidance on building relationships with firms and recruiters.

July 7, 2016

German Chancellor Fellowship Program

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s German Chancellor Fellowship Program is targeted at university graduates from the United States, the Russian Federation, the People’s Republic of China, Brazil, and India who have an international outlook and initial leadership experience.

July 7, 2016

Marshall Sheffield Fellowship

The Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission is offering one Marshall Sheffield Fellowship for 2017.

June 30, 2016

Chicago Field Studies academic internship program

Do you have a background in business and want to teach your own course? Chicago Field Studies academic internship program needs instructors to teach Business Field Studies, a 3-hour weekly seminar (12-15 students per quarter) during the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters.

June 29, 2016

Rosalind Franklin University Symposium on Women in Medicine and Science

This all-day event will have a theme of Gender Bias Under the Microscope and will take place at Rosalind Franklin University.

June 29, 2016

KGI Announces the Certificate in Bioscience Management

The Keck Graduate Institute will offer the Certificate in Bioscience Management during the 2016-17 academic year in an online format.

June 29, 2016

iBiology: Networking Skills to Advance Your Career

Monica Feliu-Mojer, Community Engagement and Outreach Manager for iBiology, offers practical strategies to build effective networking skills and for building a strong network of contacts.

June 28, 2016

ACUBE: College and University Teaching Conference

ACUBE (the Associate of College and University Biology Educators) focuses on professional development for college and university biology teachers.

June 22, 2016

U.S. Student Fulbright Program

The U.S. Student Fulbright Program is a funded year of graduate-level research in one of 140 countries world-wide.

June 17, 2016

Kaluza Prizes

The American Society for Cell Biology is again offering the Kaluza Prizes supported by Beckman Coulter to honor academic excellence in graduate student research.

June 17, 2016

Third Annual Emory University-Laney Graduate School STEM Research and Career Symposium

This is a great opportunity for students to present their research, attend career development workshops, and learn about career and training opportunities at Emory and elsewhere.

June 14, 2016

Where Science & Policy Change the World: Live Chats for the AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellowships

Want to apply your science and engineering training to address societal challenges and gain hands-on policy experience? Interested in transforming your career and joining a highly influential network of fellows? Retool and reinvigorate in an immersive policy fellowship.

June 13, 2016

Doctoral Student Opportunity for 2016-7 Academic Year/Office of Residential Academic Initiatives

The Office of Residential Academic Initiatives (ORAI) is hiring a part-time Graduate Assistant for the 2016-7 academic year.

June 13, 2016

English Group Classes

English Language Programs will be offering a spoken English group class (Ling 380) and one-on-one tutoring in the Summer Quarter, in addition to their online speech training software NativeAccent.

June 9, 2016

Postdoctoral Position in Biochemical Parasitology

The Department Immunology/Microbiology at Rush University Medical Center seeks a qualified individual for a newly available Postdoctoral Fellow position in the laboratory of Dr. David L. Williams.

June 9, 2016


Meet like-minded professionals and academics for CHIentist's Formal Structured Networking Session on Wednesday, June 15 from 6:30 - 8:30.

June 9, 2016

Careers in Science Policy

BioProfessionals is pleased to present a BioOpportunites seminar on Careers in Science Policy featuring Maureen Boyle, Ph.D., Chief of the Science Policy Branch, Office of Science Policy and Communications at the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) on Monday, June 13th at 4pm in the Searle Seminar Room.

June 3, 2016

Quantification in FIJI/ImageJ (for beginners)

A hands on workshop that will cover basic quantification techniques such as counting/tracking cells, co-localization & intensity measurements, kymographs, and assembling/labeling a movie with time stamper & arrows, etc.

May 25, 2016

NHGRI Intramural Health Disparities Postdoctoral Fellowship

This fellowship is intended for recent doctoral and medical graduates interested in utilizing genetics/genomics approaches in the growing area of health disparities research.

May 24, 2016

Professional and Presentation Skills for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

This series of lectures and one-on-one coaching for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows focuses on the development of presentation skills necessary for success within the professional world.

May 24, 2016

Building an Online Fan Base Seminar

Farley Center is hosting the Building an Online Fan Base Seminar on Monday, May 30.

May 23, 2016

Graduate Research Assistantship available for FY2017

Huey Copeland, Associate Professor of Art History and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in The Graduate School, has an opening for a graduate research assistantship

May 18, 2016

Call for papers: Newberry Consortium in American Indian Studies Graduate Conference

Graduate students are invited to present papers in any academic field relating to American Indian and Indigenous Studies. 

May 18, 2016

Financial Series from CGSA-APD

Save the dates for an upcoming 3 part Financial Education Seminar series.

May 17, 2016

Fellowship Proposal Writing Workshop for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

The Graduate School will offer a five-day proposal writing workshop for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. The workshop will focus primarily on those preparing a proposal for the upcoming NIH NRSA deadline, though other grant writers are welcome.

May 16, 2016

AAAS Student and Postdoc Discounted membership offer

Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows can join AAAS at a discounted rate of $52 per year on digital memberships and $76 per year on print memberships.

May 12, 2016

Call for Papers, 2016 Physics, Maths and Computing ScienceKNOW Conferences in Rome

The Global Conferences on Applied Physics and Mathematics and Applied Computing in Science and Engineering through ScienceKNOW in Rome are accepting abstracts.

May 12, 2016

Journey to Self-Discovery Workshop

Join SPB for the Journey to Self-Discovery Workshop featuring Gail Berger, NU Professor and Leadership Development consultant.

May 11, 2016

Biomedical Data Science Research Day Registration is Now Open

Learn about the application of data science and big data methods to clinical and biomedical research at Biomedical Data Science Research Day on Friday, June 10.

May 11, 2016

WPI STEM Faculty Launch Workshop

A premier workshop for graduate students and post-doctoral researchers seeking tenure-track positions.

May 10, 2016

Teaching Certificate Program (TCP)

Applications are now open for the TCP at the Searle Center for Advancing Teaching and Learning.

May 10, 2016

Teaching Portfolio Bootcamp

This bootcamp will consist of three 3-hour sessions on June 16, 21, and 23.

May 10, 2016

Promoting Critical Thinking in STEM

This workshop will discuss different approaches to and assessment methods for critical thinking, as well as the importance of critical thinking beyond academia.

May 3, 2016

The CIRTL Network

The Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, & Learning (CIRTL) is offering several summer programs.

April 28, 2016

NUvention Networking and Info Session Event

Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation invites you to join them on May 12th from 5:00-6:30PM in the Ford Design Studio for an exciting overview of our NUvention Courses that will be offered in the Fall.

April 25, 2016

Northwestern MEM Engineering Day

Join Dr. Donald McNeely to visit and experience first hand the culture of a 100+ old steel, distribution, fabrication, engineering company.

April 25, 2016

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pulmonary/Immunology

The laboratory of Dr. Alexander Misharin in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University is seeking a highly motivated MD/PhD/MD-PhD to work on a project regarding the role of tissue-resident and monocyte-derived pulmonary macrophages in the development and propagation of lung fibrosis.

April 25, 2016

2016-2017 Crown Fellowship Competition

The Crown Family Center for Jewish Studies is pleased to announce a competition for their annual fellowship award.

April 21, 2016

Apply now to serve as a graduate writing fellow for the 2016-2017 academic year

Graduate Writing Fellows are advanced PhD Candidates who want to augment their own (already strong) writing, leadership, and teaching skills at the same time as they improve the writing skills of other graduate students at Northwestern.

April 21, 2016

Applications for summer 2016 dissertation boot camps now available

Apply to participate in a 2-week dissertation boot camp.

April 21, 2016

Register now to attend a panel workshop on writing software

The Graduate Writing Place is sponsoring a special panel workshop/demonstration of several software programs that might help your writing processes.

April 21, 2016

Pathway to the Professoriate: Finding a Great Post-Doctoral Position

Join Drs Xiaomin Bao, Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy and Evan Scott as they discuss how they chose their post-doctoral lab, interviewed and advice for choosing a post-doctoral position that can lead to successfully obtaining a faculty position.

April 20, 2016

The Harvard Medical School Dean's Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

The DPF is open to individuals particularly from backgrounds underrepresented underrepresented in science with less than four years of relevant postdoctoral research experience.

April 20, 2016

Web Presentations from Bain & Company

Register for the Bain Passports Webinar on Tuesday, April 26.

April 20, 2016

2017 Full-Time Consultant Opportunities at Bain & Company

Learn more and apply for one of the full-time consultant positions at Bain & Company starting in 2017.

April 20, 2016

Advance Into Consulting (AIC) 2016 at Bain & Company

Bain & Company will be hosting an Advance Into Consulting event to gain a deeper understanding of strategy consulting and the type of work that is done at Bain.

April 19, 2016

Mentoring Your Summer Student: An Orientation for Postdocs and PhD Students

This workshop will help post-doctoral fellows and graduate students outline summer projects, set goals with summer advisees, structure interactions, and problem solve as issues arise.

April 19, 2016

Leverage Your PhD: Careers in Higher Education

This panel discussion brings together PhDs trained in diverse academic fields who are now working in a range of capacities at Northwestern University.

April 19, 2016

The Northwestern University Press Graduate Assistantship

The deadline for applications is May 1.

April 18, 2016

The Center for Civic Engagement has one opening for a Graduate Assistant

Interested graduate students should apply by Wednesday, May 4.

April 15, 2016

Biennial EWISE Symposium

Registration is now open for Cornell's EWISE Symposium for faculty, researchers, administrators, postdocs, PhD students, and professionals.

April 15, 2016

Statistical Genetics & Cardiovascular Postdoctoral Fellowship at Washington University

This training program provides opportunities for working with world class mentors at Washington University.

April 15, 2016

Designing a Professional Webpage Workshop

GWAN is hosting a website on planning and designing a professional website on April 27.

April 13, 2016

FDA Commissioner's Fellowship Program

The Fellowship Program combines rigorous, graduate-level coursework with the development of a regulatory science research project.

April 11, 2016

RSG Research Communication Training Program is now accepting applications for summer 2016.

RSG is a 12 week summer workshop series that brings in experts from theatre, broadcast journalism, marketing, and education to help scientists and others to better communicate their research.

April 11, 2016

Academic Affairs GLAC Town Hall

Join The Graduate Leadership and Advocacy Council (GLAC), The Graduate School (TGS) Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Huey Copeland, and TGS Senior Director of Student Services Kate Veraldi at a town hall meeting to discuss the undergraduate experience taskforce report, the ongoing evolution of the dissertation embargo policy, and how they will affect graduate students.

April 11, 2016

Save the Date: "How to Publish in Scholarly Journals" by Brian Cowan

The History Graduate Student Organization will host a talk by Brian Cowan on May 26.

April 11, 2016

Larva, Chrysallis, Butterfly: Designing and Implementing Rubrics

Concrete expectations for complex tasks, feedback focused on process and student growth, efficient and robust evaluation tools: a good rubric can make you run faster, jump higher, and assess with the best.

April 11, 2016

Open positions at the Searle Center

Applications for the Teaching Certificate Program and Graduate Teaching Mentors are due May 10.

April 11, 2016

Graduate Teaching Spring Symposium

The Searle Center is hosting a Symposium open to graduate students, postdocs, faculty, and staff.

April 11, 2016

Teaching Certificate Program and Graduate Teaching Mentor Information Session

The Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching will be holding an informational session about the Teaching Certificate Program and Graduate Teaching Mentor program.

April 8, 2016

Be a Graduate Assistant to the Faculty-in-Residence

The GA is a Northwestern graduate student who serves as a part-time (10-12 hours per week) staff member.

April 8, 2016

NRSA Workshop

NU-SACNAS is hosting an NRSA workshop on Monday, April 18.

April 8, 2016

The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad competition announces May 6 deadline.

Attend one of the Office of Fellowship's application workshop on April 11.

April 7, 2016

Knowing Africa: The Power of a Narrative on a Global Continent

The Program of African Studies at Northwestern University is hosting a graduate student conference to explore the intersections of narrative, knowledge, and the African experience.

April 6, 2016

Graduate Student Opportunities for 2016-17 Academic Year Residential Colleges

Attend an information session to learn more about opportunities through the Office of Residential Academic Initiatives.

April 6, 2016

Career Decision-Making Workshops

At this interactive workshop, an NCA career counselor will walk you through the process of career decision making and offer resources for engaging in the process.

April 5, 2016

2016 INVO Practicum

INVO seeks students & postdocs interested in intellectual property & commercialization.

April 5, 2016

Fulbright Full Grant Information Sessions

The Office of Fellowships will hold three information sessions for the U.S. Student Fullbright Program Full Grants.

April 4, 2016

Northwestern Energy Technology Group hosting Rose Jordan

On April 7, NETG is hosting Rose Jordan, a project manager at the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance and a MBA student at Kellogg.

April 4, 2016

Technology & Life Sciences Entrepreneurs Bootcamp

This exclusive half-day program is designed for those in the process of - or considering - starting a new venture.

April 1, 2016

Baxter Young Investigator Awards program is now accepting applications

The deadline for applications is June 30.

April 1, 2016

How to Make Scientific Figures:  A workshop on formatting publication-worthy figures

The workshop will take place on April 14 in Lurie Baldwin Auditorium.

April 1, 2016

Integrated Data-Driven Discovery in Earth and Astrophysical Sciences program is accepting applications

Attend an information session on April 4 and apply by April 11.

March 30, 2016

McCormick Doctoral Alum to give seminar on May 5

Join Rodney D. Priestley for a seminar on his research in Chemical and Biological Engineering.

March 30, 2016

Attend the 18th National School on Neutron and X-ray Scattering

Applications must be submitted by April 4.

March 30, 2016

Job opportunities at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

CCHMC is a premier pediatric research institution with over 900 faculty members working across specialties and divisions to address some of the biggest challenges in improving child health.

March 28, 2016

Graduate Associate Positions Available

The Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching invites applications for two Graduate Associate positions.

March 28, 2016

Programs at the Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching

Applications are now open for the following programs.

March 28, 2016

Stay SMART: Aligning Assessments with Learning Objectives

In this workshop, participants will consider the alignment between different types of assessments and different levels of learning objectives.

March 25, 2016

Apply for ComSciCon-Chicago 2016

The application for the workshop is now open and will close at 11:59pm on May 1st.

March 23, 2016

SciFinder Future Leaders

Apply for the 252nd ACS National Meeting & Exposition in Philadelphia by April 10.

March 23, 2016

The 5th Annual Baxter Symposium: Advancing Life Sciences through Biotechnology

The Symposium is designed to excite and inspire middle school and high school teachers to bring hands-on life science and biotech labs to their classrooms.

March 22, 2016

Brain Awareness Fair

NUBAO hosts the sixth annual Brain Awareness Fair on April 9 at Lake View High School.

March 22, 2016

SPB's Industry Day at Orbit Media Studios

Kick off Spring Quarter with a trip to Chicago's leading design firm on March 31.

March 22, 2016

Developing a Teaching Philosophy Workshop

Register by April 6 to attend a two-part, online workshop

March 18, 2016

Global Café - Graduate Mentor Position Description and Application Process, 2016-2017

The International Studies Program is seeking TGS PhD students to serve as mentors for the Global Café, a community for students to learn about the process of research, to help develop ideas for research projects, and provide students an opportunity to connect and interact with diverse speakers on a range of topics regarding current events in global affairs.

March 18, 2016

International Studies Graduate Student Teaching Opportunity

The International Studies Program in WCAS is hiring three PhD candidates to teach the course IS-395 Integrating Project Seminar.

March 18, 2016

Northwestern Computational Research Day Visualization Challenge and Poster Challenge

Challenge. Submissions for the Poster session are due March 25, and are due April 1 for the Visualization Challenge.

March 18, 2016

SMDP Biotech and SMDP MedTech applications are open

Apply for either program by March 26.

March 17, 2016

NIGMS Symposium on Catalyzing the Modernization of Graduate Education

NIGMS is hosting a symposium at the NIH on Monday, April 11, 2016 on modernizing graduate education.

March 16, 2016

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity, NIH Director's Early Independence Awards (DP5)

The NIH Director's Early Independence Awards provide an opportunity for exceptional junior scientists to accelerate their entry into an independent research career by forgoing the traditional post-doctoral training period.

March 16, 2016

CIRTL Events & Courses

Check out what programming and resources the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL) offers students.

March 16, 2016

Register Now for Spring Quarter Cross-Disciplinary Writing Workshops

Get a head start on spring quarter planning and reserve your spot in any of the seven upcoming cross-disciplinary writing workshops.

March 16, 2016

Book Your Graduate Writing Place Appointment Today

Get a head start on spring quarter writing projects and book an appointment at the Graduate Writing Place.

March 15, 2016

RSG Research Communication Training Program

Turn great researchers into great communicators.

March 15, 2016

The Data Incubator Fellowship

The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists.

March 14, 2016

2017-2018 Fulbright competition for American Scholars

Fulbright Canada has more than 40 Fulbright Visiting Research Chair opportunities in Canada for American scholars in diverse fields.

March 14, 2016

Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities Graduate Assistantship

The application deadline is April 6, 2016.

March 14, 2016

Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching Programs

Applications are now open for the following programs.

March 14, 2016

PhD and Postdoc Biotech Career Development Opportunity, April 19

iBIO, the Illinois Biotechnology Industry Organization, is hosting a Career Development Program for PhD students and postdocs.

March 11, 2016

Graduate Research Fellows Program (GRFP)

NSF Education and Human Resources Directorate announce major changes to the GRFP.

March 11, 2016

Dirksen Congressional Center: Congressional Research Grant

Applications for grants to fund research on congressional leadership and the U.S. Congress are due by April 1.

March 11, 2016

Informational Interviewing for PhDs: Career Exploration and Networking

Learn how to tap into Northwestern alumni networks through LinkedIn and Our Northwestern, develop thoughtful questions and practice your professional introduction.

March 10, 2016

Northwestern University Venture Challenge 2016

NUVC is the startup competition at Northwestern that brings together the most promising teams and startups for a live, on-stage pitch battle to win a total of $200,000 in seed funding.

March 9, 2016

Registration open now for Sustaining Digital Resources: The Business Model Bootcamp for Digital Project Leaders

This 3-day intensive workshop, which past participants have described as a “mini-MBA where the topic is your project,” takes participants through the steps to developing a strong business case for their initiative.

March 7, 2016

Hire Big 10 Plus Virtual Career Fair

Meet recruiters online via chat sessions to learn about internship, job, and co-op opportunities.

March 7, 2016

Professional and Presentation Skills for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

A series of lectures and one-on-one coaching for graduate students and postdocs that focuses on the development of presentation skills.

March 4, 2016

Center for Interdisciplinary Research in the Arts Grants

CIRA grants support innovative projects in the arts at Northwestern.

March 4, 2016

Keystone Symposia Scholarships

Keystone Symposia offer scholarships of up to $1,200 USD to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.

February 29, 2016

Visualization Challenge Workshop

Consult with a Northwestern Information Technology visualization specialist on March 10.

February 29, 2016

Graduate Women in STEM Career Workshop

The Association for Women in Chemistry presents an annual spring workshop for graduate women and postdocs in STEM on March 22.

February 29, 2016

Community and Civic Engagement in Your Courses: Why and How?

Upcoming Graduate and Postdoctoral Workshops.

February 29, 2016

NTAC Workshop Leader and Graduate Teaching Fellows Programs Information Session

Learn more about NTAC Workshop Leader and Graduate Teaching Fellows programs at an information session on March 2.

February 26, 2016

The Graduate Writing Place Spring Quarter Writing Group

Apply now to join a spring quarter interdisciplinary writing group.

February 23, 2016

Join the G-ISA Committee

G-ISA is seeking successors for the leadership committee, apply by March 4.

February 22, 2016

Midwest Graduate Research Symposium

The University of Toledo Graduate Student Association will host this research symposium on April 9th.

February 22, 2016

Top 10 List: Things Scientists Ask About Careers after Academic Training

Please join Dr. Joanne Kamens, Executive Director of Addgene, for her presentation on February 24th.

February 22, 2016

Seeking Graduate Students fo UHAS Panel

The Office of Student Conduct is seeking graduate students to serve on the University Hearing and Appeals System Panel.

February 22, 2016

Planning and Presenting a Conference Poster

A four-hour workshop for graduate students and postdocs who have submitted an abstract for a conference poster presentation.

February 18, 2016

One-week Intensive Management Training Course at Keck Graduate Institute

ASCB, in partnership with Keck Graduate Institute, is offering a course from July 11-16.

February 18, 2016

Insight Fellows Program

The Program is accepting applications for Summer 2016 Insight Fellowships.

February 15, 2016

Classroom Assessment Techniques: Keys to Unlock Student Learning Potential in STEM

Upcoming Graduate & Postdoc workshops from Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching.

February 15, 2016

NTAC Workshop Leader and Graduate Teaching Fellows Programs

The Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching is offering an information session on March 2

February 12, 2016

Leveraging your PhD: Drop-in Speed Resume Review Sessions

Northwestern Career Advancement & TGS will host open, walk-in sessions on both campuses.

February 12, 2016

CMBD 2016 Symposium: Exploring Aging and Regeneration

Explore exciting new research in the fields of aging and regeneration on March 24th.

February 12, 2016

Northwestern Computational Research Day

This all-day, campus-wide event is designed to showcase computational research at Northwestern.

February 12, 2016

Fellowship in Leadership for PhD Candidates

The Center for Leadership at Northwestern University is accepting applications, due March 9th.

February 10, 2016

AWC & AWIS Interdisciplinary Speed Networking Event

Attend a speed networking event for graduate students, postdocs, and industry professionals on March 7th

February 10, 2016

Skills & Careers in Science Writing accepting applications

Science in Society, Medill, and TGS are offering their science writing course spring quarter.

February 9, 2016

12th Annual Lewis Landsberg Research Day

Submit your abstract for Research Day by March 1.

February 8, 2016

The Researcher's Toolkit Workshop Series

A technology workshop series with two upcoming events in February.

February 5, 2016

NUVC Information Session

NUVC is the startup competition at Northwestern, attend one of the two info sessions to learn more

February 4, 2016

Interested in New Product Development, Industrial Design, or Defense Contracting?

Join SPB at Design Integrity on February 16th from 4-6pm

February 4, 2016

Register for the PhD & Master's Virtual Career Fair

Northwestern is partnering with 40 members of the Graduate Career Consortium

January 29, 2016

Faculty Women of Color in the Academy Conference

The two-day conference will take place on April 1-2, early registration ends February 19

January 28, 2016

Pursuit Award Competition 2016

Canada will host the annual Pursuit Award Competition in June

January 27, 2016

Job Search Toolbox Information Session

Join TGS and CGSA for an information session on February 24

January 27, 2016

Dan David Prize Scholarship Applications

The deadline for receipt of scholarship applications is March 10

January 26, 2016

Kemin Industries 2016 Conference Travel Fellowships for Graduate Students & Postdocs Attending ACS Annual Meeting

Kemin Industries will offer four conference travel fellowships of $1,500

January 26, 2016

The Marketing Department at the Kellogg School of Management Seeks Research Assistant

This is a part-time position and can be completed remotely

January 26, 2016

Northwestern Career Services Offers Resources for Students

NCA offers advising, counseling, and more to support Northwestern graduate students

January 25, 2016

Postdoc Associate Position at Yale School of Public Health

The Weinberger Lab at Yale School of Public Health seeks a postdoctoral associate

January 25, 2016

Versatile PhD upcoming panel discussions

Versatile PhD is offering three panel discussions this spring

January 22, 2016

Writing As If You Mean It: Scholars, Books, and the Dream of Usable Scholarship

William Germano will present on January 29 as a part of the Hot Off The Press lecture and networking series

January 19, 2016

Communication Science Workshop (ComSciCon)

Build the communication skills that scientists and other technical professionals need to express complex ideas on June 9-11

January 18, 2016

The Chicago Humanities Festival Assistantship

The Chicago Humanities Festival Assistantship is a competitive 9-month opportunity awarded to an outstanding graduate student from Northwestern.

January 15, 2016

Sign up for Power Onboarding to launch your career

You can reach proficiency in your new position up to 40% faster if you prepare and follow a personal onboarding plan before “day one” on your new job

January 14, 2016

NEXT 2016: Job shadow a Northwestern alum this spring

Get a behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to work in your dream career or industry as part of the annual Northwestern Externship Program (NEXT)

January 14, 2016

TGS and the Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities Launch Franke Graduate Fellowships for 2016-2017

the Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities is launching a new program that will offer exclusive fellowships to the most promising graduate students in fields across the humanities

January 13, 2016

Fellowship Opportunity: The Brady Scholars Program in Ethics and Civic Life

This program seeks four graduate students who will help mentor undergraduates in the Brady Scholars Program

January 13, 2016

NRC Research Associate Programs

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is pleased to announce opportunities for postdoctoral, senior, and graduate fellowship awards

January 11, 2016

STEM Education Postdoctoral Position, Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University is seeking to fill a STEM education postdoctoral associate position within the research team of Dr. Ebony McGee, Asst. Professor of Diversity and Urban Schooling, and of Medicine, Health, and Society.

January 11, 2016

Fellowship Proposal Writing Workshop for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

The Graduate School will offer a proposal writing workshop for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.  The workshop will focus primarily on those preparing a proposal for the upcoming NIH NRSA deadline.

January 8, 2016

Exploratory PD: An Adaptive Product Development Process for a Complex World

Join Segal Professional Bridge on January 19

January 6, 2016

The MCEAS Dissertation Fellowship Program

The application deadline is February 1

January 6, 2016

Postdoctoral Skills Workshop

This workshop will take place on February 10

January 6, 2016

Advanced Notice of Coming Requirements for Formal Instruction in Rigorous Experimental Design and Transparency

NIH and AHRQ plans to require this to enhance reproducibility for all individuals supported by institutional training grants, institutional career development awards, or individual fellowships

January 6, 2016

Information from December 2015 Training Grant Directors Meeting

Slides, handouts, notes and a recording of the December 10 Training Grant Directors Meeting is now available

January 6, 2016

2016 Visit to Meharry Medical College

The Training Grant Support Office is planning a recruitment visit on March 24

January 6, 2016

NIAAA and NIDA to have Institutional NRSA Applications Reviewed by a Common Panel of Experts

Beginning in 2016, a single Special Emphasis Panel will be set up each year to review applications received by the two ICs

January 6, 2016

NRMN-CAN Facilitating Mentor Training Workshop

NRMN-CAN will hold a Facilitating Mentor Training Workshop on March 7-8

January 5, 2016

GEO Community Practicum: Final Deadline January 29th

GEO Community Practicum encourages grad students to connect theory and practice through a quarter-long internship with a community organization and a graduate seminar on engaged scholarship

January 5, 2016

NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award

The deadline for applications to the NIH is February 19

January 4, 2016

New NIH Research Training and Career Development Programs Website

The new site is organized to help you target your particular educational or career stage

January 4, 2016

Winter Quarter Cross-Disciplinary Writing Workshops

Reserve your spot in the six cross-disciplinary writing workshops held this quarter

January 4, 2016

Winter Quarter Graduate Writing Place Appointments

Appointments are available on Evanston campus, or online if you are no longer in-residence.

January 4, 2016

Grad and Postdoc Workshop: The Art of Learner-Centered Planning

New workshop from the Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching

December 17, 2015

Seminars from INVO

Upcoming seminars in January hosted by INVO

December 17, 2015

INVO Practicum

This program is open to all students and postdocs interested in the technology transfer process

December 15, 2015

The Josephine De Kármán Fellowship

The application for the 2016-2017 fellowship is available now

December 14, 2015

Humanities and Social Science Grad Students and Postdocs

Careers in Business discussion panel on the Versatile PhD website January 25-29

December 9, 2015

Inter-American Foundation Fellowship

The deadline for the IAF Grassroots Development Ph.D. Fellowship Program in January 29

December 9, 2015

The Confucius China Studies Program

The CCSP Fellowships offer generous funding to doctoral students focusing on China.

December 3, 2015

Two-day Northwestern Winter Internship & Job Fair

Meet approximately 100 companies and organizations in a wide range of industries on January 12 & 13