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Career and Events Resources

ECSS Postdoc Guidelines

Postdoc Associations

Lots of useful information is available from Postdoc Associations on the web; the website from UC Berkeley's association is particularly valuable.

Grants & Fellowships

Many sources of funding are listed on Other useful resources include:

Positions Available

Anyone interested in a position at Berkeley Lab is encouraged to find out more about the individual laboratories in the Life Sciences Division and contact the laboratory's Principal Investigator directly. The current pay-scales for postdocs in all divisions (including Life Sciences) are listed here.  Useful resources for finding positions outside of Berkeley Lab:

Also, Berkeley Lab Learning Institute sponsors a Position Announcements Website. This site is a resource for postdocs and graduate student research assistants who work at Berkeley Lab and are looking for scientific positions at organizations outside of the Laboratory. Divisions periodically post position announcements they receive from universities, other national laboratories, and industry on this site. It also includes links to position listings at a variety of institutions.

Career Resources

The following websites feature articles, interactive resources, and links to additional sources of information.

Bay Area Networking Opportunities

The following organizations are active in the Bay Area and organize many seminars and networking opportunities.

Meetings & Conferences

Perhaps the best resources for finding a place to spend your hard-earned Fellowship travel budget:

Local Seminars

One of the benefits of working at Berkeley Lab is the exposure to the rich surrounding scientific community.

Events Calendar - ECSS Events

Check out the ECSS events posted on the Life Sciences Division Events Calendar.