Upcoming Events

Lunch & Learn: Work Authorization for Foreign National Employees

Do you have questions about J1 vs H1 visas and the two-year home residence requirement? What is involved with getting a green card and the difference between self-sponsored & institutional sponsorship?  How to navigate U.S. immigration rules and regulations? What your rights are as a temporary resident?

Join us for our June Postdoc Lunch & Learn, which will be Work Authorization for Foreign National Employees!

We will be joined by the representatives from the Office of General Counsel. There will be a presentation on visas, green cards, and everything else you need to know as an international postdoc. Following the presentation, there will be plenty of time for discussion. Please come prepared with all you questions!

The event will be held from 12:00 – 1:00 pm on Thursday, June 22 in HSEB2600Pizza will be provided!  If you plan to attend, please RSVP so that we can ensure we have neither too much nor too little food:  https://goo.gl/forms/Ml4va5ng44PRy0sv1

Please RSVP by Monday May 19th so we can have a final food count.

Summer 2017 Postdoc Workshop Series

Negotiating Essentials

6/08/2017 11:30- 2:00 HR Building*

In this workshop we will explore a number of concepts integral to effective negotiation. We will explore what makes some experiences more effective than others and examine the how and when of negotiation preparation. In this session, we will also explore the behavioral aspects of negotiation including dealing with emotion. Whether negotiation is part of your everyday work or something you are preparing for in the future, you will take away insights and strategies to build or enhance your effectiveness.


Mentoring and Professional Development

6/22/2017 11:30- 2:00 HR Building*

We will discuss the nature of mentoring and professional mentoring relationships, the respective mentor and mentee roles and learn how to maximize the mentoring relationship for professional development. This session will also include the mechanics of giving and receiving feedback