UW-Madison Postdoctoral Research Symposium – Sept. 19

Members of the CALS community are invited to attend the 4th annual UW–Madison Postdoctoral Research Symposium. The event is set for Tuesday, Sept. 19, 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. in the Genetics-Biotechnology Center.

Held during National Postdoc Appreciation Week, this year the symposium will include:

  • A panel discussion on non-academic career paths for postdocs
  • Keynote address by Dr. Angela Byars-Winston, professor in the Department of Medicine, entitled “Enhancing Career Development for Post-doc Scholars”
  • 5-minute Blitz Talk Competition with postdocs vying for travel awards
  • Lunch and reception

Lunch and reception will be provided. Registration ends Monday, Sept. 16. To register, click here. Find the complete schedule of events here. Contact Harpreet Kaur ( or Jessica Kelliher ( with questions. This event was organized by the UW–Madison Postdoctoral Association and sponsored by the Office of Postdoctoral Studies, the Morgridge Institute for Research and WARF.