By Suna Gulay, PhD
At the March meeting, Dr. Charles Dearolf of the Office of Intramural Research notified the FelCom of a 3% raise in trainee stipends, approved by Dr. Francis Collins starting May 1! Keep up the great job you are doing!
FelCom is looking for a webmaster to monitor the Bethesda Postdocs Facebook group page and to update the FelCom webpage. This is an excellent opportunity to use your social media skills and to add communications experience to your resume! Contact the Social Committee co-chairs Yingxi Chen and Steven Brooks for more information.
Have you checked out the Career Center of National Postdoctoral Association? It’s an international job database that you can join by uploading your CV/resume to start finding job opportunities.
The Career Development Subcommittee is concluding their events for the 2018-2019 term with a panel on “Careers in Contract Research Organizations (CRO’s).” The event will be listed in the OITE Upcoming Events page and is scheduled to take place on April 16, 3 to 5 p.m., in Building 40, room 1201.
The Service and Outreach Subcommittee has reserved space for 10 fellows on the Casey Trees event “Park Inventory: Kalorama Park.” It will take place on June 1, and information on how to register will be distributed through Felcom-L listserv in April and May.
Have a happy April!