Landing an R1 Faculty Position
Mayela Aldaz – Materials Grad Student and VP of UCSB SACNAS Graduate Chapter
Mahnoosh Alizadeh – Assistant Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering
Netz Arroyo – Postdoc in Chemistry and Assistant Prof., Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins
Katy Craig – Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Grace DiRenzo – Postdoc in EEMB
This panel of postdocs and recently hired faculty will share their experience of being on the academic job market. With advice for successfully moving through the application and hiring process, as well as considerations for setting up a group, they will discuss their take on some of the basics of this process --- submitting application packets, interviewing, negotiating and making decisions about job offers, and thinking about establishing their research programs.