Landing an R1 Faculty Position

October 30, 2018


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.


  • Voice: 805.893-7472
  • Fax: 805.893-6132


Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-6105