Professional Development Seminars


These seminars/discussions organized by the PPF are focused on issues, concerns and questions specifically related to the post-doctoral fellows, such as job search, career development and future plans in biomedical science.  Faculty from the Physiology and other departments at Augusta University are invited to share their experience and advice.

Past Seminars:

"How to be successful in a job interview" - Edward Inscho, Professor and Stella Gouloupoulou, Assistant Research Scientist, Department of Physiology, Augusta University – May 27, 2014 (Organizer: Li Wang)

“On paper and in person” – Adviye Ergul, Professor, Department of Physiology, Augusta University – Mar 13, 2013 (Organizer: Mohammed Abdelsaid)

“Postdoctoral transition: choosing the right person, the right place, at the right time” – panel of PPF members John Apolzan, Bob Fellner, Dao Ho, Kenia Nunes, Maria Alicia Carrillo Sepulveda – Apr 11, 2012 (Organizer: Stella Goulopoulou)

“Preparing for your first academic job application and interview” – Eric Belin de Chantemele, Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, GHSU – Nov 16, 2011 (Organizer: Stella Goulopoulou)

“Making the most of your start-up in your first academic position” – Alexis Stranahan, Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, GHSU – Oct 19, 2011 (Organizer: Stella Goulopoulou)

“Involving Teaching in Your Postdoctoral Training” – Christine Rigsby, Assistant Research Scientist, Department of Physiology, GHSU – May 25, 2011 (Organizer: Stella Goulopoulou)

“Comparison of doing research in a university, a research institute, medical school and industry” – Ruth Harris, Professor, Department of Physiology, GHSU – Feb 23, 2011 (Organizer: Stella Goulopoulou)