On Monday, September 12, 2016, Bill Lindstaedt, Executive Director for Career Advancement, International and Postdoctoral Services at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and Mónica I. Feliú-Mójer discussed the importance of career planning for science trainees in all academic stages and how undergraduate and graduate students, and postdocs can use the Individual Development Plan (IDP) to plan and own their career paths.
This live Q&A was brought to you by iBiology in collaboration with National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN).
Bill Lindstaedt is the Assistant Vice Chancellor of Career Advancement, International and Postdoctoral Services (CAIPS) at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He has been helping scientists and engineers make career decisions for over twenty years. In addition to his leadership responsibilities at UCSF, his career advising work focuses on helping pre-doctoral and post-doctoral… Continue Reading
Dr. Mónica Feliú-Mójer grew up in rural Puerto Rico, surrounded by nature and with a cow in her backyard, which sparked her interest in all things biology. A scientist-turned-communicator, she leverages online technologies to make science and scientists accessible to all. Mónica has a bachelor’s degree in Human Biology from the University of Puerto Rico… Continue Reading