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Information for Postdocs in the Department of Genetics

Welcome to the Genetics PostDoc Committee

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Your PostDoc Reps are:

Alexis BraunHelen LeggettJane Charlesworth
Joel AlvesLisa HulsmannMegan Oliva
Meritxell Vinyoles VergesPenny HaywardSamuel Lewis


What we are doing:

  • Support the PostDoc community within Genetics and the wider University and raise PostDoc visibility.
  • Aid career development and progression through seminars and workshops (click here for upcoming seminars).
  • Provide useful information about being a PostDoc in Genetics and Cambridge as a whole (click here for more info).
  • Preparation of the Athena SWAN application to aid development of PostDocs and ensure gender equality. 
  • Represent PostDocs on the departmental staff committee and the University's PostDoc Affairs Working Group.

How you can contribute:

  • Join the committee.
  • Come along to the events organised by the committee.
  • Give us feedback on past events.
  • Suggest events/seminars/speakers.

Please get in touch with any of us in person or by e-mail , if you are interested in joining us on the committee or have issues or ideas you would like to contribute.

Upcoming events

Departmental Seminar - Gil McVean : The genetic analysis of population-scale data

Apr 27, 2017

Biffen Lecture Theatre, underneath Dept of Genetics

Departmental Seminar - Gislene Pereira : Title TBA

May 04, 2017

Biffen Lecture Theater, underneath Dept of Genetics

Upcoming events