CienciaPR and the Council for the Advancement of Puerto Rico Research and Innovation (CAPRI) will be hosting a reception at the upcoming SACNAS conference. Please join us on friday, October 10th at 8:30PM in Room 150DF. Spread the word and bring your friends. All are welcomed!
To the CienciaPR community,
I have just been appointed faculty at Yale University, and will be setting up my lab on neural circuit development in the Fall.
I am looking for motivated people interested in doing research in neurodevelopment. There are two possible positions in the lab:
We have just added a link in the cover to the Arecibo observatory Fundraiser page. The Observatory is facing a funding crisis and might have to shut down. That would be a huge blow to the research community in PR.
Application Deadlines: March 15 and October 15 annually.
The Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research (GIAR) program has been providing undergraduate and graduate students with valuable educational experiences for more than 80 years. By encouraging close working relationships between students and faculty, the program promotes scientific excellence and achievement through hands-on learning.
A national offshoot of the L'ORÉAL-UNESCO For Women In Science program, the L'Oréal USA Fellowships program is open to women at post-doctorate level in physical/material sciences, engineering, technology and mathematics. The L'Oréal USA Fellowships For Women in Science enable young scientists to continue working toward breakthroughs in their research.
Applications available: Aug. 1-Dec. 15, 2007
Application deadline: December 15, 2007