Important information for current fellows:
- Annual progress reports are due on October 1.
- The Gilliam Mentors Workshop will be held at HHMI headquarters in Chevy Chase, MD, in April 2018.
- The 2017 Annual Gilliam Fellowships Meeting will be held at HHMI headquarters in Chevy Chase, MD, Fall 2017. Invitations to register and coordinate travel will be sent mid 2017.
Career development resources:
- Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty, Second Edition
Practical advice and experiences from seasoned biomedical investigators and includes chapters on laboratory leadership, getting funded, project management, and teaching and course design.
Materials dedicated to improving the mentoring skills of graduate students and postdoctoral researchers who may become science faculty.
Guidance for writing letters of recommendation pertaining to scholarly work.
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