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Calling All D.C. Area Post Docs!

From NIST Tech Beat: June 8, 2007

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Contact: Michael Baum
301-975-2763

Postdoctoral fellows currently working in the Greater Washington, D.C., area have a unique opportunity to advance their research careers at the Second Annual Post-Doc Conference: Access to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Talent being held on June 27, 2007, at the Gaithersburg, Md., headquarters of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

Rockville Economic Development Inc. and the Tech Council of Maryland are hosting the conference with NIST.

The conference will introduce young Ph.D. researchers to career possibilities in industry, government agencies and non-profits, as well as entrepreneurial opportunities, in the Greater D.C. area. A job fair showcasing local companies looking for Ph.D. talent, résumé reviews by human resources professionals, and access to immigration attorneys also will be offered.

Due to NIST security regulations, registration for the conference will close at 5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on June 20, 2007. No walk-ins will be allowed. Registration is limited to those who are currently doing post-doctoral work in a Greater D.C. area federal agency or academic institution. Post-docs must submit a copy of their résumé when registering.

To sign up, go to https://techcouncilmd.com/postdocreg.htm.