UCSC Division of Graduate Studies - Postdoctoral Scholars website
National Postdoc association (npa)
Resources for trainees and mentees
National Research Mentoring Network - NIH funded resource to pair mentors and mentees
Teaching and mentorship training resources
UCSC's Center for Innovation and Teaching (CITL) offers a large variety of evidence-based mentoring training for graduate students, postdocs, and faculty.
Job search tips
Bill Lindstaedt (UCSF): Job Hunting in Industry: Searching, Applying, Interviewing, and Negotiating for a Scientist Position in Biotech and Pharma
UCSC’s Center For Innovation and Entreprenurial Development (CIED) offers the NSF Innovation Corps summer program "Summer & Startup Enrepreneurship Academy (SEA)." This 8-week program involves two day-long classes, followed by online webinars, and weekly office hours with faculty mentors.
Santa Cruz Startup Sandbox hosts a variety of events of interest to novice entrepreneurs.
QB3 Entrepreneurship seminars are held on the UCSF campus (currently online), are open to UCSC postdocs, and cover a large variety of topics important to life science entrepreneurs.
Leadership and Management training
Scientific Leadership and Management training (UCSF) offers a 16-hour training course for people who are about to lead research groups in an academic environment. Acceptance into this course requires a competitive application.
SLAM (UCB) offers a set of three workshops in spring that are open to UCSC postdocs. Three different sessions can be attended according to interest.