Science Communication Application Materials: Portfolios, Writing Samples, and Internship Applications

Note: Registration required (click HERE to register)

*this program is for UCSF students & postdocs

Students & postdocs: Need help writing and presenting your application materials for science communication employment or short-term opportunities to gain experience in science writing and communcation? Come and begin to organize your portfolio of writing samples, and consider how to craft your cover letter for science communication jobs at an OCPD Application Materials Clinic (AMCs) specifically designed for PhDs and postdocs seeking a science communication and writing experience. 

There are 20 spots, all for UCSF students and postdoctoral scholars, so please register in advance. A light lunch will be served.

Presenter: Patti Meyer, OCPD Program Director, Career Development, Non-Academic Careers

Please note: This event is co-sponsored by NeuWrite (

Please bring a laptop and some of your science communication samples - podcasts, blog posts, writing samples - and let us help you learn more about how to present your work and develop a strategy for addiing to your portfolio. Don't have any of your documents started? Come anyway! This is a clinic, so we will facilitate you getting some work done.

May is Science Communication and Writing Month at OCPD

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Mission Hall ( 550 16th Street), MH 1407

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Students, Postdocs


Mission Bay


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