Apply Today! NIH FIRST at Cornell Future Faculty Symposium

The NIH FIRST program at Cornell invites early career scholars to apply to the Cornell Future First Faculty Symposium. The symposium will take place on October 23 – 26, 2022.

Cornell Future FIRST Faculty Symposium is a program for graduating doctoral students and advanced-level postdoctoral fellows interested in exploring faculty careers at Cornell University and cultivating relationships with hiring departments. The three-day symposium seeks to

  • Provide the opportunity to establish research relationships with current faculty and research centers at Cornell
  • Showcase the research of exceptional early-career scholars
  • Invite participants to explore NIH FIRST future faculty career opportunities at Cornell

Participants will spend time on the Ithaca Campus, meeting with colleagues, mentors, and peers in their disciplines, sharing their research, hearing about opportunities, and preparing to launch their job search path into academia. Early-Career applicants demographically underrepresented in their disciplines are highly encouraged to apply.

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