In the current climate of dwindling jobs in academia one has to pay attention to career choices that are non-traditional, i.e., away from the lab. The first step in that direction is to know about the different career choices available out there, decide which one fits your preparation, priorities and life’s goal and then prepare for it.
The Teaching Seminar Series is another avenue to expose postdoc’s to different philosophies. Areas covered included teaching diverse student populations at professional, graduate, and undergraduate levels. This information is vital for advancing to an independent career.