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Student and Postdoc Activities

Resilience Training Program

This is a pilot program hosted by The University at Albany and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in collaboration with the NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education (OITE) and sponsored by the NIH/NIGMS Division of Training, Workforce Development, and Diversity. We sre offering this program as an offshoot of our NIGMS-sponsored training programs. Learn more

Capital District Postdoc Association

Capital District Postdoc Association is a cross-institutional community of postdocs in the capital region of New York. They aim to foster community and leadership, as well as provide professional development opportunities for postdocs trained in the Capital Region. Learn more


The UAlbany Scientista group is a chapter of the national Scientista Foundation, whose mission is to support and aid women in STEM fields, particularly at the trainee stages - students, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows. The chapter hosts events aimed at helping these trainees develop themselves both professionally and personally, with past events including resume/CV workshops, 3 minute thesis, and career chats with established women in STEM careers. Learn more