Thursday, July 7, 2011

Microfabrication Facility -- New Student Assistant Position Open

Track inventory of chemicals, cleanroom and lab supplies. Order supplies
when stock is low, with sufficient lead time to avoid interruption of lab
operations. Track suppliers for all supplies, locating suitable alternate
vendors when necessary. Maintain point-of-use lab supplies at supply
stations in lab, and maintain chemicals in chemical storage cabinets,
replenishing from laboratory storage areas as necessary. Maintain
cleanroom consumable supplies (gloves, face masks, etc) in gowning room,
replenishing from storage room as necessary. Manage cleanroom garment
supplies, packaging outgoing garments for laundry and un-packaging clean
garments upon return. Maintain laboratory copies of MSDS documentation in
organized notebooks. Refill liquid nitrogen dewars from central filling

- Ability to work safely with chemicals and crygenic liquids
- Ability to lift and move packages weighing up to 70 lbs
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
- Careful, detailed record-keeping

For more information about the UW Microfabrication Facility, see:

Send resume to Rick Bojko ( by Friday July 8.

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Academic Careers Workshop Series: Curriculum Vitae Workshop, Thurs at 12:30

Having your CV up to date is always a good idea because you never know when a fellowship, TA/RA, or job opportunity will arise. We'll discuss tips regarding CV preparation, review a few sample CVs, provide time for you to reflect on your CV, & answer your questions.

Free. No registration required. Open to everybody.

Thurs, July 7
Smith 205

And later this summer....

Academic Careers: Cover Letters & Letters of Recommendation
Wed, July 13, 12:30-1:30, Miller 301

Academic Careers: Research Statements
Tues, July 19, 12:30-1:30, Bagley 154

Academic Careers: Teaching Statements
Wed, July 27, 12:30-1:45, Smith 205

Two-Part Values Identification Workshop
Tues & Thurs, Aug 2 & 4, 2:00-4:00, Smith 115
(for current UW-Seattle students only)
Dependable Strengths Seminar for Grad Students & Postdocs
Fri & Mon, Aug 19 & 22, 8:15-5:00, The Career Center