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Scientific Management Series

In category: Careers in Academia

This winter quarter course introduces postdocs to skills needed to launch productive independent careers in academic and other settings. Senior faculty and other prominent experts draw on their own journey managing a research enterprise to present critical skills for effectively directing and managing a research lab. The series complements the HHMI/BWF book, Making the Right Moves – A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty.

  • Videos from 2018 SMS lectures can be viewed here (requires SUNet login).
  • Slide decks from 2018 SMS lectures can be viewed here (login to your Stanford Box/Medicine Box account before clicking this link for best results; it may require clicking this link again after logging into your Box account to access the folder). 
  • Videos from 2017 SMS lectures can be viewed here (requires SUNet login).



Past Events

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 09:00
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 09:00
Friday, February 16, 2018 - 09:00
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 09:00
Thursday, January 14, 2016 (All day)