PostDoc Day


Event date: June 4th 2020 POSTPONED!

Due to the current measures to prevent the community spread of the virus SARS-CoV-2, we have decided to postpone the 3rd UNIGE PostDoc Day.
We are doing our best to hold the event in mid-September!

We will keep you informed of the new date and program as soon as we can!


Come meet your fellow researchers in Switzerland!

1.     Participating audience

  • 80 Postdoctoral researchers (approximately)
  • 10 Group leaders from UNIGE (approximately)
  • 3 Invited External Speakers

2.     Location of the meeting

The 3rd UNIGE PostDoc Day will take place in Switzerland, within the University of Geneva campus, at the Faculty of Sciences.

 Room 10S59 in Sciences III •  

Université de Genève, Section de Physique 

30 Quai Ernest-Ansermet 

Genève, GE 1205 



3.     Format of the meeting

One full work day, including:

  • 3 Keynote Sessions
  • 3 Invited External Speakers
  • Session focused on postdoc career: Academic vs Non-Academic Career - Possibilities and Opportunities ?
  • 15 Talks given by Postdoctoral researchers from the University of Geneva
  • 1 Poster Session
  • 1 Social event (Apéro) to stimulate networking and collaborations


Postdoctoral fellows are more than welcome to give a talk about their current research and we encourage all participants to prepare a poster presentation to share their ideas.

PIs, PhDs and Master students are also welcome to attend.

We are currently looking for sponsors to attribute award prizes for the best speaker and the best poster.