PostDoc Day


NEW date: SEPTEMBER 17th 2020

Due to the measures to prevent the community spread of the virus SARS-CoV-2, we had to postpone the 3rd UNIGE PostDoc Day, but we are currently organising the event to see you in September! We will keep you informed soon of the detailed program!

You can already register here!


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

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.