The Impact of Postdoctoral Studies on Subsequent Career Outcomes

Sunday, February 19, 2017: 3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room 312 (Hynes Convention Center)
Donna Ginther, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Ginther is a labor economist with expertise in the STEM workforce, who served (with the other speakers) on the NIH’s recent Biomedical Research Workforce Working Group. She will examine the causal effect of NIH F32 postdoctoral fellowships on subsequent career outcomes of employment sector, research engagement and NIH funding. In addition, she will discuss the effect of postdocs on earnings.