HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Gladstone Institutes ranks #1 in The Scientist survey of Best Places for Postdocs to Work

The J. David Gladstone Institutes is North America's best institutional work environment for life sciences postdoctoral fellows, according to The Scientist's annual "Best Places to Work for Postdocs" survey, published in the March 1 issue.

The Gladstone Institutes, whose scientists investigate the causes of such illnesses as cardiovascular disease, HIV/AIDS and Alzheimer's disease, placed first among the 35 institutions represented from North America. The only California institution ranked in the top 20, the Gladstone Institutes was followed by the U.S. Environmental Agency in North Carolina's Research Triangle and The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center in Seattle. In a separate, international ranking, the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research in Basel took top honors, followed by the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge and The University of Bergen.

"This honor is a testament to the dedication of our postdoctoral scholars, who have played such an active and admirable role over the last few years in keeping our postdoctoral program at the highest international standards through their feedback and their participation in program development," says Gladstone Institutes President Robert Mahley, MD, PhD.

"Several years ago, we began an intensive upgrade of our postdoctoral program," adds Gladstone Institutes postdoctoral advisor and human resources manager John LeViathan, a member of the executive board of the National Postdoctoral Association. "The result has been an institutional culture of open exchange of ideas built on trust and real listening, reflecting our core values of excellence, integrity and teamwork."

The Gladstone Institutes currently employs 85 postdoctoral fellows from around the world.

More than 2,900 postdoctoral fellows from 150 institutions in the U.S., Canada and Western Europe responded to this year's survey, according to The Scientist. The survey covered 48 categories in which respo
'"/>

Contact: John Watson
jwatson@gladstone.ucsf.edu
415-734-2019
Gladstone Institutes
1-Mar-2006


Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Gladstone investigators identify a new protective action for the powerful anti-HIV factor, APOBEC3G
2. Institute of Medicine elects Gladstone Director Warner Greene
3. Barrow receives a $382,869 grant from the National Institutes of Health
4. Alzheimers disease neuroimaging study launched nationwide by National Institutes of Health
5. National Institutes of Health accept clinical study of Zestra(TM) for women
6. Kennedy Krieger awarded $9 million to study learning disabilities in growing ranks of adolescents
7. Safety and quality study ranks Rush among the nations best
8. U.S. ranks highest worldwide in use of high-tech imaging
9. Scientists train nano-building blocks to take on new shapes, as reported in Science
10. Scientists find war vets hand dexterity determines susceptibility to PTSD
11. Scientists develop method to track immune system enzyme in live animals

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:9/12/2018)... ... September 13, 2018 , ... Donaldson Plastic Surgery has been included on the ... First's Fast 50 list of central Ohio's fastest growing businesses. The plastic surgery practice ... 81 percent. It is the only medical practice and plastic surgery office to make ...
(Date:9/7/2018)... ... September 07, 2018 , ... The OSHA Training Institute ... OTI Education Center headquartered in Northern California, is shining a spotlight on OSHA’s ... retaliation in response to engaging in activity protected under 22 whistleblower statutes. Protected ...
(Date:9/2/2018)... ... 2018 , ... Eaton Hotel in Washington, DC is a ... opened this week, inspires creativity and innovation among its guests, whether they are ... currently features 209 hotel rooms, a wellness center, a radio station, a meeting ...
(Date:9/1/2018)... ... 01, 2018 , ... September is Animal Pain Awareness Month, ... (IVAPM) that aims to encourage pain management for all animals through education and ... pet owners of the many forms of pain and the importance of pain ...
(Date:8/31/2018)... ... 2018 , ... The social impact documentary feature film on homelessness, OFF THE ... researcher Luciana Lagana, aka Dr. Luciana, has been faring well at film festivals ... Festival, IndieFEST Film Awards, Shawna Shea Memorial Film Festival, and Top Indie Film Awards. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/7/2018)... ... September 06, 2018 , ... CTL ... to purchase its commercial spine business, which includes its complete portfolio of spine-related ... spine that result from it. The deal will make CTL Medical the world’s ...
(Date:9/7/2018)... ... , ... New York City is currently the epicenter of the tennis world, ... the fourth and final jewel in the 2018 grand slam crown – The US ... will the players’ footwork be highlighted. , “Today’s tennis isn’t that of your grandmother,” ...
(Date:9/1/2018)... (PRWEB) , ... August 31, 2018 , ... ... Committee have launched the College’s search for a Vice President/ Dean of Academic ... Dean of Academic Affairs (VP/Dean AA) is the chief academic officer responsible for ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
Cached News: