Graduate Dean Watkins pulls a raffle ticket
September 29, 2014

On Monday, September 15, the Graduate Division hosted the Third Annual Fall Celebration to mark the beginning of the new academic year and to welcome new and returning students to campus.

This year, over 700 graduate students, postdocs, and faculty members gathered on Koret Quad at Mission Bay for BBQ, ice cream, music, socializing, and some great raffle prizes. Among this year's new students in the Graduate Division are 136 PhD students and over 400 in our affiliated master's, physical therapy, and nursing programs.

Dean Watkins
September 25, 2014

On September 23, Graduate Dean and Vice Chancellor of Student Academic Affairs Elizabeth Watkins shared the results of a new study conducted by the Graduate Division about the career outcomes of UCSF's postdoctoral scholars.

Postdoc getting career advice from alumnus
August 29, 2014

Motivating INformed Decisions (MIND), UC San Francisco’s newest career exploration program, is about to embark on its inaugural year! MIND will give basic and biomedical grad students and postdocs the skills they need to effectively explore the diversity of careers available to PhD scientists.

UC pin
August 18, 2014

UC San Francisco ranks among the top universities in the world yet again — second in clinical medicine and pharmacy and fifth in life sciences in the 2014 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). Several other UC campuses also scored well.

Read the full story by Louise Chu in UCSF News.

(photo by Loa Bacon)