Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Medical image analysis postdoc positions - Kimia lab

Postdoctoral Positions at Kimia Lab

Kimia lab invites applicants for several postdoctoral positions to work in a medical image analysis project. You will work in a well-funded and prestigious project at the University of Waterloo with collaborations with the Vector Institute. We offer multiple postdoc positions to develop AI algorithms for big image data retrieval in the medical imaging field. You will be part of our fast-growing team and will assist us to manage, coordinate and connect the outcomes of several collaborating teams.

Monday, June 17, 2019

Engineering graduate student becomes first to complete Professional Skills Foundations

Swakshar Saha shows off his Foundations completion letter

Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) is pleased to announce that Swakshar Saha (MASc, Civil Engineering) is the first graduate student to complete Professional Skills Foundations!

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Five University of Waterloo doctoral students headed to Lake Shift

Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs is pleased to be sending five doctoral students to Lake Opinicon for the 2019 Lake Shift writing retreat. Congratulations to Jennifer Kandjii, Maša Torbica, Sagar Patel, Shefaza Esmail and Stephanie Barr, who will be spending July 15-19, 2019 at the Queen’s Biology Station on Lake Opinicon. While at Lake Opinicon, these students will have dedicated and structured time to write, partake in workshops on effective dissertation writing, and network with doctoral students from other Ontario universities.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Award of Excellence in Graduate Supervision winners named

This week, University of Waterloo's 118 convocation takes place, with more than 6000 students claiming their degrees, diplomas and certificates, including 1289 graduate students.  Convocation is also a special time for the university to celebrate distinguished students and faculty - including those who have done an exemplary job of supervising graduate students.

Friday, June 7, 2019

GRADtalks: Feeding the future

On Thursday, June 6 the GRADtalks: Feeding the Future event was held in the Board and Senate Room.  Jeff Casello, associate vice-president, GSPA gave the opening remarks, followed by comments from Sandra Banks, vice-president, University Relations, and finally Rhona Hanning, professor and associate dean, graduate studies, Applied Health Sciences.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

University of Waterloo graduate student runner-up in national video competition

Siyavash Izadi describes his research in his winning video

Siyavash Izadi describes his research in his winning video, "Virtuality of motion sickness". 

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Congratulations to the 2019 Vanier Scholars

Tyler Hampton, Steven Pretty and Lei Yang

Three Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship recipients will pursue their doctoral studies at the University of Waterloo. 

Tyler Hampton

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Inaugural PhD Candidacy Celebration

PhD Candidates holding mug

On Tuesday, May 14 Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) hosted the first PhD Candidacy Workshop and Celebration in the Board and Senate room (NH 3407).

Friday, May 10, 2019

National 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) People's Choice voting - now live!

Group of students supporting UWaterloo 3MT winner, Haya.

Haya Almutairi - pictured centre, surrounded by supporters

Vote for Waterloo's Haya Almutairi as National 3MT champion

The regionals of Canada’s 3MT are complete and the 12 finalists have been announced!

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