Crasta Jewel

OIS

01 Feb: Employment and Immigration seminar

Any guesses on what could lead you to trouble in the visa transition process? No, it is not your usual visa expiration dates or the ‘waiver’ issue, it is something as simple as updating the USCIS with your current address or checking the I-94 form after an international trip. Welcome to the annual employment and immigration seminar, organized by the JHPDA-International…

25 May: Postdoctoral position on cardiac intermediate filaments

A post-doctoral fellowship position is AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY at the Center for Research on Cardiac Intermediate Filaments (CRCIF), within the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Institute of Cardioscience: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/heart_vascular_institute/research/by_laboratory/ The position is funded through a T32 training grant and therefore eligibility is limited to green-card holders and citizens of the United States. The general theme of research is centered on the interaction between…

24 May: JHPDA Committees

Communications and Media The goal of the Media and Communications Committee is to disseminate information to the Hopkins community, which includes the School of Medicine, School of Public Health, and School of Nursing. We do this via weekly bulletins, social media, and our website. Diversity Postdoctoral Alliance Committee The Diversity Postdoctoral Alliance Committee is an interdisciplinary  network for engaging, connecting, developing...

30 Apr: Taxes

Most postdoctoral fellows receive fellowship payments. Fellowship payments are educational grants paid to individuals in the pursuit of study or research. Fellowship payments are not compensation for services.  Information from the Johns Hopkins University Tax Office: Important Tax Considerations  Fellowship payments are labeled as such on your pay stub. Your payment may also include salary/wages if you are being compensated for...

30 Apr: Benefits

All information below can be also found at the registrar's website: https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/som/offices/pda/policies/index.html SALARY All Fellows paid through the University Payroll System should be paid at a level at least equal to the National Institutes of Health Individual Fellowship levels adjusted for years of postdoctoral experience. Stipend levels will be consistent with University guidelines for years of relevant experience using the NIH stipend...