Access a wealth of different resources through our free professional memberships. All memberships are available for Biomedical Graduate Education students and GUMC postdocs.

BioCareers

The Career Hub for Postgraduate Life Scientists. When registering, students need to choose Georgetown University under the "Your Insitution" field to gain full access. 

National Postdoctoral Association

Georgetown University is a Sustaining Member of the National Postdoctoral Association, which means you can join NPA for free as an affiliate member!

HOW DO I BECOME AN NPA MEMBER?

Step 1: Go to https://www.nationalpostdoc.org/ and click on “Join” in the upper right corner.

Step 2: Select your member type:

  • For BGE graduate students, please select Affiliate Graduate Student
  • For GUMC Postdocs, please select Affiliate Postdoc
  • For GUMC faculty and staff, please select Affiliate Nonpostdoc/Other

Step 3: Enter your username (your Georgetown email address), along with your first and last name. To receive a free Affiliate membership, you must use your Georgetown email address.

Step 4: Enter all required information (marked with an asterisk) and any other information that you wish to have in your profile. The NPA Membership Manager will review your Affiliate membership within 10 working days, and you will receive an email when it has been approved.

Nature MasterClasses

The Office of the Dean for Research and the Office of Faculty and Academic Affairs have arranged to provide members of the Georgetown University community free access to NatureMasterclasses. These classes provide online training in scientific writing and publishing for researchers, covering 15 different subject areas surrounding presentation and conduct of research.

New York Academy of Sciences

To support your professional and career development, Georgetown University has sponsored you for a complimentary 1-year Membership to one of the oldest and most prestigious scientific organizations in the United States, the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS). As a Member, you’ll be able to access NYAS Webinars, and digital publications for free, or at discounted Member prices.

As part of our partnership, the Academy creates Memberships for all BGE students and the system will automatically generate a password for you, so as a first step you'll just need to follow the link provided in your introductory email to update your password. Then you're all set! Sign up for an NYAS membership now.