CLIMB Next Step

CLIMB-NS (Next Step) was designed in 2009 to facilitate and enhance the career paths of postdoctoral associates at UB. Postdocs are mentored towards independence and to becoming leaders within their fields.


  • Is a forum for postdoctoral associates for discussion of the latest advances in the field of biosciences and drug discovery,
  • Presents hands-on workshops on grant writing, manuscript preparation, public speaking, and preparation for job interviews
  • Prepares the postdocs for independence