Thriving in Science: Because just surviving is not enough.

“Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas Edison, 1877

Welcome to Thriving in Science (TiS), a campus-wide professional development initiative at UC Berkeley intended to provide graduate students and postdoctoral researchers with the resources and support to make the most of their academic training. For more information, please explore this website.
If you are a UC Berkeley graduate student or postdoctoral researcher in science, technology, engineering or math and interested in participating in a peer group, you can register below. To receive information about future Thriving in Science events without joining a peer group, send an email to
If you want to attend the next lecture, please RSVP.
To join a peer support group, click here: To suggest a future monthly topic, click here:                                                                                               
To provide any general feedback, complaints, or suggestions, click here: To suggest a future speaker for a Thriving in Science monthly lecture, click here: