Bioscience graduate students and postdocs: Join the new L-MAP program to build your leadership, management, and inclusive teamwork toolkit! 

Application for the Spring 2023 cohort is now open until noon on March 9th, 2023

This 6-week long program meets in person each week to provide active-learning training in these important skills. Full-group sessions are led by an expert in leadership and organizational dynamics. Participants are provided with a workbook that includes all program materials and guides trainees through self-reflective exercises in addition to the in-person content. The units covered are: professionalism and professional identity, leading without authority, negotiation, working in teams, inclusive organizational structure, and writing your leadership statement. Selected participants must commit to attending all training sessions.

This cohort is open to trainees from WashU; space is limited. 

Workshop Schedule:

Full-Group Sessions: Wednesdays from 9-11 am, CT on the Medical Campus (Farrell Learning Teaching Center), March 29 – May 3.


Application Process:

Selected participants will be notified on or about March 13, 2023. This program is supported by a Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Guidance for Trainees grant to Drs. Jessica Hutchins ( and Erin Heckler (

Questions? Please email Dr. Peter  Myers –