Notice of PTAB APJ Job Posting and Tomorrow’s Boardside Chat

Dear members,
 
For the first time in several years, the PTAB is hiring new Administrative Patent Judges (APJs).  This opening is posted on USAJobs (https://www.usajobs.gov/job/690925500), and the posting closes on January 31, 2023.

On Thursday, December 22, from noon to 1 p.m. ET, the PTAB will host a Boardside Chat about the open position (https://www.uspto.gov/about-us/events/learn-about-applying-become-administrative-patent-judge).  Specifically, Acting Deputy Chief Judge Michael Kim will share an overview of the position, the eligibility requirements, and details about how to submit an application, and a panel of APJs will discuss their backgrounds and experiences working at the Board. 

If you are interested in the APJ position, you can apply online with a complete USAJobs profile.
 
Reported by Mita Chaterjee, Lauren Robinson, and Jessica Kaiser on behalf of the PTAB Bar Association Women’s Committee