Highlight Stories

  • UPPDA Facebook Group

    In order to facilitate increased networking and communication among postdocs at Pitt, we have now created a group on Facebook. Create a free account on Facebook (if you don’t have one already), and check out our group here!

  • Postdoc Social Hours

    Please join us for upcoming social events!  Check for updates on our Networking Events over the year!

  • Career Development Opportunities

    Links to career development events are continuously being added - check out our Career Development page here for updates.

  • Postdoc Career Club

    The UPPDA Career Development Committee has created Postdoc Career Club. Check out the Career Club page for more information.

  • 2-day-sciPHD Career Training Workshop
    Renowned career training workshop, sciPHD, coming to Pitt for 2 days only: Friday, March 2 and Saturday March 3!! Workshops will take place from 8am-5pm on these days.  Read more here.
  • Congratulations Dr Peter Coyle, LRP

    Peter Coyle, PhD

    Dr Coyle was recently awarded an LRP award from the National Institute of Aging (NIA).Peter Coyle, PhD

    Research area: Physical therapy

    Congratulations from the UPPDA!

  • Congratulations to Dr Beth Fields

    Congratualtions to Dr Beth Fields, our Careers Chair, who recently received a 2-year Loan Repayment Program (LRP) through the National Institute of Aging (NIA)!

    Beth's advice, "Everyone that has educational debt and is committed to developing a career in science SHOULD apply to this program, if eligible".