• Pitt Wins Two Poster Awards at NPA 2014 Annual Meeting

    The UPPDA and OACD posters won top honors at the recently concluded NPA meeting. Read more

  • Data and Dine 2014

    Thank you everyone for making the Data and Dine Symposium a huge success! Name of the 2014 travel award winners will be put up soon.

  • Congratulations to all the winners of the Data and Dine Symposium 2014!

    View the names of all the winners from this year here

Highlight Stories

  • Postdoc to Postdoc (P2P)

    Formerly known as Postdoc Lunch Live! Sign up now to join the audience for the next event. We are also looking for presenters for upcoming months. Read More.

  • Get Involved!

    The UPPDA is run entirely by volunteers, and while you may not be interested in serving on the Executive Board, there are many other smaller roles for which we need willing volunteers. A list of current projects is available.

  • 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 Spotlight

    UPPDA introduces the 'Postdoc Spotlight' section on the UPPDA website! The Postdoc Spotlight section aims to showcase one UPPDA member every month and bring the postdoc community at Pitt closer.

    Learn more about our featured postdoc, Dr. Aaron DeWard.


  • Unique Graduate Career Planning & Development Course Opportunity


    Download PDF here

    Class size limited so please register soon.


Fall 2014 Career Fair-Registration OPEN for Grad Students and Postdocs
UPPDA Fall Family Picnic
SCIENCE 2014 Career Symposium
Negotiation Matters – A Skill for the Present and the Future