Below is a list of our long-standing career development events.
Check out the Career Development tab and the calendar on the home page for upcoming events!
Data & Dine
This event provides University of Pittsburgh postdoctoral fellows the opportunity to present their research to colleagues, faculty, and administrators in the form of a scientific poster session and networking dinner.
Career Club Events
The UPPDA organizes events and workshops focused career development for postdocs interested in careers in pharma, biotech, medical device industries, management consulting, or academia.
Postdoc to Postdoc (P2P)
Postdoc to Postdoc (P2P) is a forum for postdocs to practice their scientific presentation skills to an audience of fellow postdocs. These are scheduled monthly and complimentary lunch and soft drinks are provided. Sign up to join the audience or to present a talk.
OACD-sponsored Events and More
The University of Pittsburgh's Office of Academic Career Development offers many career workshops specifically designed for postdocs throughout the academic year. Check out their site here.
CIRTL- Workshops and Courses
The Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) is an National Science Foundation funded Center for Learning and Teaching in higher education. The CIRTL Network offers resources and events specifically designed for postdocs throughout the academic year. Check out their site here.
Pitt CIRTL offers courses (online or in person) for postdocs and graduate students to help train the next generation of STEM faculty. Check out their site here.
The University Center for Teaching and Learning (UCTL) offers workshops to promote excellence and innovation in teaching, learning and scholarly activities at the University of Pittsburgh. Check out their site here.
BioBreakfast is a weekly gathering of individuals in the Pittsburgh life sciences sector from 8-10 am every Tuesday at the Pittsburgh Technology Council on Technology Drive. For more information about BioBreakfast, visit their website here.
Science 201X Career Symposium
Science 201X is the University of Pittsburgh’s annual broad-based regional celebration of local science and technology.