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Tue, 11/20/2018
Results are in! Meet the 2019 UPPDA E-Board
The UPPDA Executive Board Elections have concluded. Congratulations to the winners and the new 2019 UPPDA Executive Board!    President  David Gau, PhD Advocacy Chair  Alex Cole, PhD Career... more
Thu, 10/18/2018
It's official: Postdoc Maternal Leave is 6 weeks!
Special Announcement: The University of Pittsburgh official guidelines for postdoc parental leave for the birth mother is now 6 weeks, and possibly up to 8 weeks. That is at least, an... more
Fri, 10/12/2018
Recommended Reading List for Professional Management and Leadership Skills
The careers workshop on Professional Development: Management and Leadership held on October 2nd for postdocs was a tremedously successful event. Thank you for your interest and participation... more Read More >
Fri, 10/12/2018
Tell us your achievements!
Hi Postdocs, We at UPPDA want to always celebrate your sucesses. If you or a fellow-postdcoc colleague make any great or small leaps or bounds in your research or career, we want to know... more
Fri, 09/21/2018
Science Writing Internship Program for Postdocs- offered by the Innovation Institute at Pitt
The Innovation Institute runs a Science Writing Internship Program every year and they are looking for interetsed postdocs to fil lthis role!    The program:    The Innovation Institute is... more
Fri, 09/14/2018
YOU'RE INVITED: NIH Loan Repayment Programs Application Assistance Webinar
Attention postdocs! The next NIH Loan Repayment Program (NIH LRP) application deadline is November 15, 2018 (...what is an NIH LRP?..click here to find out).   The folks at NIH Loan Repayment... more
Thu, 09/13/2018
Want some low-commitment fast teaching experience??
Hi Postdocs! The Health Sciences Library Service (HSLS) has created a program series entirely for postdocs- the “How-To Talks by Postdocs”. The series is designed to enable postdocs to gain... more Read More >
Sat, 09/01/2018
Fulbright Post-Doctoral Fellowship Opportunity!
Dear postdocs!  See the following for a Postdoctoral Fellowship opportunity in Isreal.  Applicable to: US citizens.  Application deadline: 1st September 2018.  Visit the website for full... more
Tue, 08/21/2018
Interested in getting business-smart?
The Office of Academic Career Development (OAC) and the University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business has joined forces to bring you a choice of MBA courses, which will run Fall... more Read More >
Sun, 05/13/2018
Science Judging event opportunity!
Postdocs have an opportunity for Poster judging at a huge International Science event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from May 13-18, 2018. The event is a competition among school students from... more Read More >

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