Postdoc Appreciation Week 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Postdoc Appreciation Week Events


Open House

Monday, September 18th, 8:30 to 10:30am | 1105 ABC Scaife Hall, UPMC Conference Center

Get to know to valuable resources that Pitt has to offer to postdocs. Get to know more about the UPPDA, the Office of Academic Career Development (OACD), Pitt’s Center for Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL), the English Language Institute (ELI) and More!

No registration required.

Trivia Night

Tuesday, September 19th, 6:30 to 9pm | Hemingway’s Cafe, 3911 Forbes Ave

Hang out, eat, and test your knowledge at trivia with fellow postdocs.

No registration required.


FREE Head Shots

Wednesday, September 20th, 12 to 1pm | S123 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower (BST)

Get a professional headshot taken FREE OF CHARGE by the UPPDA and the University Center for Teaching and Learning (formerly CIDDE). Spots are limited so sign-up for your preferred time slot today.

Registration required. Register for Your Professional Head Shot >

Pirates Game at PNC Park

Friday, September 22nd, 7pm | PNC Park, 115 Federal St, Pittsburgh, PA

Watch the Pittsburgh Pirates take on the St. Louis Cardinals at PNC Park!

Each postdoc may purchase two tickets at the discounted rate ($10). Additional tickets may be purchased at $18. Tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. Checks or cash will be accepted. Please make checks out to the University of Pittsburgh.

Payment must be made in order to receive your tickets. Stop in the Office of Academic Career Development in 301 Scaife Hall (3550 Terrace St, Pittsburgh, PA) to purchase and pick up your tickets today!

Questions? Contact the Office of Academic Career Development at or call 412-648-8486.

UPPDA Fall Picnic

Monday, September 25th, 5 to 8pm | Vietnam Veteran’s Pavilion, Schenley Park, Pittsburgh

Bring your friends and families to network and socialize at this UPPDA picnic event. Enjoy a variety of free activities for everyone including caricature drawings, face painting, balloon animals, lawn games, etc.

Register for the UPPDA Fall Picnic >.

Please email UPPDA or OACD if you have any questions.

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