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!
Policy Change for Postdocs: maternal leave is 6 weeks
Changes in maternal leave for postdocs is now in effect.
Pitt Cares: Community Resources
Events in place to support those affected by the The Tree of Life tragedy. Support is available.
UPPDA Facebook Group
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.
Congratulations Dr Peter Coyle, LRP
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".