Save the date for Symposium 2018

Theme of Postdoctoral Symposium 2018: Prepare for your next career step Date: April 13, 2017 (Friday) Location: Great Hall and Main Auditorium RWJMS Research Tower (Busch Campus) 675 Hoes Lane West, Piscataway, NJ 08854

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Seeking New PDA Executive Board Members!

With several of the current PDA Executive Board members preparing to bid farewell to Rutgers, we are seeking new postdoc talent to take up the PDA mantle. Check out descriptions of the five (5) vacant positions, and submit your application today! Applications are due by Wednesday, July 26, and new Board members will be announced on … Continue reading Seeking New PDA Executive Board Members!

Sign the Petition to Raise Postdoc Salaries!

Rutgers AAUP-AFT has created a petition for all Rutgers University postdoctoral researchers to sign that calls on the Rutgers Administration to honor their original commitment to raise Postdoctoral Associate salary levels to $47,476/year. A 2016 update to the Federal Labor Standards Act (FLSA) proposed by the Obama administration would have raised the eligibility for overtime pay, requiring … Continue reading Sign the Petition to Raise Postdoc Salaries!

NPA Responds to Concerns About Recent Executive Orders

(reposted from the National Postdoctoral Association) January 30, 2017 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) is concerned about the changes being implemented by the new administration and how these changes will negatively impact our community. Limits on research funding, restrictions on the ability to communicate scientific results to a diverse audience via multiple platforms, and the … Continue reading NPA Responds to Concerns About Recent Executive Orders

Are you an international postdoc interested in research opportunities in Europe?

From Dr. Pierre-Antoine Crassous at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School/RBHS in Newark INet NYC,  an organization that provides support and professional guidance for all international graduate students and research fellows in STEM fields,  is organizing a Seminar - Networking event for students and postdocs interested in opportunities outside the USA.     opportunities-abroad       … Continue reading Are you an international postdoc interested in research opportunities in Europe?