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
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!
Check out the latest meeting minutes! 2016-12-09_pda-meeting-minutes Here are the highlights: -We would love to have postdocs write for our nascent website. If you attend an event or have something to say, please let us know! -Upcoming service opportunities include the North Jersey Regional Science Fair on College Ave Campus (Mar. 10-11, 2017); Rutgers Day (Apr. 29, … Continue reading PDA Meeting Minutes for Dec. 9, 2016
Please register here to join us at our final PDA meeting of the year. The meeting is open to all postdoctoral researchers at Rutgers University, regardless of department or campus. We will be discussing the (lack of) postdoc pay raises with AAUP-AFT organizer Anna Barcy, as well as planning for the Postdoc Symposium in April and deciding … Continue reading Last PDA Meeting of the Year
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?
Twelve people attended the Postdoc Union Meeting on Thursday, October 27, 2016, including Co-Presidents Frank Kung and Itzamarie Chevere-Torres; Co-Vice President Slim Karkar; Executive Council Member Mariagemiliana (Gemi) Dessi and Postdoc Union Representatives Jack Yoon and Patrick Nowlan (AAUP-AFT). The main topic was the implementation of the new minimum salary for all postdocs across Rutgers. As … Continue reading Postdoc Union Meeting
For those who attended last Friday’s (10/21) planning meeting, thank you for taking the time to participate. Many of you have expressed interest in playing an active role in the PDA, and now is your chance! We’re looking for people to join the PDA’s standing committees to help make things happen. This is a … Continue reading Rutgers PDA Committees and Annual Symposium Meeting!
The PDA held its first planning meeting on Oct. 21, 2016, to explain the expansion of the organization in tandem with the 2017 launch of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs.