Postdoctoral Education

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The University of Alabama at Birmingham is committed to the development and success of outstanding postdoctoral scientists. Here at UAB, almost 300 postdocs are training currently in a variety of disciplines, including but not limited to engineering, medicine, natural sciences & mathematics, public health, and optometry.

The UAB Office of Postdoctoral Education and the UAB Postdoc Association work together to develop career opportunities that enhance and define the training experience for all postdoctoral scholars at UAB

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Upcoming Events

Postdoc Peer Group’s Postivi-TEA Time

Come discuss your successes during this Tea time

9/22 12am
Black Postdoc Association’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Seminar

Speakers to present information on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

9/22 12pm
Career Summit: Exploring Careers Inside and Outside of Academia

Dr. Courtney Petty, Instructor, Jeff State Community College Dr. Hai Vo, Senior Scientist, DiscoveryBioMed, Inc. Dr. Vyvyca Walker, Consultant Scientific...

9/23 12pm
International Postdocs Resources for Success Seminar: J-1 status – few considerations in time of Covid-19

Alyette Nixon, JD, Assistant Director for International Scholar Services, to present.

9/23 2pm
Meet and Greet: Postdoc Association and Black Postdoc Association

An informal opportunity to chat with leadership from the PDA and BPDA. Learn how you can get involved.

9/24 12pm

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