2015 Accomplishments

  • 3 events in September during National Postdoc Appreciation Week, including a Fall dinner courtesy of a $500 sponsorship from ACE.
  • 3 Pizza Lunch Town Halls
  • 4 seminars organized or co-organized by UWPA on the following topics:
    • Faculty
    • Immigration/Visas
    • Entrepreneurship
    • LinkedIn
  • Established a bi-weekly happy hour.
  • 3 summer picnics.
  • Post-holiday celebration with Faculty Mentor Awards.
  • Attended the 2015 National Postdoc Association Meeting.
  • Two postdocs were appointed to the board of ACE.
  • Board of Officers participated in planning of PICO (Postdoc Industry Consultants) organization.
  • Established the Career Development Lending Library
  • Committee established for planning a UW Madison Postdoc Symposium.
  • Distributed weekly news through the weekly campus Postdoc Bulletin.