Resources for UC Davis Postdoctoral Scholars

Using This Resource Guide

The Postdoctoral Scholar Resource Guide is designed to help the UC Davis postdoc community, but it can be used by anyone interested in supporting postdocs. Explore the guide by clicking the icons below. Bookmark grad.ucdavis.edu/postdocs and visit this guide frequently for the latest news, updates, and resources for postdocs and their families. 

Postdoctoral scholars are highly-valued members of the research endeavor at UC Davis.  As the administrative home for postdoctoral scholars, Graduate Studies provides services and resources to support training and professional development opportunities.  We work in partnership with the Postdoctoral Scholars Association (PSA) and other units such as the Internship and Career Center, the University Writing Program, and the Office of Research to support programs and services for postdoctoral scholars. 

Upcoming Orientation Sessions

August 11, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.​
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September 1, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.​
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September 22, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.​
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October 13, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.​
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November 3, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.​
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December 1, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.​
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December 15, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.​
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What's New for Postdocs?

Summer 2021

  • The Postdoctoral Scholar Association (PSA) has new leadership! Learn more about the new officers by visiting the PSA website.
     
  • Leaders for the Future, a collaboration between the Internship and Career CenterGradPathways Institute and the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, is now accepting applications for 2021/2022. This program helps Ph.D. students and postdoctoral scholars in all disciplines—humanities, social sciences and STEM—differentiate themselves on the job market by supplementing academic accomplishments with innovation, communication, and leadership and business skills gained and applied outside the university setting.  Learn more and apply on the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship website.