To continuously enhance the quality of postdoctoral experience by building a strong postdoctoral community and providing representation across the university. The PDA strives to maintain excellence with special events on topics essential for career development on and beyond academia.
To provide a collective voice and serve as liaison among postdocs, faculty, and administrators
To promote professional and social networking
To collect, develop, and disseminate useful information including funding opportunities, job announcements, seminar notices, and other resources
To provide access to effective training and career counseling
The Research Resources Center (RRC) at the University of Illinois at Chicago, located in a large metropolitan area, is seeking a full-time Associate Director for Finance and Operations to manage the day to day operations and lab compliance program of the 25 scientific service and research cores, including, but not limited to, budget planning, financial forecasting, and the purchase and management of complex scientific instrumentation for each core through the university procurement process.