PDA Mission statement:

Empowering postdocs, building careers

PDA Vision:

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.

PDA Goals:

  • 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

Announcements

Position Announcement

Jun 28

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago, located in a large metropolitan area, is seeking a full-time IT Technical Associate (Jr. . NET Developer) to implement and develop web applications, and design, plan, and coordinate work teams to complete the design of various web-based application systems and the support of existing systems. Utilize knowledge of ASP.NET 4.0, C# and database programming with Oracle or SQL Server for the development, installation, technical support, training and maintenance of web-applications.

OBFS Policies Open Comment Period: Procurement Conflicts of Interest

Jun 13

The Office of Business and Financial Services presents new policy and procedural information to review information disclosed by employees under the Report of Non-University Activity process as well as financial information disclosed by vendors in accordance with Sections 50-13 and 50-35 of the Procurement Code to determine if a prohibited or potential conflict of interest exists. A new Open Comment period begins today and will close on Friday, June 23 at 5:00 p.m.

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