Welcome!

The University of California, Davis is home to more than 800 postdoctoral scholars. The Postdoctoral Scholars Association (PSA) provides resources, information and representation for postdoctoral scholars on the UC Davis campus. The PSA also strives to create a stronger sense of community through an e-mail listserv, website and social activities.

Next PSA Meeting

TBD

Travel Grant Awards

Postdocs can now apply for travel grants to present their work at future conferences! See our flyer for more information.

Upcoming Events

PSA Networking Workshop (Cosponsored by the Internship and Career Center [ICC], Equity in STEM and Entrepreneurship [ESTEME], the Alliance for Diversity in Science and Engineering [ADSE], and the Davis Postdoc Entrepreneurship and Career Group [DPEC])

Open to Graduate Students, Postdoctoral Scholars, Staff and Faculty

February 24th, 2016, 3:30 - 5:30 PM, GBSF 1005

Register for the event

Event Flyer

 

Davis Postdoc Entrepreneurship and Career (DPEC) Seminar

"Women's Leadership and Challenges in Career Advancement"

Invited Speakers: Tanya Smith, PhD (Harvard University) and Beth Russell, PhD (Nazareth College)

Thursday, April 28th, 4:30-6:00 PM (Reception 6:00-8:00PM)

Location TBD

 

The Second UC Davis Postdoctoral Research Symposium

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 - UC Davis Conference Center
Abstract submission is now open! Submission closes on March 25th

Event Flyer

 

Previous Events from 2015-2016 Academic Year:

External Fellowship Panel (Coconducted with the Office of Graduate Studies)

Missed the fellowship panel? Check out the audio recordings and slides below.

Fellowship Panel Program and Overviews pt1
Fellowship Panel Program and Overviews pt2
Fellowship Panel Program and Overviews pt3
Fellowship Panel Q&A
Slides

 

 

The First UC Davis Postdoctoral Research Symposium

Thursday 14th May 2015, 9am – 5:30pm​
UC Davis Memorial Union
The symposium was a huge success, with over 270 attendees! We are grateful to all symposium attendees, presenters, and organizers (especially Kaisa Kajala, the organizing chair).