Second Annual uLethbridge Postdoctoral Fellows Appreciation Day

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Are you a PDF on campus? We invite you and your supervisor(s) to attend the Second Annual uLethbridge Postdoc Appreciation Week Events.

Date: September 21, 2017

Time: 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. (PDF social to follow).

Location: AH100 (Lunch & Panel Discussion), The Zoo (PDF Social)

The ULPA, in partnership with the School of Graduate Studies and the Office of Research and Innovation Services are hosting the second annual Postdoc Appreciation Week events on September 21, 2017.

National Postdoctoral Appreciation Week, promoted by Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Scholars (CAPS), takes place September 19-23, 2016.  The University of Lethbridge would like to take this opportunity to thank our Postdocs for the many valuable contributions in the areas of research, teaching, and innovation to our campus.

As a token of our appreciation, we will be hosting a networking luncheon, followed by a panel discussion and finally a PDF Social Thursday, September 21, 2017 and would be pleased if you could join us.

Registration is required for this event. Please register bySeptember 18, 2017.

If you have any dietary restrictions, or If you have registered and are no longer able to attend, kindly let us know via email at

Schedule of Events Thursday, September 21, 2017

Networking Lunch - 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. in the AH100

Panel Discussion: Preparing for an Academic Career - 1:05 - 2:05 p.m. in the AH100

Join Professors Robbin Gibb, Trushar Patel, and Rodolphe Barangou as they discuss tips to prepare for a career in academia.

ULPA AGM - 2:15 - 3:00 p.m. in the AH10

The AGM will include a presentation from Dr. Robert Wood,  Dean, School of Graduate Studies and Elaine Carlson, Associate Vice President, Human Resources on the Act to Enahnce Post-Secondary Academic Bargaining as it relates to Postdoctoral Fellows.

Postdoctoral Fellows Social** - 7:00 p.m. at The Zoo

**Please note this event is at the cost of the Postdoctoral Fellow.

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