CaptureWe think UAB postdocs rock, and we're showing it with a week full of fun and informative events September 18-22. The 2017 Postdoc Appreciation Week events are planned and sponsored by the UAB Postdoctoral Association and Office of Postdoctoral Education. Mark your calendars for these activities!

  • Saturday, September 16, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.- Postdocs at the Park
    Bring your family and join your fellow postdocs for a fun day at Oak Mountain State Park. $5 per Adult, $2 per Child, Free for ages 3 & under. Hamburgers, hotdogs, and veggie burgers provided. Bring a side to share!
  • Monday, September 17, 8 a.m.-10 a.m. - Grab & Go Breakfast
    Breakfast will be in front of Lister Hill and Shelby.
  • Monday, September 18, 12 p.m.-1 p.m. - Living Well as a Junior Researcher
    As you may have learned, life in academia can be tough. Join us to learn tips from experts for thriving as a junior researcher. The seminar will be in The Edge of Chaos and lunch will be served.
  • Tuesday, September 19, 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m. - New Technologies in Biomedical Research
    Microscopy, Bioinformatics, Nanoscience, OH MY! Come learn about the new technologies on UAB’s campus. The seminar will be in The Edge of Chaos and lunch will be served. You can take a tour of the Microscopy center Wedensday from 10-12. Sign up here
  • Wednesday, September 20, 12 p.m.-1 p.m. - Post-Postdoc Life, Careers After Your Training
    Because you can’t be a postdoc forever, come check out where you could go after you finish your training. The seminar will be in Shelby 1015 and lunch will be served.
  • Thursday, September 21, 12 p.m.-1 p.m. - Postdoc Appreciation Lunch
    Bring your mentor and join us to thank you for all you do as a postdoc at UAB. Awards will be presented at 12:30 pm. This event will be in The Edge of Chaos and lunch will be served.
  • Friday, September 22, 7:30 p.m. - Postdoc Social
    Dress to impress and join your fellow postdocs for a night  - Wine Loft, 2200 1st Ave N #100. Hors d'oeuvres will be served.