Graduate Division

PostDoc Weekly 1-14-2019

Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA)- Weekly PoWER Group Meeting-Postdoc Writing Editing and Review Group

Usually Friday-8:30 AM to 10:30 AM, BioSci III, Rm 1120. Check the OPA calendar below.
All postdocs welcome to write and review in a quiet and productive atmosphere. Contact Mary Frances Ypma-Wong for more information.

Monthly Postdoc Game Night
Friday, January 18, 6:00-9:00pm
Natural Sci I, rm 1114
All postdocs invited play board games and enjoy the evening.  See PDA Facebook page for details.

Postdoctoral Scholar Orientation Session (held quarterly)
Postdocs are welcome to attend select or all sessions.
Thursday, January 24


3:45pm- Postdoc Benefits* and Q&A- Representative from Garnett Powers, administrators for the Postdoc Scholar Benefit Plan (PSBP)
4:15pm-Career Development For Postdocs- Mary Frances Ypma-Wong, PhD
4:45pm-Postdoc Association (PDA) Greeting
5:00-5:30pm- Union Presentation- UAW Local 5810
5:30pm- Enjoy Happy Hour with Postdoctoral Scholar Association (PDA) members

PDA Monthly Picnic Lunch
Friday, January 25, 12:00-1:00pm
Tables near BC's Cavern-See PDA Facebook page for details.

Postdoc Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, February 6, 12:00-1:00pm, Biosci III, Room 2120
All Postdocs invited to plan professional and social events. See PDA Facebook page for details.

Nail that Interview
Round Robin Interviews for Postdocs
Monday, February 25, 12:00-1:30pm.
Location- NS1 room 1114
Register here


Graduate Resource CenterClick here to download flyers with details and click here to register.

  • Certificate Programs- Activate to Captivate and Mentoring Excellence
  • Professional Services- Includes Job Search Strategies, Enhancing your CV and Cover Letter, Interview Techniques and Practice 
  • Funding- How to Find Funding Opportunities, NIH NRSA Grant Review Process and NIH K Award Review Process 
  • Advance Training Boot Camps- Includes Salary Negotiation Training and Interview Skills Bootcamp 

Division of Teaching Excellence & Innovation (DTEI)- Click here to learn more about workshops.

UCI Libraries Workshops- Click here to see upcoming events.

Office of Postdoctoral Affairs Calendar

This calendar includes events sponsored by the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, Graduate Resource Center (GRC), UCI Postdoctoral Association (PDA), GPS-BIOMED and other campus units.

New Funding Opportunities

See funding webpage