National Postdoc Association Week (NPAW)

NPAW is being held September 19th-23rd this year with the theme of 'Finding Your Balance'. Check out the national schedule of events at and events happening at UI!

New to the university? Wanting to expand your network?

Welcome! Check out this list of resources assembled by the Social Programming & Outreach committee. Join campus groups, get connected through social media, build your university community, and subscribe to newsletters.

December 2022 Events

Apply for a Travel Award

View Postdoc Benefits

The UIPDA advocates for all Postdocs at the University of Iowa.
For postdocs, by postdocs.


Are you a postdoc at the University of Iowa? The Postdoctoral Association is here for you! Join us every first Tuesday of every month at 12 pm to find out how we can improve your experience and help you meet your goals. Email for information about how to join in person or over Zoom. Mask wearing is strongly encouraged for in person attendance.

Postdoc Networking Survey

Share your areas of expertise, connect with those with similar interests, and build collaborations.

UIPDA LinkedIn Group

This group is open to current and former postdocs at the UI who wish to network, provide career advice, and aid in career transitions.

UI Postdocs in the News

Postdoc Featured Communities

Read more about the UI postdoc population and find resources for our 2021-2022 featured population: Postdoc Parents

Get involved!

We are looking for postdocs to serve as committee members and college reps for 2021-2023.

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