Monthly Activities

Welcome and Information Sessions


We offer welcome and information sessions to help orient new and current postdocs. If you are a postdoc who is new to Rutgers, or just curious about the resources that are available to you, we strongly encourage you to register for an upcoming one-hour session. Registration closes the Thursday prior at 3 p.m.

When: Last Friday of the month

  • 11 a.m.–noon

Registration closes the Thursday prior at 3 p.m.


Drop-In Coffee Hour

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If you are a postdoc interested in learning more about how to make the most of your time at Rutgers, prepare for life after Rutgers, or just want to share some coffee or tea in a safe space, come by and visit.

When: First Friday of the month

  • 2-4 p.m.


Career Development


If you are a postdoc and want to strengthen your skills—in areas such as communication, grant writing, teaching, networking, and public speaking—attend an upcoming workshop.

When and Where: View the monthly schedule of workshops. Online registration is usually required in advance.

Postdoctoral Association (PDA) Meetings


The PDA hosts monthly meetings to talk about current postdoc-related issues, and plan events like the annual research symposium for Rutgers postdocs. View upcoming meeting dates and times.

Community Building and Social Events


The PDA offers regular opportunities to connect and have fun with other postdocs across Rutgers. Registration is usually not required in advance, but check their website to be sure.

When and Where:

Still Have Questions? 

If you have a question or a concern, please contact us.