News & Events

New Postdoc Orientations

Postdoc orientation is a two-hour online information session for new postdocs to learn about resources at Purdue and meet other postdocs. 

Friday, August 12: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm 


Friday, October 7: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm 


Friday, December 9: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm 


Postdoc Grant Writing Webinars

The Postdoc Office hosts grant writing webinars to help postdocs prepare for their future research careers. All postdocs are welcome to attend!

Logic Flow

Thursday, September 8: 4:00 - 5:00 pm - Online Session with in-person option in YONG B83


Language and Style, Extreme Editing

Thursday, November 3: 4:00 - 5:00 pm - Online Session with in-person option in YONG B83


Mentorship Training for Postdocs

Mentorship training is offered for postdoctoral scholars with online sessions that focus on specific topics to help postdocs prepare for their careers. 

Defining and Planning for Independence

Wednesday, October 5: 4:00 - 5:15 pm 


Encouraging Mentees and Building Self-Efficacy

Wednesday, November 30: 4:00 - 5:15 pm 


Purdue Postdoc Association (PPDA)

The Purdue Postdoc Association (PPDA) is open to all postdocs.

Regular activities include coffee breaks, professional development workshops, and social events.

To learn more, go to 

To be included on the email list, go to 

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