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Welcome to the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

The mission of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is to enhance, support, and promote postdoctoral training at the university.

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University Postdoctoral Association (UPDA)

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs works very closely with the Utah Postdoctoral Association (UPDA). The UPDA is an independent advocacy organization started by, run by, and operated for the postdocs at the University of Utah.


Our Goals

To administer, monitor, and support University of Utah postdoctoral scholars

To serve as the central resource office for postdoctoral issues

To provide career services, career counseling, and professional development programs for postdocs

To develop a sense of community for postdocs in the larger University community

To serve as a resource for principal investigators and faculty


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Last Updated: 9/25/23