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Postdoctoral Scholars Appreciation Week

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Postdoc Appreciation Week 2022

We are proud to take this opportunity to recognize the hard work and significant contributions made by postdoctoral scholars here at UC Merced. This year the National Postdoc Association (NPA) will host its 13th Annual Postdoc Appreciation Week - September 19-23, 2022.

Events will be held throughout the week here at UC Merced and across the country. We are excited to be back in person again, and hope that you will join us during this week of celebration and appreciation!


Coffee & Donuts
Date: Monday, September 19, 2022
Time: 9:00 – 10:30am
Location: SE2 -102
Hosted by: Graduate Division
No RSVP required.
Stop by on your way to the lab or office for some coffee and a donut as we kick-off National Postdoc Appreciation Week!
Professional Headshots for Postdocs
Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Time: 3:00 – 5:00pm
Location: SE2 -102
Hosted by: Graduate Division
Limited Registration Required. Deadline extended until Monday, September 19th or until spots are filled.
We are partnering with MediaCats to offer you a complimentary headshot as part of National Postdoc Appreciation Week. Headshots can be used in online profiles, speaker bios, university emails and more. Headshots are an important part of establishing your professional presence. Please register and indicate your preferred time slot. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and tips for attire, etc. Photos will be distributed digitally following the event.