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New Postdoc Orientation

Event Details

Event Dates: 

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 12:00am

Seminar Location: 

  • Other

Seminar Location Other: 

UMC 247

Speaker Name(s): 

Cheryl Graham; Cat Wilson; Suzanne Soled; Mary Allen

Speaker Affiliation(s): 

HR; CS; Faculty Affairs; RIO/Compliance
Seminar Type/Subject

Scientific Seminar Type: 

  • Other

Seminar Type Other: 

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA)

Event Details & Abstract: 

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA) invites all new postdocs to an informational and social event.

This orientation will help familiarize postdocs new to campus with CU Boulder and career pathways by:

  • Introducing you to the campus and city;
  • Helping you learn how to set up your online profile and take required training;
  • Introducing you to your benefits package and how to enroll in benefits;
  • Providing specialized information for international postdocs and postdocs with families;
  • Introducing you to career planning techniques and how to create your Individual Development Plan (IDP); and
  • Introducing you to important on-campus resources, including Faculty Relations, Career Services and the Postdoctoral Association of Colorado (PAC).


Suzanne Soled (Director of Faculty Relations, Office of Faculty Affairs)
Alaina Nickerson (Assistant Director, Career Services)
Cheryl Graham (Supervisor, Human Resources)
Mary Allen (Coordinator, Responsbile Conduct of Research)
Ben Nault (President, Postdoctoral Association of Colorado)
Lunch will be provided. For any questions, email opa@colorado.edu.

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