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Welcome to the new EXECUTIVE TEAM 2016 ! 

 

Here are the positions and name of the new executive team:

President Joe Sparling
Vice-President Said M'Dahoma
Director Internal Florian Senn
Director External Kyle Flannigan
Director of Communications Lauren Drogos
Director of Professional Development Maria Alejandra Gandini
Director of Events Fernando Lopes
Director of Operations Jason Plemel
Director of Family & Parenting Stefanie A.G. Black
Director of Finances Cristiane Baggio

                                                                                                                                             

 

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PDAC is on Facebook

The inevitable has happened: The PDAC Facebook page has appeared with some photos, news, and general info. If you are on Facebook why not take a look at the PDAC page and 'like' us so that you are alerted of events and news from your organisation here on campus. Feel free to post any questions relating to postdoctoral or campus life issues and we or any others with relevant info can try to answer you.

University offers full employee assistance program to postdocs

The UofC is now offering access to Lifeworks, it's employee assistance benefit, to all postdoctoral trainees. The program can be offer assistance in a wide variety of areas from health to family to personal finance. Angela Vinturache, PDAC President, said in an article for UToday, “Such enterprises foster a positive environment that not only nurtures thoughtful and innovative ideas, but also impacts quality of life of the trainees, increasing the attractiveness of our university as a place where postdoctoral scholars can achieve their personal and career aspirations." Check out the article in UToday or the Lifeworks program