Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Welcome postdoctoral scholars, fellows, and families! The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs seeks to enhance the postdoctoral experience through in-depth career and professional development. We are committed to preparing emergent leaders in academia, diversifying the professoriate, enriching faculty mentorship, and supporting alternate career pathways. This mission is an active partnership with the community at large, within and beyond our campus. Our collaboration contributes to a productive and meaningful chapter of life here at Penn State. Wishing you all the best!

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Events & Professional Development

Thursday
Feb 23
3:00 PM

Based on the international bestseller Designing Your Life by Bill Burnett and Dale Evans, this interactive workshop applies the...

6th floor of the Eric J. Barron Innovation Hub, 123 S. Burrowes St.
Friday
Mar 31
3:00 PM

To catalyze networking as an early career researcher, it's important to optimize your LinkedIn profile and learn best practices for...

6th floor of the Eric J. Barron Innovation Hub, 123 S. Burrowes St.
Thursday
Apr 27
1:00 PM

This program focuses on exceptional evidence-based mentoring practices with cross-disciplinary expertise represented.  Mentors and...

6th floor of the Eric J. Barron Innovation Hub, 123 S. Burrowes St.
Wednesday
May 24
3:00 PM

"So what?"  This program will begin with a concise lesson on narrative crafting to hook your academic reader.  Participants will...

6th floor of the Eric J. Barron Innovation Hub, 123 S. Burrowes St.