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September 19, 2018 | 10:31 am

Oral Presentation Awards:

Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Best Oral Presentation: Janine Oostenbroek (Psychology)
 “Preschoolers respond positively to displays of forgiveness”

August 8, 2016 | 3:07 pm

Abstracts are being accepted until August 22nd for poster and oral presentations at the 2016 Postdoctoral Research Symposium. Click here for abstract guidelines and submission instructions.


May 7, 2015 | 9:43 am

Platform Talks Awards:

1st Place: Josh Inouye (Biomedical Engineering)

Towards eliminating speech impediments in children with cleft palates using computer simulation

2nd Place: Sanja Arandjelovic (School of Medicine)

March 2, 2015 | 8:54 am

May 1, 2015, 9am – 6pm, Newcomb Hall


The annual Postdoctoral Research Symposium is a day-long event that provides postdocs the opportunity to share research, network, and attend professional development workshops. This year, attendees will have the opportunity to:

November 6, 2014 | 11:36 am

Sabrina Stierwalt, a University of Virginia post-doctoral astrophysicist, has been named a 2014 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellow – one of five female scientists selected from a national pool of more than 650 applicants who have made outstanding contributions in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

September 26, 2014 | 10:43 am

We are excited to introduce a new program called the Postdoc Peer Network where we will connect current postdocs with incoming postdocs in order to provide support and guidance to incoming postdocs that may be unfamiliar with UVa and Charlottesville.

We are seeking current postdocs for the Postdoc Peer Network!

Opportunities include:

July 17, 2014 | 3:20 pm

We invite you to attend the UVA Postdoc Appreciation Breakfast hosted by The Office of Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs!

Three breakfasts will take place during the week of September 15-19, 2014. You may attend one or all!

May 5, 2014 | 3:36 pm

The UVA Postdoctoral Association and The Office of the Vice President for Research, Graduate Studies & Postdoctoral Affairs extend their best wishes to all the winners of the UVA Postdoctoral Research Day Symposium 2014.

Click here to view the 2014 Winners!

Sanja Arandjelovic, Ph.D.

April 25, 2013 | 9:29 am

The choice that faces many postdocs, between staying at or leaving one's graduate institution, can be both critical and complicated.