About

Welcome to the KU Postdoctoral Association!

Our goals:

  • Improve postdoctoral training on the KU campuses by developing a variety of professional development activities.
  • Promote a community of postdocs on campus that will lead to fruitful interdisciplinary collaboimgresrations and help raise the national profile of the KU research community.
  • Ensure that opportunities at KU are open to all postdocs regardless of demographics.

 

Leadership:

Officers Fall 2016

President and treasurer:                       Huili Yao, Ph.D

Vice-president:                                           Rita-Marie T. McFadden, Ph.D

Humanities officer:                                  Andrew Lison, Ph.D

Diversity and Equity officer:              Lorne Jordan, Ph.D

KU Biodiversity Institute liaison:   Alana Alexander, Ph.D

Public Outreach officer:                       Cynthia Siew, Ph.D

International postdoc officer:          Pradip Maity, Ph.D

KUPA officer:                                              Jessica Torres, Ph.D

Faculty Advisor:                                       Professor Susan Lunte, Ph.D 

Support:                                                        KU Office of Research

Contact:                                                        KUpostdocs@gmail.com

 

KU Postdoctoral Advisory Committee

Rodolfo Torres, Office of Research

Mary Lee Hummert, Faculty Development

Damon Talbott, Office of Graduate Studies

Mike Rounds, HR Management

Saida Bonifield, Diversity and Equity

David Gaston, University Career Center