New Postdoc Orientation

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 Human Resources, Faculty Relations, Career Services, and the Postdoctoral Association of Colorado (PAC) Boulder.


  • Kenny Nelson & Katherine Pondelick (Human Resources)
  • Suzanne Soled (Director of Faculty Relations, Office of Faculty Affairs)
  • Alaina Nickerson (Assistant Director, Career Services)
  • Mary Allen (Coordinator, Responsbile Conduct of Research)
  • Ben Nault (President, Postdoctoral Association of Colorado)

Lunch will be provided. Registration is required via the CU Events Calendar by clicking "I'm Interested."

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm

University Memorial Center (UMC), 247
1669 Euclid Avenue, Boulder, CO 80309

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