Calendar

 
May
16
Thu
Los Angeles – Researcher Coffee Hour @ The Bombshelter Bistro
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for our next researcher coffee hour! Coffee and donuts will be provided.

Irvine – AR General Meeting on the Promotion Process @ Natural Sciences II, Room 4206
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Bargaining officially begins on May 14 at UCLA for the first-ever contract for Academic Researchers! At this month’s meeting we’ll discuss AR experiences with promotion, what works and doesn’t work about current procedures, and brainstorm ways that we can negotiate a more fair and transparent process. Anyone who is interested in this topic should please come and share your ideas!!

Lunch will be provided!

May
22
Wed
Los Angeles – AR General Meeting on the Promotion Process @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
May 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Bargaining officially begins on May 14 at UCLA for the first-ever contract for Academic Researchers! At this month’s meeting we’ll discuss AR experiences with promotion, what works and doesn’t work about current procedures, and brainstorm ways that we can negotiate a more fair and transparent process. Anyone who is interested in this topic should please come and share your ideas!!

Lunch will be provided!

May
25
Sat
Executive Board Meeting @ UAW 5810 Office
May 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
May
29
Wed
Los Angeles Membership Meeting – How our Union Runs @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
May 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

What does it mean to get involved with our union? How are decisions made? What is the role of a steward, head steward or executive board member? Please join us at this meeting to discuss how our Postdoc Union democracy happens.

Lunch will be provided!

May
30
Thu
Irvine – Applying for Fellowships and Awards @ TBA
May 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

A panel of UCI Postdocs and Academic Researchers will share tips and best practices for fellowship applications.

Lunch will be provided!

Jun
6
Thu
Irvine – Brown bag lunch info session @ Biological Sciences III, Room 2120
Jun 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The UCI Postdoctoral Association and the Postdoc Union will host an informal lunch session focused on resources for Postdocs. We have invited Steve Johnson from healthcare broker Garnett Powers to talk about our Postdoctoral Scholars Benefits Plan. If you’re a new Postdoc at UCI, and/or you’d like to know more about Postdoc benefits and resources, including our health care plans, join us!

Jun
11
Tue
Los Angeles – AR General Meeting @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Jun 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jun
12
Wed
Irvine – AR General Meeting @ Natural Sciences II, Room 4206
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jun
13
Thu
Irvine – Researcher Coffee Hour @ CALIT 2, Patio
Jun 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join your fellow Postdocs and Academic Researchers for coffee and socializing and discussion of how we can continue to build a stronger research community!