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General
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
We Stand in Solidarity »
June 3, 2020 Dear members of the postdoctoral community, We are deeply saddened by the tragic losses of George Floy...
Friday, March 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The NPA Wants to Hear From You »
March 27, 2020 As the world grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic, we are thinking about you during this time of great d...
Friday, February 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPA Celebrates Continued Increases to NRSA Postdoc Stipends »
February 14, 2020 As staunch advocates for fostering improvements to the postdoctoral experience, the National Postdoc...
Monday, July 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Postdoctoral Association Announces Partnership with the New York Academy of Sciences »
July 1, 2019 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) has partnered with the New York Academy of Sciences (the Acade...
Friday, March 15, 2019
NPA Announces Partnership with GCC »
March 15, 2019 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) has partnered with the Graduate Career Consortium (GCC) to...

Leadership
Monday, June 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEADLINE EXTENDED: 2020 NPA Board Election Call for Applications »
June 8, 2020 Updated July 20, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) is holding elections this fall to br...
Friday, June 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPA Welcomes New International Officers »
May 5, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) Board of Directors has appointed Rakesh Chatrikhi, Ph.D. , an...
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Apply to the Position of NPA International Officer »
March 19, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) seeks applicants for the position of International Officer....
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
NPA Welcomes New Diversity Officers »
Februuary 25, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) Board of Directors has appointed Matthew Aguirre, Ph.D...
Monday, February 10, 2020
NPA Appoints Meetings Committee Co-Chair Elect »
February 10, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) Board of Directors has appointed Anne Wyllie, Ph.D. , a...

Events
Monday, July 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for Applications for the 2021 Annual Conference Childcare Awards »
July 27, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) is pleased to offer childcare support awards for postdoctoral...
Monday, July 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for Applications for the 2021 Annual Conference Travel Awards »
July 27, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) is pleased to offer travel awards for postdoctoral scholars...
Friday, July 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for Nominations for the 2021 Distinguished Service Award »
July 24, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) Distinguished Service Award (DSA) represents appreciation fo...
Friday, July 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nominations Being Accepted for the 2021 Mentor Award »
July 24, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA), in partnership with Gallagher , would like to announ...
Tuesday, March 3, 2020   (3 Comments - view/add)
NPA Annual Conference: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update »
UPDATE: March 10, 2020 After consideration of all options, it is with great regret that the National Postdoctoral Asso...

Publications
Wednesday, July 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
In July's POSTDOCket: Diversity in academia, suspension of the skilled worker visa program & more! »
July 29, 2020 The National Postdoctoral Association continues to monitor the progress of the COVID-19 pandemic during...
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
NPA Publishes the June Issue of The POSTDOCket »
June 30, 2020 The June issue of The POSTDOCket , has been published to our website ! The latest issue of the mo...
Friday, May 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
In This Month's POSTDOCket »
May 29, 2020 The May's issue of The POSTDOCket is available on our website . The NPA's monthly newsletter feat...
Friday, April 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
In This Month's POSTDOCket, the NPA Tells Your Stories »
April 10, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted us on a global scale, causing significant change in our daily lives—...
Wednesday, February 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
February's POSTDOCket is Here! »
February 26, 2020 February's issue of The POSTDOCket is available on our website . The NPA's monthly newslette...

Advocacy Actions
Monday, March 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coalition for National Science Funding Letter on FY2020 Appropriations »
March 18, 2019 The Coalition for National Science Funding (CNSF) has released its letter on FY2020 appropriations. To...
Monday, April 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPA Responds to NASEM Report »
April 23, 2018   The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) appreciates the efforts of the Committee on the...
Wednesday, February 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPA Supports the NSF’s Efforts to Address Harassment »
February 14, 2018   The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) commends the National Science Foundation’s (NSF’s)...
Monday, November 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPA Responds to Proposed Tax Reform »
November 20, 2017   The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) opposes the provision in The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act...
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The NPA's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion »
August 14, 2017   The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) marks the beginning of National Hispanic Heritage Mont...