Postdoctoral Association at Western
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    Way to go, Western Postdocs!

  • Check your email: Bring invite, ID, and postdoc membership to shop

  • Appreciation Week: Joint PAW at events all week

  • Western Researchers Book Club: Meets the last Thursday of every month

  • Presentation Club: Work with fellow postdocs to improve your presentation skills

About PAW

PAW represents Western's postdoctoral scholars. We work hard to develop training programs, social events and act as liaison between postdocs and Western's administration. We work for you, so be involved with PAW by attending events and volunteering with PAW! Email us feedback, comments and ideas at

Notices and Upcoming Events

  • Congratulations to the Postdoctoral Team, who raised $2045 for the Terry Fox Foundation
  • Join the new Researchers Book Club! Meetings are the last Thursday of every month. More info here
  • Want to indulge your artistic side? Sign up for a postdoctoral Paint Nite at the Grab Pub on Sept 27th at 7pm. Snacks provided! Register online here.
  • Postdoc Appreciation Week is coming up! Join us for plenty of activities from September 17th to 22nd. Check out the calendar below for more details or click here!
  • Interested in improving your presentation skills? Join Yoshiko Yabe at an upcoming Presentation Club meeting! Next sessions are September 8th and 22nd at 11AM in IGAB 1N07. at 10 AM (Weldon Library rm120) and August 18th at 10 AM (IGAB room 1N07). Graduate students and postdocts welcome! Details here
  • Check out our twitter and facebook page for more upcoming events!

Please click on the links in the calendar for more information about upcoming PAW events and other professional development opportunities at Western. Questions? email us at

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