Postdoctoral Association at Western
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    PAW Elections: Click to Nominate our next Executive Committee

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    PAW's Winter Event: A Trip to the Sugar Bush

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    Postdoc Appreciation Week: Engage with other postdoctoral fellows and scholars

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    Postdoc Appreciation Week: Terry Fox run to support cancer research

  • Postdoc Round Table: Come out April 6th to talk Science Communication

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

  • PAW Election nominations are now open! Click here for details on positions and how to nominate.
  • Register for the next Postdoc Round Table Event with Nicole Wood from Central Michigan University for #Scicomm: How to use science communication via social media to boost your career and research on April 6th  at 3pm in IGAB Room 1N07. RSVP by April 4th by emailing
  • On-campus mental health support will be available from March 21st to April 20th, Tues, Wed, and Thurs in Rm 11 in UCC.  
  • Check out the photos from PAW's recent Winter Social Trip to the Sugar Bush. See you next year!
  • Have income tax questions? Check out the pdf slides from our recent Postdoctoral Income Tax session.
  • 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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