UBC offers and administers programs that provide professional development to PDFs. Events offered by the PDFO will open for registration approximately 1 week in advance. Registration is required for all PDFO events.

Previous Events

Event Title Organizer Date
UBC Postdoctoral Fellows Speed Mentoring and Networking Event Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO), the Centre for Blood Research (CBR), and the Department of Microbiology & Immunology Wednesday, 2 March 2016 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
The Best Candidate Wins: Interview to Job Negotiation Strategies Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) Wednesday, 24 February 2016 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Succeeding in Difficult Conversations Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) Wednesday, 17 February 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Compiling Professional Work Search Documents: Resumes, CVs, Cover Letters, Bios, and Profiles Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) Tuesday, 9 February 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Time Management Postdoctoral Fellows Office, Graduate Pathways to Success, and Mitacs Step Tuesday, 2 February 2016 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Essentials of Productive Teams Postdoctoral Fellows Office, Graduate Pathways to Success, and Mitacs Step Wednesday, 27 January 2016 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Orientation for Postdoctoral Fellows - Winter 2016 Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) Tuesday, 26 January 2016 - 12:00pm to 4:30pm
NSERC Grant Writing Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) Wednesday, 2 December 2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am
MSFHR 2016 Research Trainee Competition Information Session Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) and the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) Monday, 30 November 2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Planning for success at UBC and beyond: Establishing your individual development plan Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) Wednesday, 18 November 2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am


Privacy Notification: Your personal information is collected under the authority of section 26(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). This information will be used for the purpose of planning and administering each professional development workshop and event offered by the Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO). Questions about the collection of this information may be directed to the PDFO at postdoctoral.fellows@ubc.ca.