Postdoctoral Association at Western
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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

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    Special Events:: Christmas Breakfast with PAW

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    Soccer:: PAW hosts several events during Annual Postdoc Appreciation Week in September

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

  • Have questions about how to strengthen your funding applications this Fall? Get answers from Dr. Rob Hegele, including an opportunity to have your CV reviewed. PAW is kicking off the all new Postdoc Round Table discussion series on September 1, 4:00pm, at the Grad Club (snacks provided). Please RSVP by August 25th to Andrea: (spaces are limited so please RSVP ASAP!). Please include your CV if you would like Dr. Hegle to review it prior to the Round Table Discussion.
  • The Terry Fox Run is happening on campus on Sunday September 18! Please join the postdoc team and raise money for this great cause. Interested participants should head to the Terry Fox website and click the "Join our Team" button where you can setup your individual page with fundraising goals (note you can choose to run elsewhere and still be a part of our team).
  • Watch out for the announcment of other events for Postdoc Appreciation Week, September 18-23, 2016.
  • Over the next couple of months, we'll be tweaking our website to update information and make important topics easier to find. If you would like to send any suggestions or comments, please email Thanks for your patience.

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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