Kun Lyu

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SURPAS Communications committee

by on January 29, 2022 3:11 am
We are looking for postdocs interested in rebooting the communication committee The communications committee has two major aspects to its current mission: Promote the presence of postdocs among non-postdoc communities through use of non-targeted media platforms. Provide a resource for institutional memory available to SURPAS and other postdoc organizations that provide lessons from experiences of postdoc leadership. Please contact our communications manager if you are… Continue reading »
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New Stanford Postdoc Affordability Enhancements

by on January 19, 2022 8:08 pm
Dear postdocs,  🎉🎉🎉🎉 Please join SURPAS in celebrating our victory for postdocs 🎉🎉🎉🎉 We want to emphasize two of the President and Provost’s announcement that SURPAS leadership team, the council members and all postdocs have been a part of. Below is a snippet from the recent announcement: Increased family grant program for graduate students and postdoctoral scholars: These programs provide financial support for individuals with dependent children to help cover… Continue reading »

Happy New Year 2022!

by on January 1, 2022 8:25 am
SURPAS wishes you a Happy New Year!
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Open SURPAS leadership positions and SURPAS Dec Council meeting (16th, 11:30 am - 1 pm)

by on December 11, 2021 8:46 am
Hi Postdocs, Let’s wrap up this year by exploring new avenues! Sign up to serve on the leadership position or become a council member! ——————————————————————————————————————- Open Leadership positions – nominate yourself now!! SURPAS Council Meeting, December 16th, 11:30 am – 1 pm ——————————————————————————————————————- Open Leadership positions at SURPAS We would like to invite you to apply for our open leadership positions. We are seeking nominations… Continue reading »
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2021/22 Stanford Postdoctoral Benefits Survey

by on December 9, 2021 8:48 am
Dear fellow postdocs, As part of SURPAS efforts to advocate for the Stanford Postdoctoral Community, we invite you to complete the 2021/22 Stanford Postdoctoral Benefits Survey – link. We kindly request your participation. Your responses to this survey will help capture current attitudes and inform future advocacy initiatives, specific to postdocs. This survey is focused on key postdoctoral issues: Quality of the financial benefits Housing Transportation Food security Participation in the… Continue reading »

Survey for Diversity Perspectives Seminar Series

by on December 9, 2021 8:32 am
The Diversity Perspectives Seminar Series supports cross-disciplinary and cross-cultural interactions to enable postdoctoral scholars, graduate students, and undergraduates to share, learn about, and improve the experiences of currently marginalized members of the Stanford community. We are now collecting votes for the 2022 DPSS keynote speaker – please use this link to cast your vote!  More information on the nominees can be found here. Thank you, DPSS planning team