Postdoc Events

Bargaining Support Committee Meeting

All U5 post-docs are encouraged to attend. We will be discussing future mobilization strategies and events.

When? Wednesday, April 19, 6-7 pm
Where? CUPE 3902 office, 180 Bloor Street West, Suite 803 (8th floor)

Food will be provided. Please RSVP to

The work of the Bargaining Support Committee is described in Article 14.3 of the Local By-Laws. The BSC works on organizing and mobilizing within the membership, the University, and the community in support of the Local’s aims in bargaining.


Ongoing leadership, career and professional development events for Postdocs
As a CUPE Unit 5 postdoc, you get free access to all programs offered by the Career Centre, Centre for International Experience, GradLife and Student Life Leadership programmes. There are too many to list here, but you can check them out by looking at the student life calendar. (TIP: type “postdoc” in the search bar to find events specifically for you).

Resources from past meetings

List of resources from “Exploring Careers Outside of Academia” with Jen Polk, June 2016

Postdoc Career Resources

Tax Sessions in March, 2016

Taxation of Post-Doctoral Fellowship Income

Tax Session
April 5, 2013

Powerpoint slides from session

Permanent Residency Information Seminar
April 3, 2013

Audio recording from the session