New to UAA or considering taking on a Postdoc position?
Whether you are a new or seasoned postdoctoral scholar, we are happy you are interested in joining our community! On these pages you will find information that is helpful in making your decision to come to Anchorage, or if you have already accepted, help orient yourself to the city and university.
In general, your primary point of contact at UAA will be your Faculty Mentor who will:
- Guide and monitor your advanced training
- Make clear the goals, objectives and expectations of the training program and your responsibilities
- Regularly meet and communicate with you
- Provide regular and timely assessments of your performance
- Provide career advice and job placement assistance
We hope you also consider joining the UAAPDA, as it is a great way to meet other postdocs, develop your career skills, and transition into this stage of the academic career ladder and academic life at UAA.