Researcher Development

International Postdoc Appreciation Week

Celebrate the incredible achievements of our diverse postdoctoral researcher community. All research staff and postdocs are welcome to join our Postdocs Assemble event on Monday 16 September from 12-2pm to hear inspirational and motivational speakers and meet researchers from across the University, book your place now.

There are also networking events in Schools and Faculties across the University - find your area below.

Monday 16 Sept, 12-4pm

University Place LTB

All Faculties: Postdocs Assemble! - Postdoc Appreciation Week main event

Register here

Tuesday 17 Sept, 9:30am

AV Hill, Ground floor Lounge area

Division of Infection, Immunity & Respiratory Medicine: Postdoc Coffee morning

Tuesday 17 Sept, 2pm

Atrium, MIB

Chemistry Postdoctoral Society: Coffee & Cake Afternoon

Tuesday 18 Sept, 4-6pm Williamson Building

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences: PostDoc Beer and Pizza Event

Register here
Tuesday 11 Sept, 10am Niel's Bohr Common Room, Schuster Building

Departments of Mathematics and Department of Physics: Coffee morning

Thursday 19 Sept, 12-1pm AV Hill room 1.006

Division of Infection, Immunity & Respiratory Medicine: Postdoc Showcase event - lunch provided

Thursday, 19 Sept, 12pm-2pm E5, The Mill, North Campus

Materials PDRA forum: Free Pizza lunch (with vegan alternatives)

Register here
Thursday 19 Sept, 12-2pm

GE005, Chemistry building

Chemistry Postdoctoral Society: Lunchtime Networking with Pizza & Drinks

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Thursday 19 Sept, 2-3pm

CRUK MI Alderley Park

Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute: Coffee and Cake drop in event (students and other baking) organised by STAy


Thursday 19 Sept, 3.30-6pm

Student Hub Zochonis

School of Health Sciences: Postdocs and Pizza event

Register here

Thursday 19 Sept, 2-4pm

CTF, 3rd floor interaction area

Division of Cardiovascular Sciences: Cake and Coffee - PIs and PGRs are Baking for Postdocs


Thursday 19 Sept, 2.30pm

Michael Smith Cafe

Division of Cell Matrix Biology and Regenerative Medicine: PI Bake-off (best cake gets contribution towards lab social) and Postdoc Research Paper of the Year Award


Thursday 19 Sept, 3-5pm

Michael Smith Building, B.4208

Division of Molecular &Cellular Functions: MCF Bake Off - PIs and PGRs are Baking for Postdocs


Friday 20 Sept, 10:30am

The Mill, Sackville Street

Department of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science: coffee morning


Friday 20 Sept, 1-4pm

Michael Smith Lounge

School of Biological Sciences: Postdoc Appreciation BBQ!

Register here

Friday 20 Sept 4-6PM

Alan Touring Building, Ground Floor Foyer

Faculty of Science and Engineering: Networking for Researchers Event

Register here

Friday 20 Sept 3-6PM

AV Hill 1.006

School of Medical Sciences: Postdoc Appreciation Week Pizza Party!!!


Beyond Manchester

We are joining Postdoc Appreciation activities nationally and internationally with Liverpool, Belfast, London, the N8 Partnership and the National Postdoc Association by sharing pictures and stories with #LovePostdocs, #N8Postdocs and #NPAW2019.

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