Members of the SURPAS council were recently interviewed by Paul Smaglik, a journalist for Nature, about the important role SURPAS is playing in advocating for postdoctoral welfare.
The article can be found here in case you missed it.
Belinda Huang, executive director of the National Postdoctoral Association (NPA), recently wrote an article published in Elsevier Connect, entitled: "How postdocs can maximize their career chances in a competitive world". The article features work SURPAS presented at the recent NPA meeting.
Since we started in 1998 SURPAS has grown into what is now the largest organized postdoc association in the USA. This is a fantastic achievement that really highlights the tremendous efforts of our past and present members.
Building and maintaining a successful postdoc association comes with unique challenges, so our past and present co-chairs have put together a white paper resource for postdoc associations.