Temple University Postdoctoral Association

The Temple University Postdoctoral Association (TUPA) strives to support and enhance the experiences of postdoctoral researchers on a career development, social, and cultural basis.

Goals of the Temple Postdoctoral Association:

  • Develop inter-departmental social and networking opportunities for postdoctoral scholars from all disciplines in the interest of fostering a community of postdocs at Temple.
  • Provide professional development specifically tailored to postdoctoral scholars.
  • Promote inclusion and representation of all postdoctoral fellows and advocate for a diverse postdoctoral community.
  • Assist transitioning researchers to navigate living in a new city and/or country.
  • Generate outreach opportunities to promote science and education in the surrounding communities.