The deadline to contribute input and evidence to the Advisory Panel for Canada’s Fundamental Science Review is September 30th, 2016. The Executive Board of CAPS/ACSP is currently working on an official response from our organization, which we hope to circulate to postdocs for input prior to submission. In the meantime, we urge all postdocs to … Read More
(Français) TO: All postdoctoral scholars/fellows in Canada
Want to learn more about the national organization that represents all postdocs in Canada? Want to have a say in what we do and how we do it? Well, now’s your chance…
You are all officially invited to attend the 2016 CAPS/ACSP AGM!
REGISTRATION: FREE for all postdocs
WHEN: October 31st 2016, 8:30 am to 6 pm
WHERE: University of Toronto
As the Chair of CAPS/ACSP for 2016-2017, it is my pleasure to unveil our new and improved website! My sincere thanks to the many members of the CAPS/ACSP Executive Teams from 2014-2016 who contributed to the design and content of this site, and especially Dr. Monica Sesma-Vazquez, whose dedication to this task was central to its successful completion.
As a member of the Executive Board of the Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Scholars / Association Canadienne des Stagiaires Postdoctoraux (CAPS/ACSP), I regularly respond to emails from postdocs working all over Canada, who contact our organization for assistance and advice. Far too often those emails are from postdocs who are pregnant (or their friends or colleagues), who contact us seeking information about sources of funds for support during maternity leave. I am sure that many of you know postdocs working in Canada who have faced these or similar challenges related