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MSU-PDA is a volunteer based organization that depends on the community of postdoctoral scholars here at Michigan State University. 

The MSU-PDA’s mission is to:

  • Help postdocs achieve their professional and personal goals while at MSU.
  • Provide resources for social and career development.
  • Initiate a mutual dialog with the University administration.
  • Create a well-recognized postdoctoral association community.


Upcoming events:

  • The Annual Postdoc Orientation, co-hosted by the MSU-PDA,  the Postdoc Office, Academic Advancement Network (AAN), and Academic HR will take place Wed, August 22nd from 8:30-11:30am in the Natural Science Building, room 116.
  • The Annual MSU-PDA Picnic will take place Sun, August 26th from 12-4pm at the Central Park Pavilion in Okemos.  Lunch will be provided (catered by Pizza House)!

Contact Us

By email:

By mail:

Chittenden Hall
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824



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