MSU PDA - Communications and Outreach

Check out the MSU-PDA Newsletter:

Fall 2019Summer 2019Spring 2019Winter 2018/2019

November 2018October 2018September 2018June 2018May 2018 - April 2018 - March 2018 - February 2018

We are eager to highlight the success of our postdocs: if you have any achievements to celebrate and want to share (e.g., grant, paper, conference, award, new position), please email us ( and we will make sure to feature your news in the next MSU-PDA Newsletter!

Also, if you have any leads on upcoming outreach events, professional development activites, fun events, or other items for the next MSU-PDA Newsletter please email them to us (!

Current/Ongoing Events:

  • Skype a Scientist matches scientists with classrooms around the world! Scientists will skype into the classroom for 30-60 minute Q and A sessions that can cover the scientist’s expertise or what it’s like to be a scientist.  Interested?  Sign-up today! 
  • Biology on Tap:  Currently looking for speakers. Contact for more information.  To volunteer include the following info in your email:
    • Your name, department, and position at MSU
    • The topic you'd like to talk about
    • Months you'd be available 

Do you know of other upcoming events or opportunites that could be added to list? Email us at