About PAW

PAW represents Western's postdoctoral scholars. We work hard to develop training programs, social events and act as liaison between postdocs and Western's administration. We work for you, so be involved with PAW by attending events and volunteering with PAW! Email us feedback, comments and ideas at postdocs@uwo.ca.

Notices and Upcoming EventS

Join us in our next meeting! The next PAW meeting will be held on October 29th 2019 at 4:00 pm, at the meeting room, Grad Club. Nachos will be served!


Effective Mentoring for Academic Careers: A Workshop for Postdocs with Karyn Olsen, PhD

Friday, October 18th, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm

Centre for Teaching and Learning, Weldon Library, Room 121

Join us for an interactive discussion on developing your mentorship skills. We will discuss characteristics of effective mentors and consider how mentoring can benefit careers in academia. In addition, we will share steps for developing strong mentor/mentee relationships and learn about successful communication with junior colleagues in the Canadian academic context. Participants will have the opportunity to apply these ideas across a variety of disciplines. Pizza lunch will be provided! 

Please click here to register. 








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