Marble Surface

Welcome to the PDAC homepage!

PDAC is a newly minted union, ran by postdocs for postdocs

Join PDAC in building a strong community, in which postdocs are provided:

  1. Fair and reasonable compensation and benefits for their work

  2. Effective career and professional development opportunities

  3. A supportive social network,

  4. A protection from arbitrary decisions;

  5. Rights and privileges similar to those provided to graduate students and faculty members

Learn more about PDAC

PDAC Highlights

Collective Agreement

PDAC has negotiated with the UofC to establish fair employment conditions for postdocs


Keep up to date with PDAC by checking out our monthly newsletter

Latest PDAC News

The Collective Agreement between PDAC and The University of Calgary came into effect on Jan 1st 2021


PDAC's VP External, Dr. Michèle Hébert represented all Canadian Postdocs at the Canadian Science Policy Centre (CSPC) Federal Budget 2021 Symposium!  

Watch the Academia & Next-Generation Session featuring Dr. Hébert HERE!

Screen Shot 2021-05-20 at 4.34.41 PM.png


PDAC is organizing a number of virtual events for postdocs

Follow us on Twitter