PDAC Executive Board


Andrew Beaudin

  • Supervises and guides the affairs and actions of the PDAC Executive Council

  • Conducts or oversees all negotiations done on behalf of PDAC or its members, including

collective bargaining

  • Chairs all meetings of the PDAC membership or Executive, unless delegated to another Executive Officer

  • Acts as an ex officio member of all PDAC Standing or Working Committees

  • Acts as the spokesperson for PDAC and its members

  • Carries primary responsibility for ensuring the effective and efficient functioning of the Executive and the Association and for ensuring the continuity of PDAC

Vice President Communications

Claire Kamaliddin

First contact for the members of PDAC
Responsible for communicating the affairs of PDAC and the Executive Council to the membership via email and posts on the PDAC website and/or social media accounts.

Vice President Operations

Tatiana Maroilley

  • Organizes Executive Council meetings as well as meetings of the general membership

  • Records and minutes from for all meetings of the PDAC Executive and/or membership

  • Manages the storage and maintenance of all official records of PDAC and the Executive Council, as well as the sharing of those records with members as needed

Vice President Internal

Lauren Benson

Acts as the primary liaison between the PDAC Executive and the faculties, departments, institutes, and offices internal to the University of Calgary

Vice President External

Mohammad Zargartalebi

Acts as the primary liaison between the PDAC Executive and any individuals, organizations, or groups external to the Association and/or the University of Calgary, including other postdoctoral associations at the provincial and national levels

Vice President Finance

Cameron Semper

  • Conducts all financial transactions on behalf of PDAC

  • Manages all of PDAC’s financial accounts including the maintenance and storage of financial records and the sharing of those records with members as needed

  • Responsible for developing PDAC’s annual budget in consultation with other members of the


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