Welcome to CAPA

Members of the
Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Administrators
include senior academic administrators and staff responsible for postdoctoral issues at universities and research organizations across Canada.

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Welcome to the Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Administrators

Members of the Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Administrators include senior academic administrators and staff responsible for postdoctoral issues at universities and research organizations across Canada. Others interested in these issues (representatives of funding organizations, and of postdoctoral organizations) can be Associate Members.

Leading Voice

Leading voice in Canada for Postdoctoral issues.

Authoritative Source

Recognized as an authoritative source on Postdoctoral issues in Canada.

Success

Improve the context for success for Postdoctoral Scholars in Canada.

Aims of the organization are to

share best practices and to promote the environment for successful postdoctoral scholarship and training. We have listservs to share information among members, and aim to hold meetings at least once a year.

Latest News

Not For Profit Status Confirmed

Fantastic news to kick off CAPA’s 2021 year.  Thanks to the hard work and dedication of the CAPA Board and our partners, we received official confirmation of our Federal Not-for-Profit status.

AGM Held on December 3rd, 2020

Thank you for all who joined us in our first virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM)!  This AGM we saw influential CAPA board members Trevor Crowe, Lisa Haley, and Hourik Khanlian leave their roles.  CAPA appreciates everything that they have contributed to this...

Join us for our CAPA Monthly Members Meetings!

CAPA will be hosting monthly meetings on the last Friday of every month from 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST.  Join us to discuss Canadian Postdoctoral issues, be updated on opportunities and regulations, share knowledge, and help build a thriving Canadian Postdoctoral...

Meet the New CAPA Board of Directors

Our latest AGM saw a few cherished faces leave the CAPA board of directors, and three new faces voted in to take CAPA towards our future.  Please feel free to visit the site for more details.