About Us

The purpose of the PDA is to serve the postdoctoral community at UGA, thereby promoting the university’s research and teaching missions.

Our objectives are:

  • To enhance the visibility of postdocs at UGA and at the local, national, and international levels
  • To foster the UGA Postdoctoral community through social interactions
  • To serve as a liason between postdocs and the university administration
  • To advocate for the interests of UGA Postdocs

The University of Georgia PDA is governed by the PDA bylaws, ratified April 2010.

Executive Board 2017-2018

  • President: Anil Kumar
  • Vice President: Varughese Mulamoottil
  • Treasurer: Haris Panagos
  • Secretary: Ana Bento and Sara Porfirio (co-secretaries)
  • Public Relations: Christine Reitmayer
  • Library Council Rep: Claire Edwards
  • University Council Rep: Claire Edwards

The PDA provides a unique opportunity for leadership and service for postdocs at UGA. If you are interested in getting involved or have any questions, please contact us at pdassoc@uga.edu.