Boston University is committed to providing a supportive and competitive training environment for research and scholarship. Professional Development & Postdoctoral Affairs (PDPA) offers programs, resources, and services that are tailored to meet the specific needs of doctoral students, postdoctoral scholars, and their faculty mentors.
Skillsmatch! Now Available for PhDs.
Skillsmatch is a skill inventorying tool created by Lightcast (previously EMSI/BurningGlass). Skillsmatch allows you to inventory your current skill set, Read more
21 Days of Unlearning Racism and Learning Anti-racism
PDPA remains committed to building opportunities for inclusive doctoral and postdoctoral professional development. In order to better prepare members of Read more
What is an Individual Development Plan (IDP1)?
Wednesday, January 18, 12-1 pm Individual Development Plans (IDPs) are a customized roadmap for your professional training and goals and Read more