Support Groups and Associations

uspa_logo.pngUCSC STEAM Postdoc Association (USPA) Google Group and Mailing List

Join the UCSC STEAM [Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Humanities, Mathematics] Postdoc Association (USPA) Google Group. Email the group at

Find out more about UCSC STEAM Postdoc Association at USPA is your route to many resources:

National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) LogoNational Postdoctoral Association (NPA)

UC Santa Cruz is a sustaining institutional member of the National Postdoctoral Association (NPA). The NPA works to improve the postdoctoral experience by supporting research training and professional growth, advocating for postdoctorate policies that benefit researchers and scholars, developing resources for postdoctorates, holding a conference, and maintaining other community-building pursuits. NPA resources and benefits are available to all members of the UCSC community, including faculty, administrators, postdocs, and graduate students. Register as an affiliate member using your email address to access member benefits. Find registration steps here.

Graduate Studies Postdoc and Departmental Seminar Postdoc Google Groups and Mailing Lists

If you are a new UCSC postdoc and have yet to be added to the Graduate Studies Postdoc Google Group, request to be added by sending an email to the UCSC STEAM Postdoc Association (USPA) at Join your departmental seminar mailing lists and memos by searching Google Groups while logged into your UCSC email.