Postdoc CommitteesPostdoc Committees 

  • Spotlight on Science (SOS)
    • SOS is a professional and career development seminar series for postdocs and graduate students that has been going on for over one decade. SOS meets every other Monday from noon-1pm.
    • The SOS Committee consists of Graduate Students, Postdocs and members of the Postdoc Office and Graduate School. The committee meets quarterly to discuss potential topics of interest for the Spotlight on Science seminar series.
    • Each committee member has the opportunity to brainstorm SOS topics and bring new ideas to the series. They also get the opportunity to build their network by recruiting speakers.
    • If you are interested in joining, please contact: Paris Eason (paeason@mcw.edu)

Postdoc Advisory Committee (PAC)

  • The PAC consists of postdocs from MCW and the BRI.
  • The PAC assists the Office of Postdoctoral Education in identifying the needs of postdoctoral fellows by starting initiatives to create a better fellowship experience while at MCW. They plan and execute yearly activities that support postdoc networking and career building. They also draft new policies that enhance the life experience of MCW postdocs.
  • The PAC meets once per month.
  • If you are interested in joining, please contact: Paris Eason (paeason@mcw.edu)

PAC Members

Dusanka Djoric, PhDDusanka Djoric, PhD

Microbiology and Immunology
Co-President

Daniel Bretl, PhDDan Bretl, PhD

Microbiology and Immunology
Co-President

Mark Begonia, PhDMark Begonia, PhD

Neurosurgery
VA Medical Center - Milwaukee
Secretary

John Henry DasingerJohn Henry Dasinger

Physiology
Social Chair

Jana Ranson, PhDJana Ranson, PhD

Neurosurgery
Chair Community Engagement

Justine Abais-BattadJustine Abais-Battad

Physiology
Chair Postdoc Awards Committee

Josh Garlich, PhDJosh Garlich, PhD

Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology
Member

Emily Siebers, PhDEmily Siebers, PhD

Pathology
Member

Rachel A. Jones Lipinski, PhDRachel A. Jones Lipinski, PhD

Department of Biochemistry
Member

Ujala RanaUjala Rana

Vindhya UdhaneVindhya Udhane

Keith WuKeith Wu