Support for Postdoctoral Associates

Enhance your mental health with these supports

  1. Staff Wellness

    Staff Wellness leads a number of programs, resources and services, to help promote, support, and sustain the health and wellness of faculty and staff at UCalgary.

  2. Lifeworks

    UCalgary's Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP) provides well-being support for benefit-eligible employees. Services provided include short-term professional counselling and are confidential. You and your eligible dependents have access to EFAP at no cost to you. 

    Call toll-free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to book appointments or access immediate help.

    Phone: 1.866.424.0699
    TTY: 1.877.338.0275

    Any employees who currently have a case with previous UCalgary EFAP vendors will continue to receive support from that provider until the sessions are completed. For any future assistance, reach out to the toll-free phone number listed above.

  1. Postdoctoral Office

    The Postdoctoral Office enriches and elevates postdoctoral training at the University of Calgary and supports postdoctoral scholars in their pursuit of future career success.

  2. Postdoctoral Association

    The Postdoctoral Association provides a collective voice for the issues of particular relevance and interest to postdoctoral associates, a liaison between postdoctoral associates and the administration of the university, and works with the postdoctoral office to promote and develop effective training and career counselling of postdoctoral associates.