Speech bubbles that state Postdoc Chats“Postdoc Chats" is our informal social hour for GT postdocs by postdocs. We know that postdocs have similar concerns, and would like to have more opportunities to talk with other postdocs. Expect a space to talk openly and meet postdocs like you!

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Spring 2024 Postdoc Chats

This re-occurring meet-up is continuing! If interested, please contact Nima Abbaspour (nima.abbaspour@me.gatech.edu). You can also join their WhatsApp group to receive communications.

Location: Rocky Mountain Pizza Company [Map]

Date: Every Wednesday

Time: Starting at 5:00 p.m. ET

A group of postdocs around a table sharing food and beers.


Fall 2023 Postdoc Chats

A group of postdocs from the Renewable Bioproducts Institute have a reoccurring meet-up. If interested, please contact Nima Abbaspour (nima.abbaspour@me.gatech.edu).

Location: Rocky Mountain Pizza Company [Map]

Date: Every Thursday

Time: Starting at 5:00 p.m. ET


Fall 2022 Postdoc Chats

Take a break! Get some coffee, tea, or snacks and meet other postdocs on campus.

Location: Whistle Bistro [Map]

Dates And Times:

  • September 7 at 10 a.m.
  • September 21 at 1 p.m.
  • October 5 at 10 a.m.
  • October 19 at 1 p.m.
  • November 2 at 10 a.m. cancelled
  • November 16 at 11 a.m. at the Rising Roll Cafe [MAP HERE]
  • December 7 at 10 a.m. cancelled


Spring 2022 Postdoc Cupcake Chats

In spring 2022, we debuted "Cupcake Chats", a venue for postdocs to meet each other and give feedback on priorities for this year. Cupcakes were provided. 

  • Tuesday, February 15, 2022, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. ET
  • Thursday, March 3, 2022, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. ET
  • Wednesday, March 30, 2022, 12 - 1:30 p.m. ET


Fall 2021 Postdoc Chats

In fall 2021, we met near Sideways Cafe (aka Blue Donkey Coffee) in the basement of the GT Library every other Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET

  • Wednesday, August 18, 2021
  • Wednesday, September 1, 2021
  • Wednesday, September 15, 2021
  • Wednesday, September 29, 2021
  • Wednesday, October 13, 2021
  • Wednesday, October 27, 2021
  • Wednesday, November 10, 2021
  • Wednesday, December 8, 2021



Postdoc Chats is a collaboration between interested postdocs and the Office of Postdoctoral Services. If you are interested in hosting Postdoc Chats, please reach out to us at postdoc-services@gatech.edu.



Questions can be sent to postdoc-services@gatech.edu.