Council of Postdoctoral Scholars (CPS)

The CPS advises the dean on any issues relevant to postdoctoral scholars and serves as the official liaison between the postdoctoral scholars and all other official Medical School entities. The responsibilities of the CPS include: 

  • establishing mechanisms that allow postdoctoral scholars to communicate and exchange information; 
  • accumulating information representative of the views of postdoctoral scholars and presenting those views to the dean; 
  • and selecting representatives to the Medical School standing committees and subcommittees as described in the bylaws.

Faculty Administrative Liaison: Michael Lipscomb, PhD, Associate Dean for Graduate Education and Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology

Meeting Frequency and Details: CPS committee meetings will be held every other month at a minimum, with the option for holding additional meetings as needed