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Paid Parental Leave

Postdocs are entitled to 4 weeks of paid parental leave, within one (1) year of birth or placement of the child . Requests must be submitted at least thirty (30) days in advance. You may view the full Leave of Absences Article 12 for further detail. To request use of this benefit or for any leave of absence questions, please contact Gayle Tornberg, Disability & Medical Leave Specialist at