Postdoctoral Paid Family Leave (PPFL)

Postdocs are entitled to 8 weeks of Postdoctoral Paid Family Leave (PPFL), within one (1) year of birth or placement of the child. PPFL can be used for:

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 Integrated Disability & Absence Management (IDAM) Office within 30 days, by sending an email to