Mon, 11/15/2021

Hello all, happy November!

Coffee and After-work Meetups

Our monthly after-work meetups will in general be on the 3rd Thursday of every month, but this month we will hold it before Thanksgiving, at the Muddy Charles Pub on campus! The Muddy has...

Fri, 10/15/2021


Happy Friday everyone! Here are some updates from us for the coming month:

Coffee and After-work Meetups: We are continuing to host coffee events on a monthly basis! Our regular time will be the first Monday of each month at 3 pm (outside as long as weather...

Wed, 09/22/2021

Hello all, 

Hope everyone is having a good start to the new semester!  

Coffee and After-work Meetups: We had a great time at our first coffee event earlier this month! We are looking for a regular time to hold monthly coffee meetups on campus (outside as long as...

Mon, 08/30/2021

As we start to look toward what happens next, we will have new co-chairs helping to engage LGBTQIA+ Postdocs on campus. 

The first of such events is this coming September 8th 2021 at 1 pm. Email or join the mailing list to...

Fri, 03/01/2019

As of March 2019, the MIT Postdoctoral Association (PDA) has agreed to be a continuing sponsor of qtPhDs! We are excited to continue working with the PDA and the Human Affairs Committee to provide fantastic opportunities for LGBT Postdocs and Allies at MIT to meet and interact.

qtPhDs was...

Thu, 01/24/2019

On Thursday, January 24th, qtPhDs and their friends went Candlepin Bowling at Sacco's Bowl Haven, with ten people on two lanes. Many drinks and pizzas were consumed, and at least a few pins were knocked down by the end of the night!


Tue, 01/08/2019

Our monthly social (complete with coffee, tea, and light desserts) will be this ThursdayJanuary 10th, from 3–4pm in Building 46, on the Fourth Floor Terrace. Feel free to bring yourself, a friend, or a snack...

Wed, 12/12/2018

qtPhDs@MIT will be hosting it's December social on Thursday, December 13th from 3-4pm in the Rainbow Lounge (Walker Memorial Room 50-250). We'll be running a cookie exchange! Bring a sweet treat and celebrate the...

Thu, 11/08/2018

On November 8th, qtPhDs@MIT held our first meeting of the year, a "Cookie Hour", serving coffee and tea in the Rainbow Lounge (Walker Memorial, 50-250). It was great seeing so many new faces!


Thu, 02/01/2018

Early this year, qtPhDs received a PInG grant from the MIT Postdoctoral Association to fund its programing for the upcoming year! We thank the PDA for the opportunity to grow our queer and trans-identifying postdoctoral community at MIT and look forward to a year of great events!