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Welcome to Northwestern

We are proud of recruiting skilled and talented postdoctoral scholars and providing them with the best possible training.

Postdocs

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is a central resource for postdoctoral training at Northwestern University. The office works with Northwestern postdocs, faculty members and administrators to:

  • Provide access to professional, career development resources and mentoring
  • Build a strong and interactive postdoctoral community
  • Advise on postdoctoral training policies and guidelines

  

Need help and not sure where to start?

Contact the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs if you need assistance and you are not sure where to begin. For issues related to research training, professional development, conflict resolution, mental health, disabilities accommodations, inappropriate workplace interactions or other topics, the office can help navigate you to the appropriate Northwestern resources and offices. We are here to help!

 

 

By the Numbers

TGS has:

1017
Postdocs on Evanston and Chicago campuses
107
Campus departments and centers that train postdocs
64
Home countries represented in the postdoc population