about us

About Us

Who We Are

Reporting to the universitywide Office of the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, and committed to advancing the University’s mission to conduct cutting-edge research and advanced training, the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs supports postdoctoral researchers and their faculty mentors by providing a central hub for professional development, knowledge sharing, and community-building opportunities.

What We Do

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs helps postdocs make the most of their time at Rutgers by providing central coordination of information and opportunities relevant to all postdocs, universitywide.  Specifically, we:

How We Do It

In addition to guidance from the Executive Steering Committee and the Website Advisory Team, the office relies on a strong partnership with the Postdoctoral Association and with several units across Rutgers.

We also acknowledge support from the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation, which provides Rutgers with funding to support postdocs through training and workforce development grants.

National Institute of HealthNational Science Foundation