Resources for Prospective Postdocs

Interested in coming to UChicago for your postdoctoral training?

If you are interested in pursuing a postdoc at UChicago, we suggest you review the departments and laboratories and postdoctoral training grants, and directly contact any faculty that you wish to work with.

The National Postdoctoral Association has resources for graduate students, including information about what to consider when deciding to do a postdoc; identifying the right postdoc position for you; applying for a postdoc; and what to expect in a postdoc interview.

The NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education has prepared a guide for picking a postdoc, including frequently asked questions.

For a continuously updated list of postdoc funding and fellowship opportunities, subscribe to our Weekly Bulletin!

Also check out this resource developed by UChicago Postdoc Nicholas Schade, PhD – “Questions to Ask When Considering Postdoc Positions

  Open Postdoctoral Positions


7/28/2021 – Postdoctoral Position (rare and atypical forms of diabetes) at the University of Chicago 

7/15/2021 – Postdoctoral Position in Pharmacogenomic Research at the University of Chicago

6/24/2021 – Postdoctoral Scholar in Hyaluronan Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of Chicago

6/22/2021 – Postdoctoral Positions in Cancer Immunology/Immunotherapy at the University of Chicago

6/21/2021 – Postdoctoral position in Hematology/Oncology and Human Genetics at the University of Chicago

5/21/2021 – Postdoctoral Scholar in Sleep-Metabolism Research at the University of Chicago

5/18/2021 – Postdoctoral Position in Cancer Biology at the University of Chicago

5/11/2021 – Postdoctoral Position (Pediatric Hematology Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation) at the University of Chicago

4/30/2021 – Postdoctoral Position (Tumor Metastatis) at the University of Chicago

4/27/2021 – Postdoctoral Position (Clinical Translational Research) at the University of Chicago