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How to appoint a postdoctoral fellow

Prospective postdoctoral fellows (PDFs) may contact faculty members directly to discuss potential PDF opportunities and applications can be made directly to the faculty member. We recommend the following resources to learn more about our faculty members and their research:

Should a prospective PDF express interest in a position at the university, the supervising faculty member is responsible for initiating the appointment process. All PDF appointments are made by the faculty, in partnership with Human Resources and the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

To begin the hiring process, please complete the Postdoctoral Fellow Registration Form:

Postdoctoral Fellow Registration Form

For questions regarding the hiring process, contact Keeshia Barksdale at


Information for international postdoctoral fellows