Part of the UCSF Graduate Division, the Office for Postdoctoral Scholars serves as a central resource and information conduit for all postdocs as well as faculty and staff who work with postdocs at UCSF.
Activities of the Postdoc Office include:
- Quarterly postdoc orientations
- Career development activities
- Advising individual postdocs
- Diversity programs
- Advocating for postdoc inclusion in the activities of other campus organizations
- Reviewing/granting requests for exceptions to standard policy (e.g. length of apppointment, part-time appointments)
- Recruitment activities
Follow the links on the left for information about salary and benefits, funding resources, career development opportunities and more.
Note that your Human Resources representative should be able to answer most questions about your postdoctoral appointment at UCSF. If you don't know who your HR rep is, use the HR Department's online search tool to find out. (Note that this tool does not work in the Safari browser. Try Firefox.)
Still have questions? Contact the Postdoc Office. We are here for you!
The UCSF Graduate Division
Office for Postdoctoral Scholars
William J. Rutter Center at Mission Bay
1675 Owens Street, Suite 310
Campus Box 0523
San Francisco, CA 94143
Christine Des Jarlais, EdD
Assistant Dean for Postdocs & Career Development
Administrative Analyst, Graduate Division
Communications Director, Graduate Division (webmaster)
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