Postdoctoral Scholars

Welcome to Postdoctoral Scholar Appointments & Services at UCLA! Every year, UCLA hosts approximately 1,400 postdoctoral scholars (postdocs) from across the world. Engaged in advanced training and research, UCLA’s postdocs make significant contributions to the university’s educational and research missions.

As members of the UCLA community, postdocs have access to a world-class university and its resource network. The following links are intended for prospective, new, and current UCLA postdocs who are looking for information about their position and benefits or about resources available to them at UCLA.

If you are a postdoc administrator or mentor, please visit Go.Grad for resources and forms.

Prospective Postdoctoral Scholars

Students on Bruin Walk

If you have a doctoral degree and are interested in becoming a postdoctoral scholar, please use the links below to explore how to apply for a position and available funding and fellowship programs that may assist you.

New/Current Postdoctoral Scholars

Student in a Lab

UCLA has a range of resources available to new and current postdocs. Use the links below to learn about our quarterly Postdoctoral Scholar Orientations, services and resources available to postdocs at UCLA, and details regarding postdoctoral scholar appointments and benefits.

Revised 1/2018