Postdoctoral Scholars

A Postdoctoral Scholar (Postdoc) is an individual who holds a doctoral degree and is engaged in advanced training and education, and conducts research under the guidance of a faculty member at UCLA. A postdoctoral scholar position prepares you for a career in academia, industry, government or the non-profit sector. Each year, UCLA hosts approximately 1,400 postdocs from across the world who play a critical role in furthering the University’s educational and research mission.

Prospective Postdoctoral Scholars

New/Current Postdoctoral Scholars

Career Development

Administrators & Mentors