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Post-Docs at the UW

We understand postdoctoral fellows have needs that are different from graduate students. To help serve UW-affiliated post-docs, we’ve created an Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA) to help navigate challenges, provide opportunities, and offer mentoring.


To help enrich your experience at UW, the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs hosts office hours for postdocs.

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Awards & Funding

As part of our investment in equity and excellence for students of color, the Graduate School has put together this collection of helpful resources.

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Resources for Postdocs

We know that International students face unique challenges. To ease these challenges, we’ve created a resource page just for you.

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Advice Knowledge Base

Over the years, the Graduate School has created hundreds of articles aimed at helping students and post-docs get the most our of their experience at the UW. For the first time, we’ve collected all of these articles in one searchable database, from stories on how to work with your PI or secure funding to insights on how to deal with mental health challenges and impostor syndrome, and much more…

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