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Five Categories of Postdoctoral Appointments

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Academic Level:
Postdoc & Early Career

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs at Northwestern University supports five different categories of postdoctoral appointments.

-Postdoctoral Scholar

-Postdoctoral Fellow-NRSA

-Postdoctoral Fellow-Direct Fellowship

-Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow

-WCAS Teaching and Research Postdoctoral Fellows (Formerly Mellon Postdoctoral Fellows)

All postdoctoral trainee positions are full-time positions for a minimum of 12 months. Your benefits’ eligibility varies according to your postdoctoral appointment classification. Information on each type of appointment and its associated benefits are listed on the website.

Participating Institution(s):
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Northwestern University (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Postdoc Website this link takes you to a different website
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