Featured Postdoc News & Events

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Postdoctoral training opportunities at Northwestern

Please find a selection of open postdoctoral fellowship positions at Northwestern on this page, updates are made regularly! Please visit the "Open Northwestern Positions" page to find more information.

Announcements, Job Opportunities

TGS Professional Development Offerings

Check back often for all of TGS' latest professional development opportunities, including workshops, presentations, and networking events.

Professional Development

Computational Research Day 2018

Attention students and postdocs! Display your research, practice presenting, network with fellow researchers, and compete for prizes at Northwestern Computational Research Day on Tuesday April, 10, 2018. All areas of research are welcome. This year’s event will include a Poster Contest, Visualization Competition and Lightning Talks.

Professional Development

Winter Quarter Work/Life & Family Resources Programming

Check out upcoming Work/Life & Family Resources programming for postdocs and students with children!

Activities and Events, Professional Development

Master of Science in Law Program Information Sessions

The Master of Science in Law degree (MSL) at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law arms STEM professionals with the tools they need to succeed in today’s innovative economy. Attend one of their information sessions to learn more!

Professional Development

Research & Development Positions

Please check out recent Research & Development job opportunities!

Job Opportunities

DGP Lectures in Life Sciences Seminar Series

The 2018 Winter-Spring schedule for the DGP Lectures in Life Sciences (LLS) seminar series is now available. All seminars take place on Tuesdays at 330pm in Baldwin Auditorium (1st floor, Lurie Research Building), unless otherwise indicated.

Activities and Events, Announcements

NUCATS Regulatory Drop-In Hours

Have a regulatory question? Attend Regulatory Drop-in Hours (1st Wednesday of the month, 2-4pm) on the Chicago campus.


Northwestern Memorial Foundation Funding Opportunities

Northwestern Memorial Foundation released a new request for proposals for the Friends of Prentice Fiscal Year 2019 Grants Initiative, which aims to support advances in women’s health programs in research, patient care, education, and community service. The deadline to submit proposals is March 16.

Funding Connection

HR Announcements & Updates

Check out the latest announcements and programming from HR!


Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program

The Zuckerman Postdoctoral Scholars Program attracts high-achieving postdoctoral scholars from premier universities in the United States to do research at one of four Israeli universities. Once they complete their research, many Zuckerman postdocs are expected to accept faculty positions at top North American universities, weaving a network of academic collaboration and goodwill that will greatly benefit US-Israeli scientific cooperation. The deadline for applications to Hebrew University, Tel Aviv University, and Weizmann Institute of Science has been extended to: March 15.

International, Funding Connection

UChicago's 1st Annual Healthcare Career Networking Event

Registration has opened for UChicago's 1st annual Healthcare Career Networking Event at the University of Chicago Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (5807 S. Woodlawn Ave., Suite 207, Chicago, IL 60637) on March 1, 5:30-8pm.

Professional Development, Activities and Events

Congratulations to Cycle 1 Travel Award Recipients!

Congratulations to the 1st round of awardees for the 2017-18 Postdoc Professional Development Travel Award. We appreciate the time everyone took to submit applications. Please stay tuned for updated information for the next application cycle that will open this quarter.

Announcements, Funding Connection