Postdoctoral Training

Postdocs are vital members of our institutional culture, valued and respected for their significant contributions to the University of Pittsburgh's research enterprise.

Maximize your postdoctoral experience at Pitt:

  • Ranked fifth in NIH awards
  • State-of-the-art research facilities
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Innovative career development practices
  • Active postdoctoral association

Visit the Center for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Career Development in the Health Sciences for additional information about career development programs and resources available for postdoctoral trainees.

Please contact for additional information and assistance.

Health science professionals

Postdoctoral Affairs - Health Sciences

For information about the schools of Dental Medicine, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy and Public Health, visit the Office of Academic Career Development's Center for Postdoctoral Affairs in the Health Sciences.

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Postdoctoral Affairs - Outside the Health Sciences

Aside from Pitt's rich academic environment, additional resources and services are available to support postdoctoral training and professional career development in the schools of the Arts and Sciences, Business, Computing and Information Sciences, Education, Engineering, Law, Public and International Affairs, and Social Work.