Skip to main content
Explore URMC

URMC Logo

menu

How To Apply

scholar in labWe are looking for individuals with a PhD in biomedical or behavioral sciences and with no previous postdoctoral experience or up to three years postdoctoral experience who would like to begin a 3-year post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Rochester.

Per NIH restrictions, by the time of appointment, each Scholar must be a citizen or a non-citizen national of the United States who has been lawfully admitted for permanent residence (i.e., possess a currently valid Permanent Resident Card USCIS Form I-551, or other legal verification of such status).

How To Apply

Step One - Contact The Program Directors

Contact the Program Training Directors at the University of Rochester (PJ Simpson-Haidaris, PhD) and/or Rochester Institute for Technology (Peter Hauser, PhD) for more information so that we may help you identify prospective research mentors at the University of Rochester that align with your research interests and career goals.

Step 2 - Identified Mentored Postdoctoral Training 

After you have determined with the Program Training Directors that the Rochester Postdoc Partnership for postdoctoral training has opportunities for your career development, please submit the application materials detailed in step 3.

Step 3 - Submit The Following Documents

  1. Cover letter briefly describing current training in biomedical/behavioral research, your research and teaching career goals, and naming the potential UR research mentors identified with Drs. Simpson-Haidaris and Hauser.
  2. A copy of your updated Curriculum Vitae 
  3. Official transcripts from all institutions where you received graduate training (Post-bac, M.S. and Ph.D.).
  4. Three letters of recommendation from research mentors and professors for whom you have spent considerable time and effort and who have an in-depth knowledge of your scholarly work and your research interests.
  5. In addition, you may also include reprints of your peer-reviewed publications.

Application Submissions

Please send all application materials by e-mail or regular mail to:

Oksana Babiy
Rochester Partnership Administrator
University of Rochester-CTSI
265 Crittenden Blvd.
CU 420708
Rochester, NY 14642