Stanford University
Postdoctoral Scholars

Welcome to the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA)

Upcoming Courses & Events:

Postdoctoral Fellowships

Caltrain Go Passes
Available for Eligible Postdocs!

Visit postdoc Pilot Go Pass website for all the information you need to qualify and pick-up your Go Pass at Parking & Transportation Services

Pregnant or Planning a Pregnancy?

Did you know the Environmental Health & Safety Office can provide a Reproductive and Developmental Health Assessment of your work environment?
For more information please contact the
EH&S Office at (650) 723-0448

Maternity & Paternity Information Sessions with Postdoc Benefits

Quick Links

Postdoc Handbook & Policies
Postdoc Groups at Stanford
Financial Assistance for Postdocs
Administrative & Policy Updates Blog
Counseling and Support - Concerned
  about a colleague in distress?
Sexual Assault Support & Resources
Confidential, 24 Hour Assistance for Postdocs


Individual Development Plan (IDP)

Career Workshops & Services:

Stanford Career Center, now known as BEAM (Bridging Education, Ambition, and Meaningful Work)

School of Medicine Career Center (SoMCC)


Institutional Memberships:

National Postdoc Association (NPA)

National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity



Stanford Medicine Resources:

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