Postdoc Search Guide

Doctoral and MFA students who are considering careers in academia or research-intensive careers outside of academia, there are various opportunities to gain additional experience and credentials.

Postdoctoral and visiting assistant professor (VAP) positions can provide the time and mentorship you need to be competitive for faculty positions. They can also be a chance for you to broaden your skill sets or pivot from your graduate studies into other fields. 

Watch these short videos to see if a postdoc is right for you:

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Planning for a Postdoc