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Mission Statement

To advance the training of postdoctoral appointees for career development as scientific professionals.


  • To aid in the recruitment of high quality individuals seeking to further their training after obtaining their terminal degree
  • To provide a seamless and smooth appointment process of selected candidates
  • To foster an institutional commitment to the highest quality and standards of training
  • To provide advocacy for issues related to salary, benefits, grievances and other matters appropriate to the support of postdoctoral appointees
  • To track the career progress of former appointees