The Dean's Postdoctoral Fellowship - Eligibility

The Dean’s Postdoctoral Fellowship sponsored by:
The Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership and
The Office for Postdoctoral Fellows


Candidates must have:

  • completed MD, PhD, ScD, or equivalent in the basic or social sciences by the start date of this research fellowship
  • less than four years of relevant postdoctoral research experience       
  • United States citizenship or permanent residency
  • demonstrated motivation for career advancement in research and scholarly excellence

Ordinarily candidates will have at least one first-authored publication and some conference presentations.

Graduates of Harvard Medical School PhD and MD programs should not apply to work with faculty of the department that granted their doctorate.