Postdoctoral students Yan Liu, at left, and Lin Yao prepare stem-cell cultures in Su-Chun Zhang's research lab at the Waisman Center.

Postdoctoral scholars Yan Liu, at left, and Lin Yao prepare stem-cell cultures in Su-Chun Zhang's research lab at the Waisman Center

Available Postdoctoral Positions at UW-Madison

There are two types of Postdoctoral Scholars at UW-Madison: Research Associates and Postdoctoral Fellows/Trainees. Research Associates are usually funded from a principal investigator’s grant funds or other sources rather than from fellowship funds awarded an individual. A Postdoctoral Fellowship or Postdoctoral Traineeship is an award, funded by an outside organization or agency, to the institution or individual. Salaries, benefits, and some policies vary depending on title. Type of appointment will be stated in appointment letter.

Current Research Associate & Research Intern Vacancies

An electronic listing of vacancies posted by departments via the Academic Personnel Office.  Updated weekly. 

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Institute on Aging (Vacancies)

Research in aging, geriatrics, and lifespan development.

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McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research (Postdoctoral Programs)

The central mission of the McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research is twofold:

To pursue outstanding research programs directed toward understanding the causes and biology of cancer and the factors that regulate normal and neoplastic growth and differentiation.

To provide training of the highest quality in basic cancer research at the graduate and postdoctoral level.

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Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

WID is dedicated to advancing theoretical and laboratory research in distributed, information-rich systems. WID identifies, characterizes and exploits informational mechanisms at the interfaces among physical, biological and social systems using novel experimental, computational and theoretical approaches.

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Other UW-Madison Centers and Institutes