Many postdoctoral appointments are funded by individual members of the faculty based on allocations from their research grants, or by academic departments based upon strategic initiatives. Potential postdoctoral associates are encouraged to contact faculty of interest to inquire about opportunities within their research groups. This page will provide a running list of postdoctoral funding opportunities.
- UMBC’s Postdoctoral Fellowship for Faculty Diversity is a 2-year in residence fellowship that supports promising scholars who are committed to diversity in the academy and to prepare those scholars for possible tenure track appointments at UMBC.
- National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NHGRI Intramural Health Disparities Postdoctoral Fellowship is intended for recent doctoral and medical graduates interested in utilizing genetics/genomics approaches in the growing area of health disparities research. As part of this program, fellows may engage in basic, clinical or social behavioral research in an interdisciplinary research environment with access to the unparalleled resources of the NIH. Fellows will also receive personalized mentoring and take advantage of professional development resources through the NHGRI Intramural Training Office and The NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education. Contact: Faith Harrow Plante Ph.D.,Training Program Coordinator, NHGRI Intramural Training Office, National Institutes of Health. E-mail: email@example.com
- Small Business Postdoctoral Research Diversity Fellowship