Welcome to the University of Notre Dame Office for Postdoctoral Scholars. Our office services the needs of the University's Postdoctoral Scholars and Non-faculty Research Appointees.  We work collaboratively with Notre Dame's many departments and divisions by providing the following services:

  • Oversee policies and procedures pertaining to the University’s non-faculty research appointments
  • Serves as an information source and liaison among non-faculty research appointees, faculty and administrators
  • Issues letters of appointment, facilitates personnel and pay matters
  • Collaborates with the Graduate School and Office of Human Resources on training and professional development opportunities
  • Career exploration and planning for postdoctoral scholars
  • Assistance for faculty in recruiting and hiring non-faculty research appointments
  • Visa support for international non-faculty research appointments
  • Fostering a strong and interactive postdoctoral community

The Office for Postdoctoral Scholars will be your main resource during your postdoctoral training at the University of Notre Dame.  We want your time at Notre Dame to be as productive and rewarding as possible, so we encourage you to utilize this website and contact our office with any questions.