Office of Postdoctoral Affairs  


Washington University in St. Louis is committed to excellence in research and education, and recognizes that postdoctoral researchers make a critical contribution to the University's overall research mission through the generation of new ideas, sharing of research knowledge, and the publication of research results. Washington University also recognizes that postdoctoral training positions are temporary training positions designed to enhance scientific, professional and other skills.  The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA) provides support and resources for postdoctoral researchers, as well as faculty and administration, and advocates for postdoctoral issues.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact OPA at



Postdoc Society Ice Cream Social!

Monday, August 28, 2017 

Come join the WashU Postdoc Society for our Summer Ice Cream Social! We’ll be serving Ted Drewe’s and some refreshing beverages. The Ice Cream Social will be held on Monday, August 28th from 4:30-6:00 pm in the Shaffer Courtyard, located in the McDonnell Science Center, on the Medical School Campus. The rain location will be held in the Shell Café.

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