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



11th Annual Postdoc Symposium - Thursday, April 2, 2015
Thank you to all who attended!  Click here to see who won the poster awards and Outstanding Faculty Mentor!

We have postdoc hoodies!  Stop by the office between 8 - 4pm to purchase, $18 each.

2015 Summer Fun Events - get out of the lab and do something fun this summer!

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