MSU Postdocs

Michigan State University’s Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA) is dedicated to Leadership Development, Postdoctoral Training Infrastructure, and Training Support.






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Postdoc Orientation Update!

Due to the recent events relating to the Coronavirus outbreak, orientation sessions have adjusted to fit an online format via Microsoft Teams. Please continue to use the button to the right to register for these sessions. Stay safe and healthy!

Events around campus for MSU Postdocs

National Postdoc Appreciation Week 2020

National Postdoc Appreciation Week has been a tradition for over a decade in the United States, since the NPA first identified a week in September to celebrate the community back in 2009. In 2010, the US House of Representatives approved House Resolution 1545 that established this week, beginning on the third Monday of September, be […]

Managing Change in Uncertain Times

Take advantage of a 2-part workshop series coming soon (11 am to 1 pm on June 29 and July 1, 2020)! Register for each session individually by clicking on the links below. Crisis to Adventure (June 29) will help you prepare for the current job market. You will receive tools and advice to adapt to […]

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