MSU Postdocs

Supporting training and scholarship of Postdoctoral Fellows and Research Associates throughout Michigan State University






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Resources from the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Postdoc Orientation Update!

Explore the Monthly Postdoc Orientations: usually occurring on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 11 am! Please register to attend the monthly Orienation (hybrid Zoom & in-person in BPS room 2215F).

Information for Prospective Postdocs

Are you looking for new opportunities to enhance your credentials and skills as you pursue an independent career? We have many available positions and faculty who are eager to mentor, so explore our listings in Careers @ MSU and search our expert in MSU Scholars.

For questions about life at MSU as a postdoc, please reach out to our office using the contact info below and we’ll do our best to help you on your path.



Community-Engaged Scholarship Write-In

Would scheduling regular, specific times to write about your outreach or engagement work be helpful? If so, please join us on the first Friday of each month for three hours of dedicated time to advance your scholarship. Past participants have written journal articles, grant proposals, book chapters, theses or dissertations, curricula, pieces for public audiences, […]

How to Delegate Effectively (Without Losing Control) Tuesday, December 12 | 12 p.m. ET

It’s no secret that today’s leaders are being asked to do more with less. Delegation is no longer just a “nice to have.” It’s an essential leadership skill that can enhance a leader’s credibility and well-being – and increase revenue by over 33%, according to Gallup. Yet many high-achievers struggle to let go of tasks, […]

Great Lakes Expo

December 5-7, 2023 DeVos Place | Grand Rapids, Michigan Join at Great Lakes EXPO for the new, expanded Innovation Experience focusing on labor-saving technologies. An aisle is dedicated to innovation and agricultural technology. 70+ education sessions and workshops will be offered over the three days. The programming includes sessions on specialty crops, greenhouses, farm marketing, […]

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