Welcome to Postdoctoral Affairs

Welcome to the University of Waterloo as a postdoctoral fellow! Waterloo is home to approximately 350 postdocs; Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs is here to:

  • Support the University of Waterloo postdoc community
  • Advocate for, secure, and promote postdoc resources and benefits
  • Establish guidelines for postdoctoral appointments
  • Offer guidance to faculty and staff who hire postdoctoral fellows


Postdoctoral Affairs is located on the 2nd floor of the Needles Hall building. If you have questions, please email postdocs@uwaterloo.ca, or directly contact one of our people.