Welcome to Postdoctoral Affairs

Welcome to the University of Waterloo as a postdoctoral fellow! Waterloo is home to nearly 400 postdocs.

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

  1. July 30, 2018Human Frontier Science Program - fellowship applications now open

    HFSP postdoctoral fellowships encourage early career scientists to broaden their research skills by moving into new areas of study while working in a new country.

    The registration site for the 2019 fellowship applications is now open

    Fellowship initiation deadline: 9 August 2018
    Fellowship submission deadline: 23 August 2018

    HFSP fellowships are for three years. Fellows may choose to stay for up to three years in the host country or use the last year of their fellowship to return to their home country or to move to another HFSPO member country.

  2. July 19, 2018Postdoctoral position in data science, big data, data visualization in healthcare (CARE project)

    Postdoctoral Fellow Position (CARE Project)

    focus in Data-Science, Big Data, and Data Visualization in Healthcare
    School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo

  3. June 8, 2018Postdoc position in photovoltaics and energy materials (no longer accepting applications)

    The Functional Nanomaterials Group focuses on the development of nanomaterials for a variety of devices,
    including photovoltaic solar cells and sensors. Materials of interest include nanostructured metal oxides,
    metal halide perovskites, and 2D materials.

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