Welcome to Postdoctoral Affairs

Welcome to the University of Waterloo as a postdoctoral fellow! Waterloo is home to approximately 350 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. June 8, 2018Postdoc position in photovoltaics and energy materials

    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.

  2. May 22, 2018Postdoctoral Fellow Position with the Cancer Nanomaterials Research Group (CNRG)


    A position for a postdoctoral fellow is immediately available for a translational research project between the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre (Kitchener, Ontario) and the School of Pharmacy (University of Waterloo).

  3. May 7, 2018MEOPAR postdoctoral top-up funding

    MEOPAR Postdoctoral Awards

    In 2018-19, the Marine Environmental Observation, Prediction and Response (MEOPAR) Network will offer up to three Postdoctoral Awards. The awards will provide top-up funding ($20,000/year) to highly-qualified postdoctoral candidates who have secured a base level of funding from other sources.

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