Every year, UCLA hosts approximately 1,400 postdoctoral scholars (postdocs) from across the world. Engaged in advanced training and research, UCLA’s postdocs make significant contributions to the university’s educational and research missions.

As members of the UCLA community, postdocs have access to a world-class university and its resource network. This website is intended for prospective, new, and current UCLA postdocs who are looking for information about their position and benefits or about resources available to them at UCLA.


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Recent UCLA Postdoc Blog Posts:

By gdadmin / January 20, 2021

How can I access the UCLA Library from off-campus?

UCLA students, faculty, and staff can access all resources and services available from the UCLA library website by using the...

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By Daniel Wong / January 15, 2021

Resources and Support for Postdoctoral Scholars

  To the Postdoctoral Scholar Community, As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to create many challenges, we want to acknowledge the...

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By gdadmin / January 14, 2021

UCLA Policy & Procedures Reminders for Postdocs

Periodically, we talk to some of UCLA's experts on policy and procedures for postdoctoral appointments. Here is some advice they...

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Administrators and Mentors

If you are a postdoc administrator or mentor, please visit Go.Grad for appointment instructions, forms and templates, and other resources.

As a land grant institution, Postdoctoral Scholar Appointments and Services in the UCLA Graduate Division acknowledges the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (Los Angeles basin, So. Channel Islands).