University of California President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2017

University of California President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2017

Applications are currently on for the University of California President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program to encourage outstanding women and minority Ph.D. recipients to pursue academic careers at the University of California.

Benefits: The award includes a salary starting at approximately $47,844 depending on field and experience, benefits including health insurance and paid vacation/sick leave, and up to $5,000 for research‐related and program travel expenses.


Applicants must receive a Ph.D. from an accredited university before the start of their fellowship. Successful applicants must present documents demonstrating that they are legally authorized to work in the United States. Individuals granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program are encouraged to apply.

Application Process

Interested and qualified applicants are to apply through the online application portal.

Application Deadline

Application closes November 1, 2016.

For more information, visit the official page.