Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Welcome to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Office of Postdoctoral Affairs. Postdoctoral scholars advance research, teaching, and creative activities, helping the university reach its Top Tier goals. In addition, postdocs can qualify for Associate Graduate Faculty Status. We encourage you to visit this website — a central resource for postdocs — frequently to learn about professional development opportunities, events, and programs.

Professional Development Workshops and Training

Workshops are hosted by members of the UNLV community and cover a broad range of areas from academic and professional topics to personal skills.

View the Spring 2017 Workshop Schedule to see all upcoming opportunities.

If you’re interested in specific types of workshops, follow the links below:

Postdocs in the News

Miesha Marzell
Apr. 21, 2017

Former UNLV posdoctoral scholar Miesha Marzell credits her fellowship for helping her career as a professor. 

Rohan Jadav
Apr. 17, 2017

The researcher from Nebraska is working to reduce HIV transmission between mothers and children in Nigeria.

Stephanie McLaughlin
Apr. 7, 2017

Scholar's research on campus inspires more work to increase the Las Vegas community’s access to quality mental health care.

Constancio Arnaldo
Mar. 29, 2017

Get into the world of Filipino boxing and masculinity through postdoctoral scholar's research.

Professional Development Opportunities

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Upcoming Events

There are currently no events at this time. Please check soon.

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Postdoctoral scholars are invited to participate in all Graduate College certifications:


Valarie Burke

Phone: 702-895-5773