Postdoctoral Fellow Resources

The Molecular & Cell Biology Department is home to many Postdoctoral Fellows who perform vital research in faculty members' labs. Below are useful resources for current and prospective postdocs.

Prospective Postdocs

MCB does not have a central application process for Postdoctoral Fellows with the exception of the Bowes Research Fellows Program (see below). Instead, prospective postdocs should contact individual faculty members in the Department.

MCB Faculty - List of MCB Faculty with descriptions of their research
Bowes Research Fellows Program - Independent research program as an alternative to the traditional postdoctoral experience

Current Postdocs

MCB Postdoc Lunch Club - Useful resources and weekly gathering of postdocs
Berkeley Postdoctoral Association - Campus group for postdocs
Postdoctoral Funding sources
Individual Development Plan - Self-evaluation and career exploration tool for postdocs
MCB Postdoc Group on LinkedIn (for current and former postdocs)


MCB Diversity

As a department, we are committed to increasing the representation of historically under-represented groups among our postdoctoral students, and supporting all individuals within our department. Please see MCB Diversity for more information.