Post-Doc Fellows


The BIO5 Postdoctoral Fellowship is an internal funding mechanism for outstanding postdoctoral researchers at the University of Arizona who are engaging in research projects aligned with the mission of the BIO5 Institute.

Fellows are awarded valuable financial support and mentorship to help the pursuit of their professional goals.

2024 applications are now closed and the next class of fellows will be announced in January 2024. Applications will open in September 2024.

If you'd like to learn more about the fellowship, you can watch a recording of the BIO5 Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship Info Session.

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Program Criteria

Reviews are based on:

  • overall merit of the proposal for enhancing the applicant’s research skills
  • strength of advancement of applicant’s independence and career goals
  • described mentoring plan
  • mentor’s letter of support
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Broad implications of the Fellow's innovative research enable the advancement of human health and bold solutions to environmental challenges.

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Fellows are competitively chosen from diverse backgrounds and labs focused on interdisciplinary STEM projects at the University of Arizona.