Postdoctoral Fellowship

The deadline has passed for fellowships starting in 2018. Please check back in Fall 2018 for information on 2019 fellowships.
Participation of groups that are underrepresented in STEM disciplines is essential to the health and vitality of science and engineering. The CSP is dedicated to broadening the participation of underrepresented groups in the sciences, and to that end welcomes applications for the CSP Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Eligibility

Applicants must have completed their PhD by the start of the fellowship, and identify as an underrepresented minority in the sciences (e.g. female, genderqueer, transgender, Black or African American, Hispanic or Latinx, Native American or Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, bisexual, gay, lesbian, queer, have a disability, or a veteran of the US Armed Forces, Reserves, or National Guard).

How to apply

The application deadline for 2018 has passed. Please check back in Fall 2018 for more information on future fellowships.

Please send a cover letter describing your interest, your current CV, and up to three selected publications by email to Jennifer Henderson via the CSP email: csp@umn.edu. In your cover letter indicate which CSP Senior Investigator(s) are most aligned with your future research interests and a brief statement describing how you intend to contribute to the center’s effort of broadening participation among underrepresented groups in the sciences. Applicants who do not follow the application procedures will not be considered.

Questions?

For questions, contact Director of Education, Outreach, & Diversity, Jennifer Henderson (hende219@umn.edu)