Postdoctoral Fellowship

Application deadline for 2021 fellowships: November 8, 2020
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.


Applicants must have completed their PhD by the start of the fellowship, and identify as an underrepresented/minoritized person 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). All applicants are welcome to apply.

How to apply

Application deadline for 2021 fellowships: November 8, 2020

Please send a cover letter describing your interest, your current CV, and up to three selected publications by email to Jennifer McCambridge via the CSP email: In your cover letter indicate which CSP investigators 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.

CSP investigators available for 2021 fellowships:
Alabi, Bates, Chang, Coates, Dauenhauer, Dichtel, Ellison, Fors, Hillmyer, Hoye, Kalow, Reineke, Rowan, Tolman, Vlaisavljevich

Review will begin after the application deadline. Applicants moving forward with an interview will be notified in early December. We hope to have offers made by January 1st.


For questions, contact Director of Education, Outreach, & Diversity, Jennifer McCambridge (