Policies & Benefits

The Graduate College is responsible for administrative matters relating to postdoctoral education at The University of Iowa and is your primary contact regarding your postdoctoral educational experience. The Graduate College also provides or can arrange for counseling, mediation, or other services for postdoctoral scholars.

In this section of the OPDS web site, you will find definitions for the postdoctoral job classifications, information on postdoc salaries & benefits, and information on registration & certification for your training at Iowa.

For general questions about general services and your postdoctoral experience at Iowa, please contact the Office of Postdoctoral Scholars in the Graduate College at (319)335-2731 (postdoc-office@uiowa.edu).

For Human Resources questions regarding policies and benefits, please contact Sandy Gay (sandy-gay@uiowa.edu) or Donna Welter (donna-welter@uiowa.edu) in the Graduate College.

For questions particular to your appointment, its terms, requirements, or limitations, you should speak with your faculty advisor and/or the administrator in your appointing department.

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