Current Postdocs

If you are a Postdoctoral Fellow at UTHealth, you'll find useful information about the Certificate Training Program, Individual Development Plans (IDPs), grants and funding sources, and other important resources available to you. Feel free to contact the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs if you have any questions. International Scholars will find useful information on the International Postdoctoral Fellows page.

Postdoctoral Certificate Training Program

Click here For information regarding enrollment and courses regarding our unique training program for UTH postdoctoral fellows.

Tips for Postdoc Success

An Individual Development Plan (IDP) provides Postdoctoral Research Fellows a planning process that identifies both professional development needs and career objectives.

The web tool myIDP provides assessment tools of skills, interests, and values. Based on results, there is a list of 20 scientific career paths which best fit one's skill set and interests.

Core Competencies for Postdocs - Reading List

NIH Training and Education Videocasts

Research Resources Booklet (Core Facilities and more at UTHealth)



Grants and Funding

A database of funding sources is available for UT Health Postdoctoral Research Fellows. The database includes valuable information on funding agencies, deadlines, degree requirements, citizenship requirements and a link to each source. The database is password protected UTHealth Postdoctoral Research fellows may contact the UTHealth Office of Postdoctoral Affairs to obtain access.

UTHealth - Database of Funding Sources for Postdoctoral Research Fellows

Notice: The database is will be continuously updated, however, there may be other funds available which are not included and the information could change without notice. Please check with funding agencies for complete information.