School of Science Information for Faculty, Postdocs, and Staff
Postdoctoral Researcher Information
MIT Postdoctoral Research Associates
A web site for current and prospective postdoctoral scholars. MIT has a dynamic academic community which includes over 800 postdoctoral scholars working in all five Schools and in the Vice President for Research area.
National Postdctoral Associations
Providing a national voice and seeking positive change for postdoctoral scholars
Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty
(Based on courses held in 2002 and 2005 by the Burroughs Wellcome Fund and HHMI, this book is a collection of practical advice and experiences from seasoned biomedical investigators. The second edition contains three new chapters on laboratory leadership, project management, and teaching and course design.)
Doctors Without Orders
A summary of national highlights from the Sigma Xi Postdoc Survey, based on information provided by 7,600 postdoctoral scientists at 46 American research institutions, appeared in a special 16-page insert called "Doctors Without Orders" in the May-June issue of American Scientist, the magazine of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society.