Postdoctoral Scholars

Postdoctoral Scholars and Visitors

The more than 600 outstanding postdoctoral scholars at Caltech are attracted by the Institute's stimulating research environment, which allows them to devote unbridled attention to their areas of focus. These young PhDs act as the right hands of faculty principal investigators, maximizing the success of research groups, publishing important work, and preparing themselves for future leadership positions both at Caltech and around the globe. 

Resources for Postdoctoral Scholars

Biology and Biological Engineering
Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Engineering and Applied Science
Geological and Planetary Sciences
Humanities and Social Sciences
Physics, Mathematics and Astronomy