UW School of Medicine & the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

The School of Medicine

Founded in 1946, the University of Washington School of Medicine is a regional resource for Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho - the WWAMI states. One distinguishing characteristic of the UW medical school is interdisciplinary collaboration. Scientists, educators, and clinicians are dedicated to helping each other reach the common goals of improving people’s health and alleviating suffering from disease.

Research Statistics

UW School of Medicine received $700M total research and training grant funding between July 2013 and June 2014, representing over half of the University’s total awards. UW Medicine is ranked first in NIH funding among public medical schools.

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

The UW Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA) is part of the UW Graduate School. OPA works to enhance the learning and productivity of UW postdoctoral fellows with a professional development program.

Learn more: UW Postdoctoral Affairs at the Graduate School and Professional Development Program

To be sure you receive notices of events and other information for UW postdocs, please subscribe to the OPA mailing list at: http://mailman1.u.washington.edu/mailman/listinfo/Postdoc-Office/