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About UConn Health

Bioscience Connecticut

AAMC Postdoctoral Compact

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Christopher D. Heinen, Ph.D.
Director of Postdoctoral Affairs

Welcome to the UConn Health Office of Postdoctoral Affairs! UConn Health offers excellent postdoctoral research training opportunities in a rich and supportive environment. The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs exists to provide several important functions for postdoctoral scholars including:

  • Providing a point of entry for postdoctoral scholars to identify the appropriate resources to address any questions or concerns they may encounter during their training.
  • Educating postdoctoral scholars regarding the many benefits and institutional resources available to them.
  • Sponsoring workshops on professional development, including the responsible conduct of research, grant writing, and laboratory management.
  • Providing access to key career development resources for postdoctoral scholars.
  • Monitoring the terms of appointments for compliance with institutional policies, procedures, and salary guidelines.

Our office looks forward to serving the needs of the postdoctoral population.