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Cotswold Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship - Applications are now open!

Cotswold Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship:
Application is now open. Deadline is October 23.

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Meet Our Postdocs

Checkout our postdoc spotlights and learn about the amazing work our postdocs are doing!

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Sex and Gender Research Forum

National Postdoc Appreciation Week is a great time to celebrate YOU, postdocs! Check out the free events from Drexel and other institutions as part of NPAW week!

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The Drexel Office of Postdoctoral Affairs serves postdocs across all disciplines university wide.

What is a Postdoc?

A postdoctoral appointment at Drexel University:

  • Is a temporary training position (generally five years or less)
  • Involves substantial full-time research or scholarship
  • Prepares the trainee for a full-time career
  • Is not part of a clinical training program
  • Is performed under the supervision of one or more senior scholars or a department
  • Allows and encourages the postdoc to publish the results of their research or scholarship


The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs at Drexel University will:

  • Connect you with faculty, professional staff, and the Drexel Postdoctoral Association (DPA)
  • Assist you in navigating campus resources, policies and procedures
  • Provide opportunities for continued training and professional development
  • Offer career guidance and support for next steps

Internship, Residency & Training Verification

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs does not provide internship, residency, or training verification. For record verification, please visit the Federation of State Medical Boards at

The Federation of State Medical Boards is now the custodian of Hahnemann University physician training records. For more information on your training records, please email for further instructions.

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Contact Us

Office of Postdoctoral Affairs
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Professional Studies
Drexel University College of Medicine
Health Sciences Building
60 N 36th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Natalie Chernets, PhD
Director of Postdoctoral Affairs & Professional Development