The OPS provides a formal communication link among Postdoctoral Scholars, faculty, and the University administration. We provide assistance for new Postdoctoral Scholars, including:
The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) is a member-driven, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides a unique, national voice for postdoctoral scholars. Joining the NPA not only will give you access to an extensive postdoc network but you also will receive a growing number of benefits:
Information about becoming an Individual Member of the NPA is available online at: http://www.nationalpostdoc.org/?page=individual_members
Please read the University Postdoctoral Scholars Policies
"The Office of Postdoctoral Scholars would like to welcome you to the University at Buffalo. As a postdoctoral scholar you are an important member of a university community that is dedicated to achieving excellence in scholarship and research. The University depends on the collective efforts of a diverse workforce made up of individuals committed to excellence in service and performance."
Graham L. Hammill
Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Dean of the Graduate School
Get all the information you need as a new hire at UB. The Human Resources department hosts an orientation, and can help you with many of your questions.