Postdoctoral Division

FROM DIRECTOR: The PDD supports our trainees and the advancement of their careers through one-on-one meetings, CV reviews, mentorship, and transition to independence. -- Bakhos A. Tannous, PhD
group of 2019 Poster Day Winners
group of 2019 Poster Day Winners
2019 Poster Day Winners
Appointment Extension Requests page

Appointment Extension Requests

Information on extension requests when a research fellow appointment reaches its maximum of five years.

Compensation and Benefits page

Compensation and Benefits

Information on your benefits, child care resources and other work/life resources.

ESOL for Researchers information page

ESOL for Researchers

Information on English for Speakers of Other Language (ESOL) for Researchers available to you.

Grant Information page

Grant Information and Sample Grants

Resources on grant writing, planning your application, developing your budget and even successful grant samples!

Research Fellow Resources page

Research Fellow Resources

Resources such as postdoc guidelines, RCR, authorship & attribution policy, etc.

Other Calendar of Events page

Other Calendar of Events

Major events at MGH as well as other events sponsored at outside institutions.

Recent News Form on surveymonkey

Recent News Form

Submit your recent news to the PDD and help us showcase your accomplishments!

Recent Publications

Recent Publications Form

Submit your recent publications to the PDD and help us showcase your accomplishments!

News & Events

Stay up to date on the latest news from the Postdoctoral Division!


Bakhos Tannous
Bakhos Tannous, PhD
Director, Postdoctoral Division (PDD)
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About the Postdoctoral Division

The PDD, Postdoctoral Division's mission is to enhance postdoctoral training and career development. Areas of emphasis for this office are to:

  • Provide programming for career advancement, skill development and networking opportunities.
  • Enhance awareness of, and compliance with, the MGH Post-Doc Policy, including its exception policy.
  • Act as central point of contact for post-doc fellows regarding information, resources, and issues.
  • Provide individual counseling, career advice and support in looking for jobs.

Contact us

The Center for Faculty Development offers consultations and seminars to assist in the career development of faculty and trainees.