For Postdoctoral Fellows

Pushing research forward

Welcome to CSU

The faculty at CSU is exceptional, we hope your time here will be well served. Your efforts toward ground-breaking research will certainly benefit the greater community. Explore the great resources this campus has to offer and let us know if we can help.

CSU Postdoctoral Organization

All Colorado State University postdoctoral professionals are welcome to participate in CSU Postdoctoral Association events, meetings, and workshops.

CSU PASS’s mission is to facilitate a more constructive, interactive, and positive experience for postdoctoral professionals at Colorado State University.

DOC Writes

Comprised of three branches–DOC Writes, FACULTY Writes, and
GRAD Writes  —   CSU Writes offers postdoctoral fellows, faculty, and graduate students multiple ways to participate in an academic writing community on campus:

workshops, writing groups, intensive writing retreats, guest speaker presentations, show up & write.sessions, peer manuscript & proposal editing, and more.

Visit the CSU Writes website for details and offerings.

National Postdoctoral Organization

The CSU Graduate School is a sustaining member of the National Postdoctoral Association (NPA). We encourage everyone to take advantage of this opportunity to help you network with other postdocs across the country and gain access to members only resources that can help further your career.

CSU Postdocs may register here for a free affiliate membership of the NPA. 

Fair Labor Standards Act

The federal Fair Labor Standards Act, that went into effect December 1,  2016, considers postdocs that make less than $47,476 annual salary as non-exempt labor and therefore, any work that exceeds 40 hrs/week must be paid as time and a half (1.5 x hourly salary) or must be compensated with time off at 1.5 times the excess time.

Postdoctoral Opportunities

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