You may remember a few months ago, we featured a post titled Finding Resources as an International Student.

Today’s blog post will highlight resources for International Postdocs. This blog post was written by Amy Rapp, Assistant Director, Graduate Career Development ( In this blog, we will highlight many of the services offered for various needs of International Postdocs and give you scenarios in which you’d seek out some of these specific offerings.

First, here are some of the different areas and offerings on campus where an International Postdoc can go when they need support:


Culture & Identity:

General and Career:

Health & Safety:

Now we will provide examples of how these services can be used.

Postdoc 1: International Career-focused Postdoctoral Researcher

Postdoc 2: International Academia-focused Postdoctoral Researcher

What about you? Take a moment to evaluate your own goals and consider which University departments andprograms would best help you achieve those goals. Find additional resources available to UChicago Postdocs here.