Neuroscience and Brain Health Research Faculty at Rutgers
Rutgers Brain Health Institute has more than 300 neuroscience and brain health research labs; of these, more than 25 labs are currently looking for highly qualified, talented and motivated postdoctoral researchers. As a Rutgers postdoc, you will work with a team of mentors and the Rutgers university-wide postdoc office to tailor your training to meet your career goals. The directory below can be searched using keywords to identify faculty currently interested in recruiting post-docs in various areas of neuroscience and brain health research. Click faculty names to get more information about their research programs. (Note- viewing is limited to five faculty per page; please click the icon at the bottom right of table to page through the entire list.)
Rutgers BHI faculty interested in recruiting post-docs (search by keyword or click through pages)
At Rutgers, we are dedicated to building a strong postdoc community. Our postdoc office host various formal, informal, and virtual events throughout the year, including professional development luncheons, academic symposia, happy hours, and trips around New Jersey.
Postdoc Office and Groups to support your journey at Rutgers:
The Office of Postdoctoral Advancement is an arm of the President’s Office. With unparalleled career resources, this postdoc office is involved in engaging, connecting, and developing the Rutgers postdoc community. The OPA supports postdoctoral researchers by being the central hub for their professional advancement and a guide to the academic policies, procedures, and offices that support postdoctoral careers.
This postdoc-run community is a volunteer organization that aims to build a stronger and more cohesive postdoctoral community across all departments and campuses at Rutgers University. The PDA also works closely with the Office of Postdoctoral Advancement (OPA) and the postdoc union (AAUP) to represent postdoc interest at a university level and work to identify ways we can improve the postdoc experience at Rutgers.
That’s right, Rutgers is one of the few institutions in the nation that has a postdoc union! The union fights for advocacy and protection, professional salaries, visa help, work-family fairness, and professional development. The union fights for advocacy and protection, professional salaries, visa help, work-family fairness, and professional development.
The INSPIRE (IRACDA New Jersey/New York for Science Partnerships in Research & Education) Postdoctoral Program at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS), sponsored by NIH-IRACDA (Institutional Research and Career Development Award), provides up to three years of mentored research experience in biomedical fields at RWJMS or Rutgers University