Welcome to the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs!

Temporary Relocation

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is currently located in Ohio Stadium. Enter the stadium on the east side between gates 18 and 20. Take the stairs or elevator to the first floor and follow the signs for Office of Postdoctoral Affairs.

The mission of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA) is to prepare the next generation of research leaders by enhancing the postdoctoral experience at Ohio State through promotion of career development opportunities, advancing the quality of the training environment for postdoctoral scholars, and providing resources and support to faculty mentors.

We provide support in many forms:

  • Funding Ohio State’s membership to the National Postdoc Association (NPA)
  • Monthly postdoc orientations
  • Professional development events
  • Advocacy

Postdoc Guide (PDF) Activate your NPA membership Subscribe to our listserv

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