Fellowships overview for early-career stage international postdocs

Want to know more about fellowships specific for international postdocs?


Are you an early-career stage international postdoc, likely in the first or second year of your postdoc and interested in applying for a fellowship? Want to know more about how to find and apply for fellowships? This program will provide you with resources for locating funding opportunities as well as general advice for navigating the unique challenges faced by international postdocs applying for fellowships. This program will also include a Q&A panel featuring successful applicants and UCSF resources to help you with this process.


Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the program, participants will:

  • Be introduced to some examples of funding opportunities and resources to find funding opportunities for international postdocs
  • Obtain advice about the application process
  • Meet and network with other international postdocs


Dates and times:

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Mission Bay MH 1400 Register here



  • Simone Mayer, PhD, postdoctoral fellow, UCSF
  • Min-Lin Fang, MLS, education and instruction librarian, UCSF



  • Simone Mayer, PhD, postdoctoral fellow, UCSF
  • Lucas Schirmer, MD, postdoctoral fellow, UCSF
  • Ernesto Diaz-Flores, PhD, assistant adjunct professor, UCSF
  • Michelle Stevens, research services manager/contracts and grants officer, Office of Sponsored Research (OSR), UCSF