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Postdoc Training at NIDDK

NIDDK postdoc fellows pose for a group photo
Considering postdoc training in an NIDDK lab? Become a fellow. Learn more about the NIDDK program and becoming a postdoctoral fellow below.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Find a Mentor

​Before becoming a postdoc by applying for an NIDDK fellowship we recommend that you review the NIDDK Labs and Branches and Faculty​. Once you identify potential mentors or investigators whose research interests align with your goals, consider contacting these individuals directly to discuss your interest in a position.​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Types of Fellowships

​Details on the application process, eligibility, and award length for postdoctoral fellowships and M.D. fellowships can be found on our Training and Employment page.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions  are  listed below.  If you are unable to find your question, please contact the Fellowship Office by email​.

 Fellows Newsletter


Read the lastest issue of The Informer:June - Volume 7, Issue 2 (PDF, 1.4 MB)

You may also learn about The Informer, contact the editors, and read past editions on the Fellows Newsletter page.