Boston College Introduction
Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
NIH Postdoctoral Fellow Minimum Full Time Equivalent Stipend: $48,432
• The appointment is temporary, typically up to 3 years.
• The appointment involves substantial full-time research or scholarship and may include teaching
• The appointment is typically viewed as preparatory for a full-time academic and/or research career (e.g Research Associate or Senior Research Associate, depending on successful performance as a PostDoc & available funding).
• The appointment is not part of a clinical training program.
• The appointee works under the supervision of a senior faculty member
• The appointee has the freedom, and is expected, to publish the results of his or her research or scholarship during the period of the appointment and/or to have publications in press or under review during this period.
Degree Requirement: Appointee recently
awarded a Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., Sc.D., M.D.) in an appropriate field
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at http://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.