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The NIH has released a notice that Individual Development Plan (IDP) descriptions are now required for grad students and postdocs in all reports, including for T training grants NOT-OD-14-113. For help in developing an IDP see

Interested in a Postdoctoral Position at Rice?

Thank you for your interest in working and doing research at Rice University. Persons who are interested in a Post-Doctoral Research position should check for available positions on the Rice Human Resources website,

When on the site, click on the “Search Current Jobs” link in the menu on the left side of the screen. Any Post-Doctoral Research positions that are available will be listed in the “Technical” group of the job category section. 

The Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies has several ongoing activities at Rice specifically designed to mentor postdocs.  These include: