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Postdoctoral Program


Houston Methodist Research Institute has a vibrant postdoctoral program with research fellows from all over the world. While a majority of the researchers are involved in biomedical research, their backgrounds vary among a diverse array of fields including mechanical, materials and other disciplines of engineering, chemistry, physics, and even mathematics and computational sciences.

The postdoctoral fellows have access to a plethora of equipment at the labs here at Houston Methodist, as well as biomedical research equipment at nearby institutions in the Texas Medical Center.



Upcoming Events:

2014 Annual Presidential Career Symposium

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 
Mid Campus Building 1
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
7007 Bertner Ave.
Click here to register


National Postdoctoral Association

As a sustaining member of the National Postdoctoral Association, the Research Institute offers its postdocs a free affiliate NPA membership.  Follow the instructions below for signing up:

1:   Go to http://www.npacommunity.org/ and click on “Join” in the upper right corner.

2:  Select as your member type: Affiliate Individual Member

3:  Enter your username (your institutional e-mail address), along with your first and last name.  To receive a free affiliate membership, you must use your institutional e-mail address.

4: Select your membership selection:
  • Affiliate Graduate Student
  • Affiliate Postdoc
  • Affiliate Non-Postdoc/Other

5:  Enter all required information (marked with an asterisk) and any other information that you wish to have in your profile.  Please note: All information entered will be visibile to site administrators.  If you wish for information to be excluded from your public profile, uncheck the box(es) next to the field (s) you wish to be hidden.

6:  Click on “Submit.”  The NPA Membership Manager will review your affiliate membership within 10 working days, and you will receive an e-mail when it has been approved.