Postdoctoral Opportunities


Postdoctoral  and Training Opportunities

  • The UC Berkeley Department of Demography seeks applicants for one to two postdoctoral research positions to study demography of aging and population sciences, broadly defined, to begin late spring or summer 2022. The T32 postdoctoral positions are funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIA), complementing UC Berkeley’s NIA-funded Center on the Economics and Demography of Aging (CEDA, The postdoctoral fellow’s research focus could include areas of Berkeley faculty research including CEDA signature areas such as mortality measurement, policy and behavioral determinants of adult health, biodemography of aging, macro consequences of global aging, or research on the life course. 

  • Through its NIA-funded T32 (NIA T32AG000029), the Duke Aging Center offers 3 postdoctoral research training fellowship positions each academic year. We are currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 academic year (start date: 8/1/2022)We review applications twice a year, with submission deadlines on April 15 and October 15. 

  • The Social Science Research Institute (SSRI) at The Pennsylvania State University anticipates an opening for a postdoctoral fellow in its new Migration and Diversity Initiative (MDI), starting on or about August 15, 2022. The postdoctoral fellow will devote time to supporting the MDI, research collaborations with faculty mentors, and independent research. The appointment is for one year, with a possibility for a second year contingent on funding availability. Screening of applications will begin on April 1, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.

  • The Center for the Advanced Study of India at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications to fill a postdoctoral fellowship position for the 2022-2023 academic year. The position is open to applicants from the humanities and social sciences whose work focuses on contemporary India. We welcome candidates from a wide range of disciplinary traditions and methodological orientations. CASI welcomes applications from scholars who have received their Ph.D. or equivalent degrees, or who will complete their degree by June 30, 2022. The term of appointment is July 1, 2022-June 30, 2023 and Ph.D. must be in hand to begin the appointment. Since the fellowship is intended for early career scholars, Ph.D.s must have been received in 2019 or after. The position may be renewable for up to one additional year conditional on performance and budgetary approval. Applications will be accepted immediately with review beginning on January 18, 2022 and continuing until the selections are final. 

  • The Center for Health and the Social Sciences (CHeSS) is pleased to announce a call for postdoctoral applicants for the Specialized Training in Demography and Economics of Aging Program, a T32 funded by the National Institute of Aging (NIA). This program trains doctoral recipients interested in the fields of demography and economics of aging through the development of basic and applied research and policy-making and analysis. Predoctoral will be trained to develop methodological tools, hone their applied research skills, analyze and engage in policy-making, and have professional development opportunities.   

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