Post Doctoral Research Fellow

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Chestnut Hill, MASSACHUSETTS

Boston College Introduction

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,377 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 37 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.

Job Description

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Boston College At Boston College, a Postdoctoral Research Fellow is an individual holding a doctoral degree or equivalent who is engaged in a temporary period of mentored research and/or scholarly training. The principal purpose of this appointment is to acquire the professional skills needed to pursue an independent career path of your choosing. As a Postdoctoral Research fellow, you are an employee of the University and shall work under Gerardo Blanco’s direct supervision and mentorship. Dr. Blanco will be responsible for supervising your research, providing guidance in your career development, and answering any concerns you have regarding your Postdoctoral assignment. As a member of the Boston College community, you will be subject to the applicable policies and procedures of the University.

Since it will be paid from outside  funds, your continued employment is contingent upon the availability of those funds.  The University cannot assume responsibility for your continued employment if those funds cease to be available and as a result you would not be eligible for the University's notice policy.

Closing Statement

Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:

  • Tuition remission for Employees
  • Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
  • Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Low-Cost Life Insurance
  • Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
  • Paid Holidays Annually
  • Generous Sick and Vacation Pay
  • Additional benefits can be found on

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 .

Boston College's Notice of Nondiscrimination can be viewed at .

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