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Welcome to The University of Texas at Austin!

With more than 150 research units, annual research funding that surpasses $600 million, as well as being the home for internationally recognized faculty members and researchers, we hope that you find everything you need for the duration of your postdoctoral work, right here at the University of Texas at Austin.

The Postdoctoral Office welcomes you and is here to guide you through your journey.  We hope that you find our web-site useful and informative, and that you will let us know how we can made it better for you.

Contact us at: Vice President for Research Office, FAC 426, 512.471.2877,


—————————————Thursday, July 30, 2015—————————————–

Flyer - Brown Bag Finding Funding Opportunities using SciVal Funding 2015

Brown Bag Series: SciVal Funding Workshop

Next Thursday the Office of the VP for Research will be hosting a workshop on how to find, and track funding opportunities.  This workshop will cover the basics, tips and tricks on how you can use SciVal Funding efficiently and effectively.

SciVal Funding helps researchers, administrators and research development professionals find new funding opportunities. In addition, by reviewing award history you can gain awareness of new sponsors that match your research interests, along with details of investigators who have successfully won grants in the past.  SciVal Funding comprehensively covers grants from Australia, Canada, the European Commission, India, Ireland, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and the United States. With more than 6,000 international sponsors, providing more than 19,000 active opportunities, there are many funding opportunities for which researchers both inside and outside of these countries are eligible.

  • Presenters: Jeffrey Horon, Consultant, Elsevier
  • When: Thursday, July 30, from noon to 1pm
  • Where: POB 2.402
  • Lunch will be provided
  • Please RSVP via TXCLASS: SP805
  • Bring your laptop


News & Highlights

Check out new information and links for open access publishing, now included in the Postdoc Handbook on this website.

Past News & Highlights


Spotlight on the Postdoc Experience

See videos of featured postdocs as they share their experiences, advice, and plans for the future.


We want to hear from you!

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