The Graduate College is responsible for administrative matters relating to postdoctoral education at the University of Iowa. Our website provides you information on postdoctoral job classificationspostdoc salaries, and university benefits. We are your primary contact regarding your training experience.

Please feel free to contact the Graduate College with additional questions at (319) 335-2136 or by email at We will promptly respond or guide you to the right administrative unit.

For Human Resources questions regarding policies and benefits, please contact Interim Senior Human Resources Director Tanesha Herman.

To address any challenges you may face, please review this flow chart of procedures and resources for postdoctoral scholars and fellows. 

For questions particular to your appointment, its terms, requirements, or limitations, please speak with your faculty advisor and/or the administrator in your department.