Postdoctoral Scholar Definition
Know your Job Code!
The five most common job codes
|Code||Job||Retirement Benefit Eligible||Teaching Requirement|
|9205||Postdoc Fellow||No Retirement Benefits||Teaching Required|
|9207||Postdoc Paid Direct (Grant Supported)||No Retirement Benefits||No Teaching Required|
|9210||Postdoc Research Associate||No Retirement Benefits||No Teaching Required|
|9211||Postdoc Research Associate with Ret||Yes Retirement Benefits||No Teaching Required|
|9213||Postdoc Fellow with Ret||Yes Retirement Benefits||Teaching Required|
Visiting Postdoctoral Scholars
Postdocs who are either self-funded or visiting from another institution must follow University regulations for appointment as found in Policy 6-317: Academic Visitors (Visiting Scholars, Visiting Postdoctoral Scholars, and Visiting Graduate Students).