For Administrators

The following resources are provided to assist appointment administrators in various policy and procedural matters related to postdoc appointments.  Please contact Işın Uğur-Baştepe ( or 617-432-4533 for further information.

Arrival Checklist for Post Doctoral Research Fellows and Research Associates

Harvard University Health Plans – Rates and Comparison Chart (2019)

Benefits Summary for Postdocs

Job Codes for Harvard Chan School Academic Appointments

Non-Faculty Academic Appointee Leave Summary Sheet – OFA

Non Faculty Academic Leave Summary Sheet – OFS  (updated May 2016)

Optional Practical Training (OPT) Information (Harvard International Office)

Postdoctoral Leave of Absence Training by HR (October 2015)

OFA Non-Faculty Academic Leaves Workshop Presentation (January 2016) *Please note that this presentation will be most helpful for Postdoctoral Parental and FMLA Leaves.  For information on maternity and medical leaves, please view the HR training link above.