How to Apply

2020-2021 ACADEMIC YEAR - 1 Spot Still Available
Deadline: July 1, 2021 | Start Date: Available until August 1, 2021

2021-2022 ACADEMIC YEAR - 5 Spots Available
Deadline: June 1, 2021 | Start Date: September 1, 2021


Trainees must have a PhD or equivalent degree(s) and a desire for a career in diabetes research, no more than three years of postdoctoral training, and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Priority will be given to recent graduates in areas of physiology, biochemistry, and other basic sciences. Applicants will provide a research proposal, biosketch, and letter from mentor. This training grant has a rolling application process and there are 2020-2021 appointments still available with start dates available until August 1, 2021.

Please complete the Postdoctoral Training Program Application to apply.

Our Office of Health Equity and Inclusion has been instrumental in supporting the growth of the program. Eligible candidates may have access to travel funds to interview with the mentor/lab, and visit the University and Ann Arbor. Please inquire before making plans.

We are committed to developing and maintaining diversity in the ethnic, cultural, and gender backgrounds of our trainees.

It is the policy of the University of Michigan to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other applicable federal and state laws that prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability. 

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