Harvard Resources

• The HMS/HSDM Office for Postdoctoral Fellows
• Harvard University
• Harvard Medical School
• Harvard School of Dental Medicine
• Harvard Medical School search
• Harvard Medical School White Pages
• HMS Foundation Funds
• Countway Library
• eCommons
• Harvard Catalyst
• Harvard Biotech Club
• HMS Office for Human Resources
• HMS Ombuds Office
• Partners Office for International Staff, Scholars, and Students
• Harvard Neighbors


Complete list of Harvard Medical School Affiliates can be found here HMS Affiliates - Harvard Medical School - Harvard University. The list below includes additional information for affiliates that also have postdoctoral offices.

• Mass General Hospital, Postdoc Association
• Brigham and Women's Hospital, Office for Research Careers
• Children's Hospital Boston, Office of Fellowship Training
• Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Postdoc and Graduate Student Affairs Office
• Joslin Postdoc Program Fellows Council

Career Services

• National Science Foundation
• US Department of Health & Human Services

Other Postdoc Associations 

  • National Postdoc Association (NPA)- NPA is a national non-profit organization that aims to serve as a clearinghouse for postdoc related news, events, and opportunities. To join the NPA for free:
    1. Go to
    2. Select "Affiliate Individual Member, Postdoc"
    3. Select your primary institution as the affiliate institution
    4. Be sure to use your institutional email
  • The Boston Postdoctoral Association- It is a partnership between the postdoc associations from Boston-area institutions, including the HMPA.

HMS events
• Harvard Medical School event calendar
• Quad Bulletin

Incoming Postdocs
• HMS/HSDM Postdoctoral Office (Postdoc Manual)
• Harvard International Office
• Apartment Rentals

Boston Social Life
• Outings & Innings
• Best of Boston
• Celebrate Boston
• Museum of Fine Arts
• Boston Symphony Orchestra
• Museum of Science
• Isabella Steward Gardner Museum
• New England Aquarium
• Franklin Park Zoo

Family Resources
• Child Care
• The Office of Work and Family (OWF)