Prospective Postdoctoral Fellows

Finding a fellowship

To apply as a Postdoctoral Fellow Employee or Postdoctoral Fellow Scholar, you must go through a specific department and faculty member. Search a complete list of our programs. You may also be interested in viewing a list of the priority research areas at Dalhousie.

Once you have found a department that interests you, you will be able to view the faculty members and access their contact information.

If there’s a particular area of research that interests you, you can view the Experts at Dal website to try to find a compatible supervisor.

Occasionally, postdoctoral positions will be posted on the Dalhousie Career Opportunities website.

Killam Postdoctoral Fellowships

If you are specifically interested in a Killam Postdoctoral Fellowship, full details are available at Killam Trusts at Dalhousie. Please contact the Scholarship Liason Officer (, who manages the Killam PDF competition.