Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

On behalf of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, I want to welcome you to the LSU! The mission of our office is to foster success among postdoctoral scholars today that will enhance their professional endeavors tomorrow. We strive to enhance, support, and promote postdoctoral training at the LSU and help to prepare postdoctoral scholars for successful research careers. There are many opportunities to take advantage of here at LSU while making your own contributions to the University’s mission of teaching, research, and public service.

If you have a question or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our office at (225) 578-5833.

Janna Oetting, Ph.D., Special Assistant to the Vice President of Research & Economic Development

Graca Vicente, Ph.D., Special Assistant to the Vice President of Research & Economic Development 

*For internal opportunities, see below. For external opportunities, please subcribe to our Geaux Grants Newsletter by contacting OPA by email.


Posdoctoral Workshops

Fundamentals and Components of of NIH Research (R) Grants

Monday, March 21, 2022
11:30-12:30pm
This webinar will cover the fundamentals of NIH research grant programs available, including the R01, R03, R15, R21, and R35 grant mechanisms, and the main components of the research strategy in these research grants.

Register here

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Basics of NIH Fellowship (F), Training (T) and Career Development (K) Grants

Friday, April 22, 2022
11:30am- 12:30pm
This webinar will cover the basics of NIH individual pre- and post-doctoral Fellowships (F31/32), Institutional training awards (T32/34), and career development grants, including the Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00).

Register Here 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA)

Louisiana State University
130 David Boyd Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone: 225-578-5833
research@lsu.edu

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.