Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Welcome to the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs at East Carolina University. The office was established in 2008 within the graduate school to ensure successful training and work experiences for postdoctoral scholars by providing a supportive working environment. Postdoctoral scholars are a growing population at ECU and we are committed to support the career development of these important members of our community.


Our Mission

Our mission is to ensure successful training and work experiences for postdoctoral research associates at ECU by providing a supportive working environment that enhances and promotes research training and professional growth.


Our Goals

The goals of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs are:

  • To serve as the central resource unit for postdoctoral scholar issues on campus
  • To develop a sense of community among ECU’s postdoctoral scholars and to integrate them into the larger university community
  • To provide career and professional development programs and services
  • To assist in the recruitment and retention of postdoctoral scholars at ECU

Events

ECU CALENDAR OF EVENTS


Contacts

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Kathryn Verbanac
Director of Postdoctoral Affairs
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Heather Christman
Admin Support Associate