Interested in advancing your career?

Established in 2008, ECU’s Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is here to help you reach new heights in your research career. Past ECU postdoctoral scholars have made breakthroughs in cancer research, diabetes management and women’s health. Our current postdoctoral scholars are working on tackling Lyme disease, cardiovascular disease and the environment, and emergency medical care. The university’s postdoctoral scholars span many department and divisions, from anatomy and biology to microbiology and rural health. No matter your career goals, the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs can help you achieve them while advancing scientific knowledge.

Postdoctoral Scholar Stats

Total number of current postdoctoral scholars continuing their research careers at ECU

Total number of departments with postdoctoral scholars with the Department of Microbiology leading the way with five scholars

Combined salary of current
ECU postdoctoral scholars

Postdoctoral Scholars Resources




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Kathryn Verbanac
Director of Postdoctoral Affairs
(252) 737-4812
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Becky Gardner
Business Officer
(252) 737-1916