The Vagelos Institute for Energy Science and Technology Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania is a prestigious fellowship has been offered since 2019 and seeks to attract highly talented, energy-focused researchers to the Penn campus. Applications for the 2023 fellowship are due by October 14, 2022.
The Vagelos Institute is highly collaborative, involving many disciplines of chemistry, materials science, physics and engineering. The synergistic nature of the Vagelos Institute is emphasized in the Postdoctoral Fellowship Program; fellows develop independent research projects in collaboration with at least two Vagelos Institute faculty sponsors. The fellowship provides a generous stipend and benefits, research and travel funds, and a relocation allowance.
Details on the application procedure can be found on the Institute’s website. Graduate students with an interest in pursuing energy-related postdoctoral research are encouraged to apply. Women and others from groups historically excluded in STEM are especially encouraged to apply. The world needs the creativity of people from all backgrounds to fight climate change through energy research.