The U-M Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies supports current graduate students, postdocs, and postbacs in the biomedical sciences.

Career & Professional Development

Our CPD team offers resources, programs, and advising to empower trainees and enhance their training outcomes.

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Learn about DEI resources, events, and student spotlights.

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Find information on our student groups related to outreach, education, DEI, scicomm, professional development, community building, mental health, and more!


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We’re here to help you navigate your training, pursue career development, and readily assist with information and resources.

Scientist Spotlight

Kristy Holme

PhD Candidate, Molecular and Integrative Physiology

“I hope that I will always continue to learn new things and have new experiences. I hope that I can show other people that they are smart and capable individuals who can achieve whatever “impossible” goal they can dream up.”

2020 Postdoc180 Results

Postdocs were given three minutes and one slide to summarize the intricacies of biomedical research to an audience unfamiliar with the field of study. This was the challenge put in front of the nine finalists Tuesday, December 8th at the 3rd annual Postdoc180 competition.

COVID-19 Research Ramp-Up

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