Postdoctoral Research Associates and Fellows

Postdoctoral research associates and fellows should anticipate obtaining any required health care services through providers in the local community and through other medical insurance plans.

  • Full-time Postdoctoral Research Associates are considered members of the Columbia University staff and are eligible for enrollment in the medical insurance plans provided for Columbia University staff and faculty.
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellows may be eligible for enrollment in the staff and faculty medical insurance plans depending on the terms of the fellowship award and the fellowship appointment at Columbia University.
  • Postdoctoral Research Associates and Research Fellows should consult their Departmental Administrator for information about eligibility, enrollment procedures, and premiums.

For detailed information from Columbia University Human Resources, please see an overview of Benefits.

Last updated April 14, 2014