For Faculty and Administrators

The MUSC Office of Postdoctoral Affairs seeks to aid mentors and administrators with postdoctoral recruitment, appointment, retention and training. For University Postdoctoral Policies and a checklist for postdoc hiring, please visit our internal Horseshoe website (requires NetID for access).

Events and Training

The OPA hosts monthly events to help new postdocs get acclimated to MUSC:

  • New Postdoc Orientation
    • When: Second Monday of each month from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Where: Bioengineering Building, Suite 101 Conference Room
  • Postdoc Networking Coffee Hour
    • When: Second Thursday of each month from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
    • Where: Bioengineering Building, Suite 101 Conference Room
    Drop-in Office Hours
    • When: Every Monday from 3:00 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Where: Bioengineering Building, Suite 101A (additional times by appointment only)
  • Responsible Conduct of Research Training
    • Offered twice a year in January and July
    • 8 hours as per the NIH requirements

We are here to help with postdoctoral salary and benefits, career development, mentor-mentee relations, and university resources and policies. For assistance, please email or call 843-876-2404. You may also join our mailing list by emailing