Postdoc Portal

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

 ...a hub of information and resources for postdoctoral researchers in the Oxford Chemistry Department

There is LOADS going on for postdocs and early career researchers, but it can be tricky to find! This site aims to collect all the useful information and keep it in one place. Please contact us if you think something is missing or you want to promote something of interest to postdocs in chemistry.

@OxfordOMGSS Inorganic Postdoc Poster Session

Come along to the pizza, drinks and poster session on 21st Sept at 5pm, find out what your fellow postdocs are up to in the lab!

Career development reviews - volunteers needed!

Chemistry Buddies!!

If you would like to sign up to be a Chemistry Buddy, or would like more information about Chemistry Buddies, please email


Early Career Funding Drop in Sessions

Thinking about applying for PostDoc or early career funding?

Not even sure where to start?

Come and chat to Research Facilitation. We will be holding drop in sessions on Monday mornings 10-11am in the Research Facilitation office (ICL, ground floor, behind reception) or get in touch:

Professional development

Here is a link to the career development review form. This is designed to give you an opportunity to reflect on your current work, and create and manage a development plan for the future.  This plan can be discussed with your supervisor and reviewed regularly.


A full list of courses offered by MPLS can be found in the training brochure.

These courses are focused on personal development and career development.

Oxford Research Staff Society events

Past postdoc event

On 21st of September Postdocs organised an Inorganic departmental poster session in the CRL Atrium. PDRAs and early career researchers from the breadth of the department presented their work, beer and pizza was provided for all to enjoy!

postdoc poster event