Resources for Staff
Policies | Forms | Sample Letters
The annual appointment/reappointment of Postdocs requires Dean's Office approval prior to the effective date.
Office of International Programs Hiring Information for Penn Departments
Appointment of Foreign Nationals
University Policy for Postdoctoral Fellows
Postdoctoral Tax Changes (effective January 1, 2011)
99-2 Form (pdf) (Word)
Post Doctoral Health Coverage
Appointment Letter (for initial appointment)
Reappointment Letter (for reappointment with the same mentor/project(s))
Terminal Appointment Letter (for final year appointments)
Termination Letter (for termination due to unsatisfactory performance or loss of funding) Three months notice is required for termination.