The University of Minnesota President's Postdoctoral Fellowship are awarded annually. The award includes a salary starting at approximately $48,200 depending on field and experience, benefits including health insurance and paid vacation/sick leave. Each 1-year appointment may be renewed once, for a total of two years. 


President's Postdoctoral Fellows are expected to (1) establish residence and participate in academic life in their host department, (2) focus full-time on research and avoid other commitments such as teaching or additional employment, (3) meet regularly with their faculty mentor, and (4) attend the PPFP professional development programs.