Postdoctoral Affairs


As one of the most historic engineering programs in the country, the Brown School of Engineering has a high-impact research community with over forty postdocs in its six research programs. We are committed to deep and ambitious research with collaborations across traditional disciplinary boundaries.

Student working on a laptopThe School of Engineering research vision is based on three pillars of impact

  • Development and discovery of new Materials, Devices and Systems that have the highest positive impact on society
  • Leveraging the Increasing Importance of Computational and Predictive Modeling of Engineered Materials, Devices and Systems
  • Bringing Engineering Solutions to bear on the challenges of Human Health, Sustaining Life on Earth and Improving Human Lives

Learn about areas of research focus


Postdoctoral appointments in the School of Engineering are managed by the Dean of Engineering.