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Phase III+: The University is open for expanded research operations; only authorized personnel will be admitted on campus. More info here.

Support Services

Postdocs may schedule individual meetings with the Dean or Senior Associate Dean to discuss academic issues. Contact:

The staff of the Office of Immigration and Academic Appointment advises international postdoctoral scholars on obtaining and maintaining lawful status while at the University.

The OHS Office is staffed by Nurse Practitioners who are able to provide assessment, diagnosis, and treatment for minor illnesses and injuries, in addition to wellness screenings and immunizations. These services are available on an appointment or walk-in basis, and are free of charge. Contact:

An onsite psychiatrist, Dr. Nisha Mehta-Naik, provides confidential counseling and medical services to employees and students two days per week (Tuesdays and Thursdays; 9am-5pm). Contact:

The Rockefeller University provides on-site child care for students and employees through its Child and Family Center. There is a formal application process for admission, and parents are encouraged to apply in advance. Contact:

Career and professional development resources at Rockefeller include individual advising, professional skills building workshops, and opportunities to explore and prepare for a variety of careers for biomedical PhDs. Contact:

Title IX of the U.S. Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in educational programs and activities at institutions that receive federal financial assistance. To report a Title IX incident or complaint, contact:

There are times in life when you might need a little help coping or figuring out what to do. Take advantage of the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) available through your Life and LTD provider, The Standard Life Insurance Company of New York (The Standard).

Connection to Resources, Support and Guidance
You, your dependents (including children to age 26) and all household members can contact master’s-degreed clinicians 24/7 by phone, online, live chat, email and text. There’s even a mobile EAP app. Receive referrals to support groups, a network counselor, community resources or your health plan. If necessary, you’ll be connected to emergency services.

Call 888-293-6948 and identify your employer as The Rockefeller University


The University has acquired a variety of discounts through various tri-state establishments including discounted movie tickets, museum passes, car rentals and more. A complete list can be found on the Human Resources website.

The Rockefeller University Fitness Center is a free gym for use only by faculty, students, and staff. Visit their website for information on hours, policies, class schedules and more.

An art studio is located on the 17th floor of the Weiss Research Building. For more information, please contact:



Dean’s Office

Cris Rosario
Postdoctoral Program Coordinator

Postdoctoral Association