The appointing authority for Boulder Campus research faculty and Post-Doctoral Fellowship recipients is Dr. Terri Fiez, Vice Chancellor for Research, as delegated in Policy 2-K from the Board of Regents to the University of Colorado President, to the Boulder Campus Chancellor, to the Boulder Campus Vice Research for Research.
All research faculty, Research Professor Series, and Post-Doctoral Fellowship recipients are at-will employees who are paid on monthly/salaried appointments. The primary responsibility of research faculty is to support and advance the research mission of the University of Colorado Boulder.
Boulder Campus Research Faculty hiring procedures must be completed in a proactive manner, as mandated and established in October 2004. All Boulder Campus Research Faculty must be conducted through Taleo/CU Careers (replacing JobsatCU as of 12/5/15).
Hiring units must use the deadline due dates information posted in the Chancellor’s Personnel Report Due Dates (updated 12/8/15)
UPDATES/NEW REQUIREMENTS, effective with the 1/1/16 hiring cycle:
1. All applicants must have completed/uploaded their application and submission of the required documents (cover letter, cv or resume, letter of recommendation, and any other documents required by the hiring unit) prior to submission of the offer letter in order for the Office of the Vice Chancellor to approve job data in order for an Employee I.D. to be created and Onboarding to occur prior to the start date.
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to service and support of its Research Associates ("post-doctoral researchers") on campus through the Postdoctoral Association of Colorado (PAC). PAC's mission is to provide an environment that fosters professional advancement, support services and networking opportunities for all Research Associates and Post-Doctoral Fellowship Recipients.
As an incoming Research Associate ("post-doctoral researcher") and/or Post-Doctoral Fellowship Recipient on the Boulder Campus you are encouraged to learn more about the association's activities at http://pac.colorado.edu/ and sign up to receive information about upcoming events at http://pac.colorado.edu/contact.