National Postdoctoral Association

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Lehigh University is an organizational member of the National Postdoctoral Association.  All postdocs, graduate students, faculty and admin at Lehigh can sign up for a free Affiliate membership by following the instructions below.

How to Join:
  1. Click on this link and follow the registration process.
  2. Choose "Affiliate Individual Member, Postdoc" (or your corresponding category) and enter your information. You must have a valid Lehigh e-mail address to sign up.
  3. Once you click “Submit”, NPA will review your request, and you will receive an email when it has been approved.
What the NPA Does:
  • Promote positive change in the postdoctoral experience.
  • Develop and provide resources the postdoctoral scholars and administrators need for success.
  • Provide opportunities for the postdoctoral community to connect through the NPA network.


NPA Membership Benefits:
  • Leadership and professional development opportunities through volunteer service.
  • Opportunities to make your voice heard on national postdoctoral issues.
  • Subscriptions to the NPA e-alerts and The POSTDOCket (quarterly newsletter).
  • Reduced registration fees to the NPA Annual Conference & eligibility for the NPA travel award program
  • Access to members-only Web content.