Talent Pathway Programs

We invest meaningfully to attract and support top talent at all stages of their academic careers.

At Princeton, we source talent from every sector of society, creating a dynamic learning and teaching environment primed to inspire transformative academic and research experiences for all. Our outreach programs cultivate an unrivaled, dynamic community of students, faculty, and academic professionals whose collective insights define the potential and power of a modern university.

Presidential Postdoctoral Research Fellows

We encourage early career scholars to pursue a career in academia by supporting their postdoctoral work at Princeton.

Additional Programs of Note

In addition to efforts directly supported by our Office, a number of additional programs attract standout talent to Princeton.

Future Faculty in the Physical Sciences


The Future Faculty in the Physical Sciences (FFPS) Fellowship at Princeton University seeks to attract a diverse cohort of early career scientists who will conduct research in physics, broadly defined, including astrophysics, biophysics, and geophysics and planetary physics. The Fellowship aims to increase excellence at Princeton.

MOL BIO Scholars Program

MOL BIO Scholars

The Department of Molecular Biology has a commitment to increase the participation of students with exceptional ability and promise. Students who will bring a diversity of viewpoints and cultures to the sciences, and who have demonstrated interest and passion for research in the broad field of Molecular and Cellular Biology, are invited to apply.