1. The Johns Hopkins University

    The Johns Hopkins University opened in 1876, with the inauguration of its first president, Daniel Coit Gilman. "What are we aiming at?" Gilman asked in his installation address. "The encouragement of research ... and the advancement of individual scholars, who by their excellence will advance the sciences they pursue, and the society where they dwell." The mission laid out by Gilman remains the university's mission today, summed up in a simple but powerful restatement of Gilman's own words: "Knowledge for the world...

  2. The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

    Whether you’re looking to become a physician, find a clinical fellowship or residency program, hoping to pursue a life of basic science research or aspiring to join one of the best medical art programs in the world, Johns Hopkins has what you are looking for...

  3. The Johns Hopkins School of Public Health

    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is dedicated to the education of a diverse group of research scientists and public health professionals, a process inseparably linked to the discovery and application of new knowledge, and through these activities, to the improvement of health and prevention of disease and disability around the world...

  4. The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing

    The mission of the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing is to improve the health of individuals and diverse communities locally and globally through leadership and excellence in nursing education, research, practice, and service. The academic rigor of its programs, the extraordinary nursing scholarship of its faculty, and its reputation for shaping nursing graduates who are leaders in their profession positions it as one of the top nursing schools in the U.S...

  5. The Professional Development Office (PDO)

    The PDO works with graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and early-career faculty in the Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Public Health. If you are planning your route to an independent career, the office can offer great help...

  6. The International Office

    The Office of International Services at the Medical Institutions helps international students, scholars, researchers, clinicians, staff and faculty with visas and immigration. The office also support the administrators who assist them...

  7. Others
    1. JHU Data Management Services

      JHUDMS fosters data management best practices by providing guidance, education and training and offering data archiving and sharing services in support of researcher, institution, and agency goals.

    2. Classes at JHU 

      As a postdoc at Hopkins SOM, you have the opportunity to take courses free of charge in many divisions across campus.
    3. English as a second language  According to the 2010 and 2011 postdoc survey results, International postdocs listed language as a MAJOR barrier encountered when transitioning to the US. 
      Nearly 80% of International Postdocs (or 40% of our entire postdoctoral population) speak English as a second language. Nearly half of those individuals have indicated that they believe they would benefit from additional language courses. Here are some helpful resources.