Postdoctoral Appointee Benefits


Benefits for benefits-eligible postdoctoral research appointees at Washington University in St. Louis include health, dental, prescription drug and vision care coverage; life and accident insurance; long term disability insurance and tuition assistance.

View the Benefits Summary below for the benefits available to postdoctoral appointees, and follow the links on the left for more details about each plan.

Postdoctoral appointees are also provided a variety of time-off policies, including vacation, sick leave, and holidays.

Benefits information on the Human Resources website is a brief summary of the benefits provided, and is subject to the terms and conditions of the detailed plan document that governs each individual benefit plan. For complete details of eligibility, definitions, benefits and guidelines, please refer to the applicable plan document.