Postdoctoral Research

Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

The UBC Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowships are provided annually from the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Fund for Advanced Studies and are available for most fields of research. The number of awards offered presently varies between three and five per year.

Value: an annual stipend of $50,000 for a maximum of two years, plus a travel and research allowance of $4,000 over two years.

The application and nomination process is briefly summarized below. Refer to the Application Guide and Nomination Guide posted on our Killam webpage for complete details.


Psychology internal deadline: Wednesday, October 12, 2022

External deadline: Monday, November 10, 2022

Please submit your full application package by the internal deadline by email to

Note: Refer to the 2023 Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Application Guide about how reference letters and transcripts must be submitted.

For complete application and nomination details, as well as detailed eligibility requirements and forms, please visit:

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