Postdoc Programs

Visiting Postdoctoral Program Individuals who are recipients of a non-NASA postdoctoral fellowship or have access to postdoctoral funding from a non-NASA institution, university, or foreign government, may be hosted at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and work in collaboration with researchers in their field of study through the Visiting Postdoctoral Program. Individuals interested in this program must have an established relationship with the JPL researcher in order to be hosted.

NASA Hubble Fellowship Program (NHFP) – Individuals who apply to the NHFP may select the Jet Propulsion Laboratory as host institution. NHFP limits the number of fellows per host institution per year, therefore applicants should check if JPL is eligible to host them prior to submitting their application.

JIFRESSE Postdocs – Individuals in this program are hired through the JIFRESSE institute at UCLA and is authorized to conduct their work at JPL.