MRL Postdoctoral Research Fellow Program
About Us

Develop Talent, Harness Innovation, Build for the Future

Be A Part of the Legacy

The MSD Research Laboratories (MRL) Postdoctoral Research Fellow Program aims to be a best-in-industry program for industrial postdoctoral researchers, designed to provide you with an academic focus in a commercial environment. With the resources, reach, and expertise of a large pharmaceutical environment at your fingertips, as a MRL postdoc you will be positioned to excel in an institution committed to breakthrough innovation in research and discovery.

Scientific Excellence: A Promise for Your Future

Postdoctoral Fellows at MSD will be part of a team of motivated scientists working to discover and develop medicines and vaccines that help meet the world's unmet medical needs. You will work alongside outstanding researchers and collaborators as part of MSD's industry-leading research and development organization. Postdocs at MSD will:

  • Work in unique laboratory environments with top capabilities, equipment, expertise and knowledge
  • Obtain experience in drug discovery and development
  • Generate innovative science resulting in high-quality external publications
  • Participate in seminars, lectures and meetings, and have the opportunity to interact with the local scientific community
  • Be positioned for choice careers in pharma, biotechnology, and academia

As a MRL postdoc, you’ll also be entitled to receive a competitive salary, and access to the full benefits programs offered by MSD.

At MSD, our passion is improving health. By bringing important medicines and vaccines to people around the world we remain at the forefront of scientific discovery and innovation. The research conducted in the MRL Postdoctoral Research Program fuels this passion, and helps MSD fulfill our mission of improving lives - everyday.

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Your Legacy Begins Now

Through the MRL Postdoctoral Research Fellow Program MSD hopes to attract the best scientists for participation in the program. You could be one of them.