Appointment Titles

The following appointment titles require approval prior to completing Ellucian International Scholar Dossier (ISD). OISS cannot complete sponsorship requests until evidence of the approval is attached to the ISD record.


Titles that require approval from the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA):

Central Campus:

The OPA Summary web page is a good resource for information and applications.

  • post graduate associate
  • post graduate fellow
  • visiting fellow


The OPA Quick Fact Sheet and Appointment Procedures web pages are both excellent resources.

  • post graduate associate
  • post graduate fellow
  • laboratory associate


Titles that require special documents and approval: