Information to help you transition and succeed in your new role
Welcome to NIH! We are excited that you are joining us and look forward to meeting you.
Transitions are exciting and challenging, especially when you are relocating to a new state or new country. We hope the information provided here smooths your transition and minimizes the challenges you face. We recommend that you read the applicable handbook as you begin: Summer handbook for summer interns, Postbac handbook for recent college graduates, Advanced trainee handbook for graduate students and postdocs
Note policies applicable to visiting fellows (international trainees), which are collected by the NIH Division of International Services (DIS). They provide critical information as you secure your visa and begin the onboarding process at NIH.
Plan your move
Resources to prepare you for the transition to the area surrounding the NIH campus location of your new role.
Onboard and settle in
Information to guide you as you start your position at NIH
Build your network
Recommendations for expanding your professional network during your NIH training