Life @ EPIC


Orientation Program

EPIC Predoctoral Fellowship applicants must have completed a Bachelors or Master’s degree by June 2019 and have strong quantitative and programming skills. EPIC will host a rigorous orientation session prior to the start of the fellowship program for selected candidates.


Career Development

EPIC hosts an annual career development retreat for all predoctoral fellows. Fellows will hear from faculty and researchers on topics ranging from advanced econometric techniques, journal submissions, PhD application tips, and career opportunities.


Courses at UChicago

The EPIC Predoctoral Fellowship offers competitive compensation and generous benefits, including 50% of your tuition for up to two classes per quarter, discounted commuter benefits, management and technical skills development, and comprehensive health, dental, and life insurance plans. For more information on the University of Chicago benefits, please click here.