32 employees reported this benefit
13 days per year but can carry over and there is donation system to share unused sick leave.
I was on a contract position but some of my co-workers needed to be off certain days because of sickness and NIH was accommodating.
not many sick days for postdocs
Sick days is standard. You earn 4 hours per 2 weeks.
13 sick days per year. Sick days accrue if they are not used.
NIH is generous with sick leave and gives leeway for staff to help with sick relatives. I give them full credit for this one.
I fortunately did not get sick that year but I would have gotten all of the sick days that I would have needed.
More generous than paid leave and never expires.
we get a perfectly adequate amount of sick leave and it goes up with time in a lovely 20 word way
PI-dependent for sick days, but you are allowed to have