Open Positions

For Graduate students

I am joint appointed in the Biological Engineering and Chemical Engineering departments. You will need to submit an application to their respective graduate student coordinators for admission. Please feel free to contact me regarding the lab and our research.

For Postdocs

We have open positions for postdoctoral scholars in the lab. We seek highly motivated and productive candidates with a Ph.D. degree in the engineering or biological sciences (chemical engineering, bioengineering, biophysics, molecular biology, genetics) as well as experience in synthetic biology, molecular cloning, microbiology, modeling, and quantitative characterization. Strong analytical and quantitative skills are required. Familiarity with next-gen sequencing is desired.

Applications should be a single PDF file containing:

  1. A cover letter describing your research and career interests
  2. Your CV
  3. Preprints of any publications on your CV that are not available on-line
  4. The answers to the DNA riddles

Applications should be sent to using the subject line 'Postdoctoral application'. In addition, please have a letter of recommendation from your most recent adviser sent directly to me.