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Join the lab!

A postdoctoral position is available in the Groisman Lab in the Microbial Sciences Institute at Yale University to investigate novel molecular mechanisms promoting fitness of the beneficial bacterium Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron in the mammalian gut.

Candidates with Ph.D. degrees in bacteriology, biochemistry, genetics, or molecular biology are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must have first-author publications in peer-reviewed journals and be highly motivated.

To apply, please send a CV, a description of research experience and scientific goals, and contact information for three references to Jennifer Aronson. Please also view our Publications.

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Postdoctoral applicants

  • CV
  • cover letter presenting your scientific interests within the context of our current research
  • contact information for three references
  • (preliminary identification of fellowships or other funding).

Graduate students in any program at Yale School of Medicine

  • short message describing your scientific interests.

Undergraduate students at Yale University

  • short message describing your interest in completing a senior thesis in our lab
  • commitment to lab work full-time in the summer before and part-time in the fall and spring of senior year.

To apply to Yale School of Medicine, please contact