Join Stanford


We are enthusiastic about training and working with the next generation of scientists. We welcome colleagues with diverse experiences, backgrounds, and skill sets. If you are curious about RNA and want to engage in stimulating research in a supportive and inclusive environment, join us. We are currently hiring at all levels.

Undergraduate students

If you are a Stanford undergrad please email Nicole with your CV and a short summary of research interests. We happily welcome undergraduates from other institutions for summer research experiences.

Graduate students

Prospective graduate students can apply to any of the Stanford PhD programs including Stanford Biosciences and the ChEM-H CBI Training Program. Our lab is part of the Department of Chemical and System Biology and of Developmental Biology. Please email Nicole if you are interested in a rotation.

Postdoctoral fellows

Candidates will have a PhD in life sciences or related fields. Please email Nicole with a cover letter describing your interest in the lab, a CV and contact information for three references.

Research technician

We have an opening for a research assistant to join our new group to work on projects related to how RNA modifications and mRNA processing control gene expression. This position would be ideal for a recent college graduate who is looking to gain research experience for a few years (1-2 years) before pursuing graduate or professional studies. Job description and application information can be found here: Life Science Research Professional 1 (2 Year Fixed Term) in School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States.