Available Positions

​Post-doctoral Fellowship

We are looking for highly motivated candidates with strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently, has an MD and/or PhD, with a strong background in immunology, cell and molecular biology. Experience with mice, FACS and/or RNAseq are preferred.

The position focus on the study of the role of macrophages in tissue repair. The laboratory uses a combination of flow cytometry analysis, RNAseq, immunofluorescence and in vitro assays to characterize macrophage subpopulations involved in the rescue of degenerative tissues after transplantation of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells in murine models of genetic disorders. 

If you are interested, please submit your C.V. and three letters of reference to Stephanie Cherqui at scherqui@helath.ucsd.edu

Undergraduate Student Volunteers

We are looking for a voluntary undergraduate student who is interested in exploring the mechanism of mitochondrial neurodegenerative disease using in vivo studies, iPSC derived neurons, and CRISPR based gene editing systems. Background in cell and molecular biology is desired.

If you are interested in work with iPSCs, please send a CV to Priyanka Mishra, PhD at prmishra@health.ucsd.edu
If you are interested in using a CRISPR system, please send a CV to Joseph Rainaldi at jrainaldi@health.ucsd.edu