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Postdoctoral Fellowships in Genome Architecture, Genetics, Epigenetics, and Ocular Gene Therapy

The applicants should have a PhD or MD/PhD (graduated since 2020) in cell or developmental biology, biochemistry, neurobiology, or genetics, with an excellent publication record. Candidates with proven experience in chromatin architecture, membraneless organelles, RNA-binding proteins, high resolution microscopy, AAV-based therapeutics, and/or relevant new technologies will be given preference. Successful fellows will have a strong passion to conduct independent scientific research and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. For more information, visit  and

Annual stipend will be commensurate with experience and training. The position provides generous scientific resources, stipend support, and health benefits. U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, and non-U.S. citizens are eligible to apply.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter with career goals, potential research projects of interest, curriculum vitae with publications, and contact information of three references to either Anand Swaroop, Ph.D., Senior Investigator and Chief, NNRL/NEI/NIH at or Tiansen Li, Ph.D., Senior Investigator and Head of the Ocular Gene Therapy Core, NEI/NIH at

The NIH is dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs. DHHS, NIH, and NEI are Equal Opportunity Employers.

Last updated: March 13, 2023