We’re Hiring Postdocs!

September 30, 2020

We’re hiring postdocs! Please find the position description below and email with the application materials if you are interested!


Postdoctoral Fellow (or Research Scientist) with Prior Experience in Super-Resolution Imaging, Tissue Culture, or Biochemistry

Postdoctoral researcher (or research scientist) positions are available in the Chistol laboratory in Chemical and Systems Biology at the Stanford School of Medicine. Our group studies mechanisms of DNA replication and genome maintenance in eukaryotes using a blend of biochemistry, biophysics, and single-molecule approaches (see more at 

We are a young and vibrant lab looking for curious and motivated scientists. Candidates should have a PhD in life sciences, physics, chemistry, or related fields with a strong record of excellence and productivity in research. Women and under-represented minorities in academia are encouraged to apply.

Skills and Experience (one or more of the following)

  • Super-resolution microscopy (PALM, STORM, SIM, oligo-PAINT, STED, etc)
  • Single-molecule imaging (TIRF, FRET, other modalities)
  • Mammalian/human cell tissue culture
  • Protein biochemistry, antibody labeling,
  • Genome editing (CRISPR/Cas9) of mammalian/human cells

‍If you are interested, please email the following to

  1. Your CV
  2. Contact information for 3 references
  3. A brief cover letter outlining your prior experience and current research interests