Our People & Culture

  • Our Values

    At the heart of these values are exceptional people – those in our JAX community and those we serve. We are actively building a diverse, inclusive, and global team representing the full spectrum of cultural and educational backgrounds, professional specialties, and perspectives.

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    Our Leaders

    The Jackson Laboratory leadership team drives the strategic direction of the organization. JAX is governed by its Board of Trustees, and guided by a Board of Scientific Counselors.

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    Join JAX today and be part of a community that is making a difference across the globe. If you want to work in a collaborative and supportive culture where you can make an impact on day one, JAX is the place for you.

  • Diversity Equity and Inclusion

    At JAX, diversity drives our science. We celebrate diversity of thought and inclusion of all people, for these are key to understanding and mastering the biologic complexity of human health.

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    Faces of JAX

    We all have a story. They form the basis for what excites and motivates us, what ‘makes us tick.’ They inspire and connect us, while illustrating how each of us is making a difference in our own way.