Ph.D. and Postdoctoral Programs

Exceptional opportunities for PhD and postdoctoral research and training in a unique scientific environment.

Accelerate Your Scientific Career

To learn more about Ph.D. and Postdoctoral Program at JAX and to get valuable career tips and insights, meet with our JAX Genomic Education specialists at conferences, career fairs and university campuses.

Things to look for in a mentor

Scientific staff at The Jackson Laboratory offer advice on what qualities you should look for when considering a scientific mentor.

  • Leah Graham

    Cooperative Ph.D. Training

    JAX offers PhD. students an exceptional opportunity to gain expertise in mammalian genetics and genomics in partnership with our degree-granting partner universities U Conn, Tufts, and U Maine.

  • Jeremy Racine

    JAX Postdoctoral Scholars

    The JAX Scholar award offers exceptional early-career scientists the opportunity to develop their independent research program at The Jackson Laboratory in preparation for the next step in their scientific career.

  • Postdoctoral Training

    JAX offers postdocs a unique research environment with access to unparalleled mammalian genetics resources, scientific services, and professional development programs.