Postdoc @ JAX
We welcome you to make the most of your postdoctoral training by joining our world-class nonprofit research institution that has a legacy of innovation and discovery in genetics and genomics. As a Postdoctoral Associate at The Jackson Laboratory, you can conduct cutting-edge research on the complex diseases impacting human health.
Postdoc opportunities are available in diverse research areas including aging, bioinformatics, cancer, computational biology, development, epigenetics, metabolism, immunology, infectious diseases, neurobiology, reproduction and systems genetics. Explore our faculty labs to learn how your skills and interests can contribute to our quest for precise genomic solutions for disease.
JAX Postdoctoral Associates benefit from:
JAX has developed a postdoc-centric integrative training program to facilitate career success both inside and outside academia. Postdoctoral Associates interested in pursuing an independent research program can apply for the JAX Scholar Program in their first year of training. JAX also helps trainees explore and prepare for a variety of research and non-research careers. Through programs like our signature The Whole Scientist course and monthly Science Forums, we help our Postdoctoral Associates develop their professional skills and expertise beyond the bench in areas such as:
Read the full description of our career development programs to find out how you can accelerate your scientific career as a JAX Postdoctoral Associate.
Our 43-acre campus in Bar Harbor, Maine is nestled between the Gulf of Maine and the mountains of Acadia National Park. Scientists here research the genetic causes of cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer's disease, glaucoma and many other diseases and conditions, using the mouse as a model.
JAX Genomic Medicine sits on a 17-acre site on the campus of the University of Connecticut Health Center, in Farmington. Scientists here investigate how each piece of the genome contributes to health and disease and how our genomes can guide personalized medical care.
BEYOND THE BENCH
JAX has a vibrant scientific and postdoctoral community with a number of interest groups that organize activities outside of the lab. The Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Program Office supports professional development through workshops and trainings. Our JAX Postdoctoral Association organizes social events to XXXX. Our training campuses in Bar Harbor, Maine, and Farmington, Connecticut are situated in great communities with diverse options for housing, dining, and outdoor recreation .
Join our team and help us lead the search for tomorrow’s cures today. Check out available Postdoctoral Associate positions and apply now to advance your research career at The Jackson Laboratory.
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