Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities


We are always looking for highly motivated, talented, and enthusiastic people with an interest in exploring novel ideas and learning about the molecular basis of how mRNAs regulate protein functions and protein localization in normal and cancer cells. Currently, we have openings for the following positions:

Graduate Students

Our lab welcomes interested graduate students from eligible programs (the Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and the Weill Cornell Graduate School and related Tri-Institutional graduate programs) to join for rotations.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Successful candidates should have a recent PhD or MD degree, preferably with a strong background in one or more of the following areas: RNA biology, molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry, or computational biology. Previous work in the fields of cancer biology, mitochondrial biology, or neurodegenerative diseases is a plus. Postdoctoral fellows are expected to have a strong work ethic, excellent organizational and communication skills, and critical thinking abilities.

The Sloan Kettering Institute offers subsidized housing and a competitive salary for postdocs.

To learn more about Postdoc compensation and benefits at MSK, click here.

Application Requirements

Postdoctoral Fellow

  • Cover letter indicating current and future research interests and expected availability date
  • CV
  • Description of past research experience and accomplishments
  • Selected reprints of publications
  • Names and contact details of three references